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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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The best Greek comedy film ever .
27 December 2001 | by (Larnaca, Cyprus) – See all my reviews

I've seen it 5 times until now and i intend to watch it again and again because every time i see it i discover new things . It is very clever and very funny and all the players give their best and the roles are as if are written just for them. One of the reasons i liked it most is the music and the songs written by Afroditi Manou one of the most talented song writers and singers in Greece now .

I'm sure that everyone who sees this film likes it (at least laughs a lot) i can say that because i went with friends of different tastes every time i have seen the film .


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