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Beware of Greeks Bearing Guns (2000)
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Beware of Greeks Bearing Guns (2000)
Original name: Φοβού τους Έλληνες
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Australia, Greece
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Manos, a Greek school teacher, is forced to travel to Melbourne, Australia when the man who murdered his grandfather 57 years ago surfaces there. While the reluctant Manos is tutored in the art of revenge by old friend Stephanos, he also attempts to patch things up with his former fiance Nicki.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: vengeance, twins, teacher, murder, vigilantism, rivalry, crimes, family relations, couple relations, couples, fascism, old friend, vendetta, friendship, machismo, brother brother relationship, mistaken identity, world war two, school, siblings relations, revenge, love, village, fascist, death ...
Time: 20th century, year 1943, year 1971
Place: australia, crete, melbourne australia

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