This culture collision comedy is full of cliches, but as the Greek prostitute with a heart of gold, Melina Mercouri gives an infectiously joyous Oscar-nominated performance.
| Original Score: B
| Original Score: 3/5
| Original Score: 4/5
While the film serves to exploit the myth of the happy prostitute, it reveals the charm and powerful simplicity of the Greece people.
| Original Score: A-
Her earthiness is grounding, the only element keeping the world from spinning off its axis; beware the man, and woe to mankind, for formulating her to a wall.
| Original Score: 3/4
Mercouri's energetic performance took it to greater heights than it deserved.
| Original Score: C+