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Edge of Night (1999)

Afti i nyhta menei (original title)
On the brink of the new millennium, a young aspiring singer leaves Athens for the seedy nightclubs of the rough Greek province, bent on getting her big break amid milky-white cigarette smokes, decayed divas--and ultimately--broken hopes.

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Thanos Alexandris (based on a novel by), Thanos Alexandris (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Nikos Kouris Nikos Kouris ... Andreas
Athina Maximou Athina Maximou ... Stella
Zoe Nalbanti Zoe Nalbanti ... Tzina
Kostas Markopoulos Kostas Markopoulos ... Boxer
Thanasis Viskadourakis Thanasis Viskadourakis ... Miltos
Giannis Rozakis Giannis Rozakis ... Professor
George Dialegmenos George Dialegmenos ... Pontikas
Thanos Alexandris Thanos Alexandris ... Alexandris
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Akis Akis ... Singer
Nikos Alatzas Nikos Alatzas
Thanasis Anagnostopoulos Thanasis Anagnostopoulos
Thomais Androutsou Thomais Androutsou
Giannis Astrakakis Giannis Astrakakis
George Bakolas George Bakolas
Fotini Baxevani
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Storyline

Stella is a beautiful young girl who dreams of becoming one day a famous singer. Her boyfriend Andreas leads a quiet life working at his small store, and doesn't approve Stella's quest for fame. When she decides to leave Athens for a singing job offered to her somewhere in north Greece, Andreas sets off on a quest to find her again and convince her to come back to him. Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

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A love adventure. A journey to the edge of night.

Genres:

Drama | Music | Romance

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Country:

Greece | Cyprus

Language:

Greek

Release Date:

1999 (Greece) See more »

Also Known As:

Au bout de la nuit See more »

Filming Locations:

Xanthi, Greece See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Connections

References Lost Highway (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

Selini
Composed by Stamatis Kraounakis
Lyrics by Lina Nikolakopoulou
Performed by Sofia Hristou
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absolute waste of time
11 January 2018 | by nansy_gunsSee all my reviews

This is my first review and I felt the need to write something about this disaster of a movie. I cannot believe the 10 star reviews. it is laughable! Yes there is some truth and underlying meaning regarding this cheap type of entertainment (Skiladika) BUT it is portrayed in the most stupid and shallow way possible. The acting is bad, scenario is super weak, it is so cliche and you have nothing to gain from this movie. Please do not waste your time watching this movie, instead go and watch Little England or something that actually celebrates the art of cinema instead of this cult tragedy.


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