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, humorous, suspenseful and clever films and TV shows about / with greek american, family relations, love and romance, husband wife relationship, couples, brutality, bar, greek, father daughter relationship and culture clash plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, Greece and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as greek american: Charlie Wilson's War (2007), A Dream of Kings (1969), Final Analysis (1992), Dark Odyssey (1961), The Kitchen (2019), Hunk (1987), Good Time (2017), Go Naked In The World (1961), Well Kept Secrets: Athanassia (2008), The Opera Lover (1999).

List of greek american movies

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: political, thought provoking, realistic, clever, factual ...
Plot: cold war, cia, politics, womanizer, stripper, arms dealer, party, female nudity, satire, congress, congressman, christmas party ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980, 90s, year 1988 ...
Place: afghanistan, washington d.c., texas, pakistan, usa ...
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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: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: optimism, family relations, hopes, terminal illness, greek god, infidelity, journey, illness, one more chance, couples, sexual dysfunction, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s
Place: chicago illinois, greece, europe, usa
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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: neo noir, suspenseful, sexy, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: psychiatrist, murder, extramarital affair, lust, betrayal, doctor patient relationship, gangsters, lighthouse, manipulation, mystery, femme fatale, courtroom ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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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 ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: vengeance, brother sister relationship, greek, revenge, culture clash, rape and revenge, shame, male female relationship, rape, immigrants, chase, greek american ...
Place: new york
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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: captivating, suspense, tense, bloody, neo noir ...
Plot: gangsters, organized crime, armed robbery, courtroom, superhero, extortion, jeweler, friendship, mafia, irish mob, women, female protagonist ...
Time: 70s, year 1978, year 1979
Place: brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, new york
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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: humorous, semi serious, sexy, sex comedy, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, deal with the devil, nerd, loser, beach house, pact with the devil, couples, disorder, cons and scams, fall in love, physical appearance, unlikely couple ...
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: suspense, neo noir, brutal, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: on the run, prison, brother brother relationship, stolen money, loneliness, hospital, brother, heist, game playing, promise, amusement park, violence ...
Time: year 2016
Place: new york, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
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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, father son relationship, construction company, construction worker, call girl, brother sister relationship, mother son relationship, greek american
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, greek, secret, father daughter relationship, flashback, homeland, sister sister relationship, rape, past life, greek american
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: semi serious, realistic, feel good, psychological, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: screwball, family problems, couples, lovers reunited, couple relations, love affair, working class, romance, unfulfillment, hopes, crumbling marriage, love and romance ...
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: serious, realistic, clever, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: infidelity, life turned upside down, love triangle, love affair, introspection, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage, romance, love and romance, journalism, betrayal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, greece, sweden, germany, athens greece
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Too Late Blues (1961)
Genre: Drama, Music
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, countess, talent agent, interracial friendship, ghost, fistfight, bartender, children, older woman younger man relationship, piano, friendship, party ...
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, serious, realistic, clever, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids
Plot: police, crimes, police investigation, fighting crime, who done it, honest law enforcer, rivalry, law enforcement, police detective, investigation, murder investigation, police officer ...
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, humorous, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: father daughter relationship, single father, friends, family, friendship, single parent, family life, parents and children, eccentric family, siblings relations, precocious child, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa, 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: neo noir, sexy, erotic, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: betrayal, adultery, crimes, infidelity, romance, femme fatale, sex, obsession, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), love affair, sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, california, 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: realistic, humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, looking for love, family relations, couples, lifestyle, unlikely couple, romance, love and romance, relationships, dating, bachelor, dating service ...
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: serious, realistic, emotional, sexy, road movie ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, ship, wedding, fall in love, mail order bride, romance, society, love and romance, immigrants, cruise, couples, class differences ...
Time: 1920s
Place: greece, usa, new york
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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: romantic, funny, feel good, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, family outing, kids, date night
Plot: wedding, romance, culture clash, mother daughter relationship, greek, love, prejudice, bride and groom, dysfunctional family, family, love and romance, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, chicago illinois, usa, san francisco
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My Life in Ruins (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 95 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: romantic, sentimental, funny, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: tour guide, women, romance, life philosophy, love story, workplace romance, hospital, beautiful scenery, family, stereotypes, love and romance, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe, hawaii, australia, athens greece ...
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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, suspense, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crimes, hitman, mob boss, dishonesty, rivalry, ambition, murder, tough heroes, betrayal, 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: gothic, thought provoking, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: deaf, racism, loneliness, coming of age, disability, disabled person, deafness, sign language, drifter, grief, doctor, african american ...
Time: 60s
Place: alabama, usa, 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: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, dinosaur, godzilla, monster, disaster, giant, human versus monster, creature, military, sea monster, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, future, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, manhattan new york city, usa, brooklyn new york city ...
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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, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lovers on the run, fall in love, love affair, woman in danger, gangsters, mafia, hidden identity, rescue, on the run, criminal heroes, manhunt, kidnapper kidnapped relationship ...
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, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, armored car robbery, armored truck, robbery, unlikely criminals, crimes, chase, embezzlement, organized crime, crime boss, money, mafia ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, usa, new york, bronx new york city
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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, macabre, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, exorcism, religion, devil, demonic possession, occult, priest, exorcist, supernatural ability, clergy, evil force, demon ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, asia, new york, washington d.c., iraq ...
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Ghost World (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two quirky, cynical teenaged girls try to figure out what to do with their lives after high school graduation. After they play a prank on an eccentric, middle aged record collector, one of them befriends him, which causes a rift in the girls' ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, semi serious, humorous, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, age difference, friendship, older man younger woman relationship, graduation, teenage girl, blues, best friends, adolescence, teenage life, youth, prank telephone call ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa, los angeles
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