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Epikindynes mageirikes (2010)

This is the first feature film by Vassilis Tselemengos. The story is based on the novel written by Andreas Staikos. Damocles is a famous chef, whose cooking is no longer popular. He feels ... See full summary »

Director:

Vasilis Tselemegos

Writers:

Maria Powell (screenplay), Andreas Staikos (book)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Georges Corraface ... Damoklis
Constantine Markoulakis ... Dimitris (as Konstandinos Markoulakis)
Katia Zygouli Katia Zygouli ... Nana
Theofania Papathoma Theofania Papathoma ... Olga
Mirto Alikaki ... Vicky
Alex Moukanos ... Andreas
Petros Lagoutis ... Takis
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
George Psomiadis ... Gala Host
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This is the first feature film by Vassilis Tselemengos. The story is based on the novel written by Andreas Staikos. Damocles is a famous chef, whose cooking is no longer popular. He feels lonely and unsatisfied. NANA comes into his life in a critical moment: he has decided to write a book on gastronomy and Nana is his muse. His cooking turns into a complicated personal art, as it is a gift to Nana and a way to attract her. Nana on the other hand poses for Fine Arts students and uses her beauty to survive. She is lonely and careless until the day she meets Damocles. Their relationship changes her life but it gradually makes her suffocate. However NANA finds a new love interest, when Dimitris moves to the building. Dimitris is a young, volatile man with no special talents. He manages to cover his loneliness by pretending to be nervous and very busy. The couple next door is the center of is interest. Dimitris creates an explosive atmosphere as he attempts to challenge Damocles cooking ... Written by CL PRODUCTIONS

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A feast of flavors, colors and love.

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

Greece

Language:

Greek

Release Date:

4 February 2010 (Greece) See more »

Also Known As:

Dangerous Cooking See more »

Filming Locations:

Athens, Greece

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Color
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light and fun
9 February 2010 | by georgioskarpouzasSee all my reviews

I found this movie funny and it created a positive emotional situation to me after it's view. The two actors had physique and mannerisms that were congruent with their respective roles, one as a respectable chef, the other as a more popular cook of the merchant navy.

The actress who is mainly a model played a role that did not demand much speaking but rather sensuality and sexual innuendo in which she excelled. The girl who played the cook's sister was also notable.

The sexual scenes were playful and satisfying and the movie had a clever ending.

Light as the breeze.


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