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The Island (2009)

Nisos (original title)
The death of a prominent citizen reveals the corruption that festers behind closed doors on a seemingly serene Greek island.

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Eleni Kastani ...
Elissavet Konstantinidou ...
Angela (as Elisavet Konstantinidou)
Vladimiros Kiriakidis ...
Babis (as Vladimiros Kyriakidis)
Mihalis Marinos ...
Papa Lampros (as Michalis Marinos)
Odysseas Papaspiliopoulos ...
Apostolis
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Tania Tripi ...
Loula (as Tania Trypi)
Zeta Douka ...
Afroditi
Dafni Labroyanni ...
Eva (as Dafni Lamprogianni)
Pavlos Orkopoulos ...
Thomas
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Eirini (as Ntoretta Papadimitriou)
Kostas Triantafyllopoulos ...
Athanasiou
Kostas Falelakis ...
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Antinoos Albanis ...
Stratos
Mihail Giannikakis ...
Nikitas (as Michail Giannikakis)
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The death of a prominent citizen reveals the corruption that festers behind closed doors on a seemingly serene Greek island.

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Followed by Nisos 2: To kynigi tou hamenou thisavrou (2011) See more »

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Excellent movie,
6 January 2010 | by (Greece) – See all my reviews

It's an excellent movie with good performances from the actors and a lot of unforced funny moments. The fact that the movie should probably be characterized as a 13+ movie doesn't make it a bad movie, neither justifies a bad review. Perhaps it's the parents who should be more careful when bringing their children to the cinema and it's not the movie to blame. Not only is "Nisos" a pleasant movie to watch but also it is a meaningful one since it's main theme is the resemblance of the hypocrisy of the Greek society in the 21rst century while all of of the action takes place in one of the most beautiful Greek Islands, Sifnos. I undoubtedly recommend it!


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