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The Hook (1976)
"To agistri" (original title)

 -  Crime | Thriller
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Kostas is an all-powerful tycoon, in love with his beautiful wife, Iro, who, however, is cheating on him with a young playboy, Nikos. The two lovers are planning to kill Kostas, and believe... See full summary »

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Iro Mara
Günther Stoll ...
Kostas Maras
Robert Behling ...
Nick Vitalis (as Bob Behling)
Sofia Roubou ...
Nelly
Giorgos Kyritsis ...
Inspector Alexiou
Dinos Karidis ...
Giorgos Vakouletos ...
Giorgos
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Blonde Lady Friend Of Kostas
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kyriakos Danikas
Litsa Gallou
Dionysis Prionas
Giannis Tsiknis
Spyros Voutsinas
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Kostas is an all-powerful tycoon, in love with his beautiful wife, Iro, who, however, is cheating on him with a young playboy, Nikos. The two lovers are planning to kill Kostas, and believe that the opportunity arises during a yachting regatta, where the crime can appear as an accident. Nikos, however, falls into the sea, and his body is never found. The police investigating the cause of the accident don't believe the claims of Nikos' fiancée that her fiancé was murdered. As it turns out, Kostas was aware of his wife and Nikos' plans, and the disappearance of the latter was his idea for revenge. Nevertheless, the conflict of the married couple will be fatal for everyone. Written by Greek Film Archive

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Hare san ertheis
Composed by Giorgos Hatzinasios
Lyrics by Giorgos Kanellopoulos
Performed by Manolis Mitsias
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