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Zorba the Greek

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MPAA Rating: NR
Genre: Drama
Director: Michalis Cacoyannis

Traveling to inspect an abandoned mine his father owns in Crete, English author Basil meets the exuberant peasant Zorba 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, and Zorba takes up with the woman who runs their hotel . When things go wrong, Zorba teaches Basil how to enjoy life even under the most trying circumstances.

Cast :

  • Anthony Quinn
  • Alexis Zorba
  • Alan Bates
  • Basil
  • Irene Papas
  • Widow
  • Lila Kedrova
  • Madame Hortense
  • George Foundas
  • Mavrandoni
  • Eleni Anousaki
  • Lola
  • Sotiris Moustakas
  • Mimithos
  • Takis Emmanuel
  • Manolakas
  • George Voyadjis
  • Pavlo
  • Anna Kyriakou
  • Soul
Producers :
Michalis Cacoyannis
Writers :

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