Eleni (1985)



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A news correspondent for The New York Times returns to his native Greece to learn the truth about his mother's death and bring to justice her killers. The story is based on Nicholas Gage's gripping autobiographical account of his own search.

Rating: PG
Genre: Drama
Directed By:
Written By: Nicholas Gage, Steve Tesich


as Nicholas Gage

as Katina

as Grandmother

as Christos

as Grandfather

as Lukas' Wife

as Alexandra

as Glykeria

as Katina's Son

as New York Secretary

as Sidney Cohn

as Nick's Daughter

as Minister of Justice

as Nationalist on Horse

as Officer on Horse

as Guerrilla

as Guerrilla

as Athens Secretary

as Czech Officer

as Katis' Wife

as Katis' Daughter

as Katis' Granddaughter

as Young Christos
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Critic Reviews for Eleni

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (5)

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review… | March 26, 2009
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Full Review… | January 26, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | August 30, 2004
New York Times
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Reader
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An extraordinary movie about a heroic Greek woman with an outstanding performance by Kate Nelligan.

Full Review… | August 22, 2004
Spirituality and Practice

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