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Manto Mavrogenous (1971)
Manto Mavrogenous (1971)
Original name: Μαντώ Μαυρογένους
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Vienna 1820, the Manto Mavrogenous encounters a group of Greek students and talk of revolution to be made. Returning to Greece uncle of the initiates at Friendly Society. Madonna sells its dowry and equip their ships and army to help the revolution. Meet the founder of the Friendly Society, Dimitrios Ypsilanti, and builds relationships with him but encounters the objections of the political leaders of the struggle and particularly of Ioannis Kolettis who fears the two young people like to be the first king of the new nation. To break up the uses of beautiful paintings Niki monk who just came from Paris.
Style: romantic
Plot: love, ship, money, prince, revolution, illness, secret, french, mother, leader, courage, wartime, will, community, letter, society, independence, commander, secret organization, dowry, beer, flashback, battle, sword, fight ...
Time: 1800s, 1820s
Place: greece, ottoman empire, battleship

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October 28, 1940: 5:30 A.M. (1971)
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Duration: 102 min.
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Che Guevara (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
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Pearl Harbor (2001)
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Duration: 183 min.
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Duration: 110 min.
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Duration: 119 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating, epic
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