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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.more
Rating: PG
Genre: Drama
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Written By: Nicholas Gage, Steve Tesich
Warner Bros.


John Malkovich
as Nicholas Gage
Linda Hunt
as Katina
Rosalie Crutchley
as Grandmother
Steve Plytas
as Christos
Peter Woodthorpe
as Grandfather
Alison King
as Lukas' Wife
Maria Calvente
as Alexandra
Anhoula Vraka
as Glykeria
Noam Almaz
as Katina's Son
Arlene Mazerolle
as New York Secretary
Michael Zelniker
as Sidney Cohn
Adrienne Pocock
as Nick's Daughter
Anthony Stamboulieh
as Minister of Justice
Michael Chesden
as Nationalist on Horse
Miguel Pedregosa
as Officer on Horse
Vic Tablian
as Guerrilla
John Eastham
as Guerrilla
Athena Voyatzis
as Athens Secretary
Aaron Schwartz
as Czech Officer
Pat Carroll Brown
as Katis' Wife
Theresa Tora
as Katis' Daughter
Lisa Jakub
as Katis' Granddaughter
Alfred Molina
as Young Christos
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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
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