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Crying... Silicon Tears (2001)
"To klama vgike ap' ton Paradeiso" (original title)

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This is the story of two Greek families, named Delafrangas and Bisbikides. The former family is very wealthy & lucky, the latter very poor and continually struck by fate. Poor but honest ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Anna Panagiotopoulou ...
Lavrentia Bisbiki
Mirka Papakonstantinou ...
Tzela Delafranga
Tasos Halkias ...
Stefanos Baras
Maria Kavoyianni ...
Martha Bisbiki
Joyce Evidi ...
Jenny Delafranga (as Joys Evidi)
Michalis Reppas ...
Giakoumis Bardakas
Trifon Karatzas ...
Vyron Delafrangas
Anna Kyriakou ...
Thekla Bara
Mina Adamaki ...
Billio
Alexandros Antonopoulos ...
Hristos Valavanidis ...
Heinrich Von Snitchell
Dimitris Piatas ...
Kitsos Vardoulas
Sofia Filippidou ...
Syrmo
Mimis Chrisomalis ...
Parnassos
Babis Giotopoulos ...
Syrmo's Father
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This is the story of two Greek families, named Delafrangas and Bisbikides. The former family is very wealthy & lucky, the latter very poor and continually struck by fate. Poor but honest Martha is in love with Giakoumis, a young builder and bouzouki organist, but all her dreams fall apart when posh Tzela "steals" the love of her beloved one... A couple of flash backs, following their families roots back to WW2 and the Turkish domination, and a hidden secret will unfold the story's ending... Written by Yiorgos Efthimiadis <sethdove@hotmail.com>

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25 October 2001 (Greece)  »

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Crying... Silicon Tears  »

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GRD 450,000,000 (estimated)
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Exceptionally good
5 June 2003 | by (Greece) – See all my reviews

I never go to the cinema nowadays to watch a Greek film because most that are made are awful and all about sexual relationships.I don't like that.But when i saw the trailer for "To klama vgike apo ton paradeiso", I was surpised!It was very promising, so me and my friends went to see it.And it was indeed very good!It makes fun of old Greek films that are considered here classics and if you recognize them, the film is even funnier!I don't know if a non-Greek would like it as much.


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