Greek american movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant greek american movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful, humorous and clever films and TV shows about / with greek american, family relations, love and romance, brutality, greek, betrayal, cigarette smoking, couples, husband wife relationship and murder plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, Canada, Greece and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as greek american: A Dream of Kings (1969), Final Analysis (1992), The Kitchen (2019), Hunk (1987), Good Time (2017), Go Naked In The World (1961), Well Kept Secrets: Athanassia (2008), The Opera Lover (1999), Signs & Wonders (2000), Dark Odyssey (1961).

List of greek american movies

A Dream of Kings (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A powerful and touching drama set in Chicago's vibrant Greek-American community, A Dream of Kings benefits from the regal talent of Anthony Quinn in a role he was born to play: Matsoukos, a proud, earthy optimist, very much like his ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: optimism, family relations, hopes, terminal illness, greek american, life is a bitch, immigrants, sexual dysfunction, one more chance, couples, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: 60s
Place: chicago illinois, greece, usa, europe
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Final Analysis (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Barr is a psychiatrist who falls in love with the sister of one of his clients. She's beautiful and married to a gangster. She hates her husband but is unable to escape from him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, sexy, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: extramarital affair, murder, infidelity, psychiatrist, gangsters, betrayal, family problems, love triangle, femme fatale, manipulation, mystery, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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The Kitchen (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An Irish mob story set in 1970s Hell's Kitchen. After the mobsters are sentenced to jail, their wives take their place — and do as good of a job, if not better.
Style: cynical, suspense, tense, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: organized crime, armed robbery, gangsters, gangster, extortion, courtroom, shooting, friendship, mafia, jeweler, irish mob, female protagonist ...
Time: 70s, year 1979, year 1978
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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Hunk (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A "devilish" tale about an ordinary guy who is visited by a beautiful apparition promising him popularity and drop-dead good looks in exchange for his soul. Transformed overnight into a "hunk," he soon discovers there may be hell ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, cult film, sex comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, nerd, womanizer, love and romance, unlikely couple, fall in love, switching roles, cons and scams, physical appearance, disorder, couples, beach house ...
Place: california
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Good Time (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After a botched bank robbery lands his younger brother in prison, Connie Nikas embarks on a twisted odyssey through the city's underworld in an increasingly desperate—and dangerous—attempt to get his brother Nick out of jail.
Style: brutal, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, underground film ...
Plot: on the run, loneliness, brother, bank robber, prison, violence, wheelchair, stolen money, one night, brother brother relationship, game playing, promise ...
Time: year 2016
Place: bronx new york city, manhattan new york city, new york
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Go Naked In The World (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A domineering San Francisco businessman is determined to put an end to his son's romance with a high-priced hooker.
Plot: prostitute, brother sister relationship, father son relationship, call girl, greek american, construction worker, construction company, mother son relationship
Place: san francisco
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Well Kept Secrets: Athanassia (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece, USA, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: ATHANASIA A young American woman returns to her Greek roots in search of her real father. Accompanied by her stepfather, she shatters the very myths designed to protect her. She uncovers an unlikely relationship between those who raised her, a ...
Plot: island, secret, greek, past life, sister sister relationship, rape, flashback, greek american, father daughter relationship, homeland
Place: greece
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The Opera Lover (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A middle-aged produce salesman finds his love of opera and singing reawakened when his childhood love returns to town.
Style: humorous, psychological, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, screwball, family problems, love and romance, romance, hopes, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, lovers reunited, love affair, working class, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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Signs & Wonders (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Greece
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Under the influence of signs and premonitions, a man allows himself to veer in and out of a love affair with his colleague.
Style: emotional, clever, serious, realistic, biting ...
Plot: love triangle, love affair, introspection, life turned upside down, dishonesty, dysfunctional family, infidelity, obsession, midlife crisis, destructive relationship, couple relations, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany, france, greece, sweden, athens ...
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Dark Odyssey (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Yianni Martakis, a sailor immigrant in New York City, is on a mission to find and kill the man who raped his sister. Along the way he becomes entangled with the sweet, unassuming Niki Vassos, and must decide whether he should forget his path of ...
Plot: pursuit, male female relationship, rape and revenge, rape, immigrants, culture clash, revenge, gun, brother sister relationship, vengeance, neo noir, greek ...
Place: new york
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Too Late Blues (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ghost is an idealogical musician who would rather play his blues in the park to the birds than compromise himself.
Plot: jazz, interracial friendship, apartment, piano playing, italian american, children, ghost, bartender, fistfight, baseball bat, talent agent, piano ...
Place: los angeles
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Kojak (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Kojak is an American television series starring Telly Savalas as the title character, bald New York City Police Department Detective Lieutenant Theo Kojak. It aired from October 24, 1973, to March 18, 1978, on CBS. It took the time slot of the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, clever, realistic, serious ...
Plot: police detective, police, who done it, danger, fighting crime, crimes, police investigation, law enforcement, rivalry, honest law enforcer, investigation, greek ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Full House (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Full House is an American sitcom television series. Set in San Francisco, the show chronicles widowed father Danny Tanner, who, after the death of his wife Pam, enlists his best friend Joey Gladstone and his brother-in-law Jesse Katsopolis to help ...
Style: sitcom, sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, friends, single parent, family life, father daughter relationship, single father, parents and children, eccentric family, siblings relations, friendship, family relations, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, san francisco, california
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The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: This remake of the 1946 movie of the same name accounts an affair between a seedy drifter and a seductive wife of a roadside cafe owner. This begins a chain of events that culminates in murder. Based on a novel by James M. Cain.
Style: serious, sexy, suspense, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: neo noir, murder, obsession, betrayal, infidelity, conspiracy, crime, crimes, fatal attraction, love affair, romance, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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A Perfect Couple (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Offbeat but endearing romantic comedy about unlikely match-up (by computer dating) of straitlaced Dooley, under the thumb of overbearing father, and singer Heflin, whose life is wrapped up with her familial rock group.
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, musician, unlikely couple, romance, lifestyle, love and romance, looking for love, family relations, friends, couples, older man younger woman relationship, singer ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
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Brides (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece, USA, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A young female character, Nikki Douka, from Samothraki, is sailing to the U.S. to fulfill a marriage contract and save her family honor. Her skills as a seamstress keep her busily sewing throughout the voyage to alter wedding dresses for the ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, sexy, sexual
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ship, greek, fall in love, couples, cruise, immigrants, love and romance, romance, society, wedding, forbidden love, class differences ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: new york, usa
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My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young Greek woman falls in love with a non-Greek and struggles to get her family to accept him while she comes to terms with her heritage and cultural identity.
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, funny, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, romance, culture clash, greek, mother daughter relationship, wedding preparations and rituals, parent child relationship, parents and children, prejudice, unlikely couple, stereotypes, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, greece, san francisco
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My Life in Ruins (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Greek tour guide named Georgia attempts to recapture her kefi (Greek for mojo) by guiding a ragtag group of tourists around Greece and showing them the beauty of her native land. Along the way, she manages to open their eyes to the wonders of an ...
Style: sentimental, funny, sweet, entertaining, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: tour guide, workplace romance, romance, hospital, nothing goes right, looking for love, fish out of water, love affair, singleness, disorder, hopes, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe, athens greece, hawaii, australia ...
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Men of Respect (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this modern day version of Shakespeare's Macbeth, a hitman heeds a spiritualist's prophesies that he will rise to the head of his family. He starts his ascension by clandestinely executing the heads of the family and casting the blame ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, mob boss, dishonesty, gangsters, rivalry, crimes, ambition, murder, tough heroes, mafia, violence, fortune teller ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, bronx new york city
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The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Singer is a deaf-mute whose small world brings him in contact with a young girl, Mick, who cherishes a seemingly hopeless dream of becoming a concert pianist. At first hostile, Mick soon becomes friends with Singer, hoping to enlarge his small ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, sincere, gloomy, emotional ...
Plot: coming of age, racism, hopes, unfulfillment, lifestyle, youth, society, mute or deaf, life is a bitch, love and romance, family relations, teenage life ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, alabama, georgia
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Godzilla (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: When a freighter is viciously attacked in the Pacific Ocean, a team of experts -- including biologist Niko Tatopoulos and scientists Elsie Chapman and Mendel Craven -- concludes that an oversized reptile is the culprit. Before long, the giant lizard ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: godzilla, dinosaur, danger, human versus monster, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, giant, save the world, deadly creature, animal horror, escapades, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, future
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey ...
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The Exorcist (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: 12-year-old Regan MacNeil begins to adapt an explicit new personality as strange events befall the local area of Georgetown. Her mother becomes torn between science and superstition in a desperate bid to save her daughter, and ultimately turns to ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, frightening, psychological ...
Plot: exorcism, devil, religion, supernatural, evil force, demons, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, priest, paranormal activity, demon, clergy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa, asia, middle east, iraq
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Charlie Wilson's War (2007)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The true story of Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets had some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, clever, suspense, humorous ...
Plot: cia, congress, politics, cold war, womanizer, deception, politician, muslim, law enforcement, state affairs, political intrigue, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980, 1990s, 90s
Place: afghanistan, washington d.c., usa, texas, cairo egypt ...
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Catchfire (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A witness to a mob assassination flees for her life from town to town, switching identities, but cannot seem to elude Milo, the chief killer out to get her.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, alternative comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, lovers on the run, hitman, fall in love, love affair, woman in danger, hidden identity, on the run, rescue, criminal heroes, chase, manhunt ...
Time: 80s
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Empire State (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After failing to get into the police academy, Chris Potamitis (Hemsworth), settles for a security guard job with the EMPIRE STATE Armored Truck Company. He makes the mistake of mentioning the company's lax security to his best friend, Eddie ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, armored truck, unlikely criminals, robbery gone awry, chases and races, crime, crimes, chase, heist gone wrong, embezzlement, graphic violence, armored car robbery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new orleans, new york, bronx new york city
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