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Loafing and Camouflage: Sirens in the Aegean (2005)

Loufa kai parallagi: Seirines sto Aigaio (original title)
A group of Greek solders, who serve their military service in Kos, is sent to guard the skerry of Pitta. Everything looked normal until a Turkish boat disembarks 4 castaways on Pitta.

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Yannis Tsimitselis ...
Yorgos Seitaridis ...
Sgt. Hampos Parlavatzas
Ioannis Papazisis ...
Pvt. Denis Kalouris
Socratis Patsikas ...
Pvt. Stefanos Nakos
Stelios Xanthoudakis ...
Pvt. Manolis Papadakis
Orfeas Avgoustidis ...
Vassilis Haralambopoulos ...
Pvt. Bakakos
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Xenofon Makris
Vicky Kaya ...
Marialena Georgiadou
Tugçe Kazaz ...
Havva
Arzu Yanardag ...
Sevda
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Kenan
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Pinar (as Muge Bakircioglu)
Metin Belgin ...
Captain Osman
Turgay Tanülkü ...
Turgut
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This army satire follows a small group of Greek soldiers in the island of Kos, when they are assigned to spend a few days guarding a small rock island named pita. After their arrival in pita, they soon face a serious problem as a small Turkish ship arrives in the area. What do these intruders really want, and what are these beautiful girls doing with them? Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

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8 December 2005 (Greece)  »

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Loafing and Camouflage: Sirens in the Aegean  »

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€50,000 (estimated)
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Followed by Loafing and Camouflage: I-4 (2008) See more »

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Pano stin trela mou
Performed by Vanesa Adamopoulou and the cast (I-7)
Music by Dimitris Kontopoulos
Lyrics by Nikos Gritsis
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A simple movie, very entertaining.
29 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I found this movie a great example of the Greek character and also the nature surrounding it. The story is simple yet funny and very entertaining. Of course the movie is by Greeks for Greeks but I think with subtitles it can gain fans outside of Greece, except probably for the US where one will not be able to understand how a bunch of soldiers are dealing with a simple border incident in one of the most disputed parts of Greece. What is different here is that instead of the soldiers getting drunk and shooting everything that moves, they are getting romantically involved with their captives and entertain them while they are awaiting orders from their superiors.


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