Zorba the Greek Reviews

February 5, 2020
[Director Michael] Cacoyannis' skills as a craftsman are considerable.
July 16, 2019
As a whole the picture doesn't come off, partly because Quinn completely overshadows Alan Bates. Partly, too, because so much is unexplained.
August 20, 2011
The serious critique in Zorba attends the tragic elements in the story
August 15, 2011
A pensive film about the need to find your own truth while living life to its fullest.
February 29, 2008
July 31, 2007
Despite Cacoyannis' plodding helming, and schematic contrast between the inhibited Brit and lusty Greek, the film is enjoyable due to Anthony Quinn's performance and Theodorakis' glorious music.
April 23, 2006
Gained international acclaim for Anthony Quinn in a role many believe he was born to play and one that he's become best-remembered for.
May 29, 2005
November 20, 2003
Zorba the Greek is a motion picture that is right in every way -- inspired acting, perfect direction, artful photography.
September 5, 2003