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28i Oktovriou, ora 5,30 (1971)

During the German intervention in the Greco-Italian War, Lieutenant, Willy Knut, and his men invade a Macedonian village, forcing the inhabitants to work in an ammunition assembly line. Can the fervent patriots thwart the Nazis' ambitions?


Kostas Karagiannis


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Credited cast:
Hristos Politis Hristos Politis ... Stelios
Vera Krouska ... Eleni
Fernando Sancho ... Tryfonas Platanias
Lakis Komninos ... Lieutenant Willy Knut
Dimitris Bislanis Dimitris Bislanis ... Sergeant
Giota Soimoiri Giota Soimoiri ... Froso
Nikitas Platis Nikitas Platis ... Pantelis
Giannis Katranis Giannis Katranis ... Kyriakos Platanias
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Stratos Alexiou Stratos Alexiou
Haris Kedikos Haris Kedikos
Vangelis Litsos Vangelis Litsos
Timos Perlegas Timos Perlegas ... (as Timoleon Perlegas)


After the Greek-Italian war, Kyriakos Platanias returns to his village, Little Elm, with many decorations and with amputated legs. His father Tryphon was always proud of his son can not stand this situation and takes refuge in booze. Soon, Little Elm occupied by the Germans led by Willy Knut, who treats the villagers as his servants. But the new slavery not tolerate Tryphon and is determined after his son Kyriakos murdered by Willy Knut, revenge and rebelled together with the villagers against the invaders. Written by Tony Montana

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Drama | War






Greek | German

Release Date:

1 February 1971 (Greece) See more »

Also Known As:

28 Oktovriou, ora 5.30 See more »

Filming Locations:

Galatista, Halkidiki, Greece

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Production Co:

Art Films See more »
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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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The movie was screened between 1970-1971 and sold 321,543 tickets. It came 10th out of 87 movies. See more »

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Good movie about Greece during WWII
28 October 2000 | by bluthanSee all my reviews

A very good movie about a German officer and his group of soldiers that invade a small greek village - during WWII - and the resistance of the villagers. The correct title of the movie is "28 Oktovriou, ora 5:30" which means October 28th time 5:30

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