Five strangers find themselves trapped in an elevator of a luxurious hotel, witnessing the death of a former government official. Just before he dies, he claims that he has been poisoned ... See full summary »
Leonidas is a high school student that hates studying and enjoys rebel life. How can he, his girlfriend and friends cope with his meddler grandma and divorced parents , who just can't help interfering in their lives?
The adventures of four people who live next to each other somewhere in Athens. Spyros and his wife Dimitra on one apartment, and Vlassis with his gay friend Yannis on the other. Though they... See full summary »
Alexis wants to learn everything about her mother's past. To her surprise, she finds out that her family is connected with the isolated island of Spinaloga - the former settlement of lepers. The adaption of the best-selling novel, "The Island", by Victoria Hislop.
A satire of life in modern Greece, presented through a series of different stories about sex. We see several couples and their relation with sex in parallel stories that come together in a hilarious way as the film progresses.
Plot: A middle-aged businessman, who is a hopeless womanizer, ends up in all kinds of troubles because of his current or past flirts.
You'll love Ekeines Kai Ego if: You want one of the best comedy sitcoms in existence and if you like Giannis Bezos, one of the best actors that have walked on this little pale blue dot. 10 minutes from any episode of Ekeines Kai Ego is 100 times better than any universally known sitcom, whether that's Friends, Married With Children, etc. The plot of all episodes is relatively simple. Doganos meats a woman from his past who usually gets him entangled in various situations. However the overall design of the whole series is great, with wonderful characters, each one with its own special characteristics and all portrayed by great actors. The whole thing though is based in the main character and we're very lucky that this guy is played by Giannis Bezos who literally "carries the whole thing on his back". The series is full of great quotes, perfect comedic timing and wonderful acting by actual comedic actors unlike most "modern" Greek series. I pity you folks I pity you because you know Jim Carrey, Ben Stiller, Robin Williams and so on, but you don't know Giannis Bezos a real comedian! Finally Bezos is also a great singer, who loves quality music and because of that each episode has one or two music breaks, that unlike most movies\series were music is used just as a filler here it enhances the whole thing since it seamlessly blends music and comedy.
You'll hate Ekeines Kai Ego if: well to say the truth there aren't many bad things to say about this particular series. There are only two I can think of and they are not so important. The first is that each episode follows the same concept and the second that some of the actresses that play Doganos' past flirts lack charisma, although most of them are very good.
FINAL VERDICT: One Of The Best Sitcoms Of All Time (9/10)
[+] Extremely funny. Great characters portrayed by great actors. Giannis Bezos at his best! Great music breaks
[-] The same concept over and over. Learn Greek!!!
Also Check: Konstadinou Kai Elenis (1998) Oi Aparadektoi (1991) Oi Men Kai Oi Den (1993) - Tis Ellados Ta Paidia (1993)
P.S.: My purpose in all my IMDb Reviews is not to say "I like\don't like this movie" but to help you decide whether YOU will like it or not since everything is all about taste and expectations IMO...
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