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Zorba the Greek

Not Yet Rated| 2 hr. 22 min.

Plot Summary
Traveling to inspect an abandoned mine his father owns in Crete, English author Basil (Alan Bates) meets the exuberant peasant Zorba (Anthony Quinn) and invites him along when the older man claims he has mining experience. In Basil's father's old village, he finds himself attracted to a young widow (Irene Papas), and Zorba takes up with the woman who runs their hotel (Lila Kedrova). When things go wrong, Zorba teaches Basil how to enjoy life even under the most trying circumstances.

Cast: Anthony Quinn , Alan Bates , Irene Papas , Lila Kedrova , George Foundas , Eleni Anousaki , Sotiris Moustakas , Takis Emmanuel

Director: Michalis Cacoyannis

Genres: Drama

Zorba the Greek (1964)

Release Date: December 17th, 1964|2 hr. 22 min.

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