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The Jackals (1981)

Ta tsakalia: Ena koinoniko provlima (original title)
George is a young and handsome man who only cares about motorcycles, discos, girls. When he realizes that he cannot go on living in poverty, he decides to rob his own father (Spiros ... See full summary »

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Giannis Dalianidis
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Credited cast:
Panos Mihalopoulos ... Giorgos Anastasopoulos
Athina Tsilyra Athina Tsilyra ... Eleni
Yorgos Rigas Yorgos Rigas ... Loukas Leventatos
Stamatis Gardelis ... Fanis
Sofia Aliberti Sofia Aliberti ... Athina Fotiadou
Pavlos Kontoyannidis ... Alexandros Hronis (as Pavlos Kontogiannis)
Melpo Zarokosta Melpo Zarokosta ... Eleni's Mother
Maria Zafiraki Maria Zafiraki ... Fanis' Mother
Nikos Kouros Nikos Kouros ... Anastasios Spanidis
Dimitra Seremeti-Papachristou Dimitra Seremeti-Papachristou ... Giorgos' Mother (as Dimitra Seremeti)
Kelly Sakakou Kelly Sakakou ... TV Hostess
Spyros Kalogirou ... Manolis Anastasopoulos
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jacqueline Bethia Jacqueline Bethia ... Ursula
M. Emmanouilidis M. Emmanouilidis
S. Emmanouilidis S. Emmanouilidis
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George is a young and handsome man who only cares about motorcycles, discos, girls. When he realizes that he cannot go on living in poverty, he decides to rob his own father (Spiros Kalogirou- a highly respected Greek actor) along with 2 friends of his. A couple of days ago Fanis (Stamatis Gardelis- an "icon" of the 80s Greek cinema) dies. Written by invrct@yahoo.gr

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Me thimase re pousti?

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Country:

Greece

Language:

Greek

Release Date:

1981 (Greece) See more »

Also Known As:

Jóvenes rebeldes See more »

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Mono

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Written by Vangelis
Performed by Vangelis
Courtesy of RCA Records
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The Greek 80's on your screen!
30 August 2003 | by Discotheque-Jacky_OSee all my reviews

Words are meaningless if you are about to describe this movie.The corruption of the Greek teenagers,in your screen!See how life was in the 80's,the fast motorcycles,the fantastic Discotheque-Jacky.O... The Plot:Giorgos (Panos Mixalopoulos) is the classic bad boy.He likes motorcycles,discos,pretty girls and stuff.He meets his friends at the disco,and sometimes at his friend's house,a foreign girl named Ursula Van Hoven.His friend,Fanis (Stamatis Gardelis) ,meets a girl from the country,who ran out from home because of her parents.Her name is Athina(Sofia Aliberti).Giorgos also meets one day at the disco a girl called Eleni (Athina Tsilira).One day,his naughty friend Loukas (Giorgos Rigas),says to him that he has a good idea.The idea is to rob Giorgos' father,who works in a bank,take the money and run!Can you just think of the rest?... The first part of the trilogy of Giannis Dalianidis,(Ta Tsakalia,I Strofi,Oi Epikindynoi),will stick you on screen!The best cult movie ever!


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