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A Young Miss... Aged 39 (1954)

Despoinis eton '39' (original title)
A man tries desperately to find a husband for his 39-years old sister who still lives with him. Only if his sister gets married will he be free to take the woman he's been loving for the past years.

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Alekos Sakellarios

Writers:

Christos Giannakopoulos (play), Christos Giannakopoulos (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Vasilis Logothetidis Vasilis Logothetidis ... Tilemahos Karantaris
Ilia Livykou ... Fofo
Smaro Stefanidou Smaro Stefanidou ... Hrysanthi Karantari
Dina Stathatou Dina Stathatou ... Hrysanthi Karantari (Cousin)
Anna Roussou ... Neighbor
Thanasis Tzeneralis Thanasis Tzeneralis ... Stamatis (as Thanos Tzeneralis)
Vagelis Protopapas ... Kriton Stefanis (as Evangelos Protopapas)
Stephanos Stratigos Stephanos Stratigos ... Rokas
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Storyline

A middle aged man is engaged for years now with a beautiful woman, but he can't marry her because he is still living with his sister who is now more than 40 years old. When the pressure from his fiancee to marry her increases, he decides to find a man for his sister no matter what. So, he places an advertisement in a newspaper, seeking a husband for her... Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

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Genres:

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Details

Country:

Greece

Language:

Greek

Release Date:

23 March 1956 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Young Miss... Aged 39 See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Millas Film See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

We never get to know Hrysanthi's real age, although Tilemahos and Stamatis imply that she's much more that 40. Actually, Smaro Stefanidou was 40 at the time, while Vasilis Logothetidis, in the role of the younger brother, was 56. See more »

Crazy Credits

Mihalis Papadakis was not listed in the original film credits. He was credited in the 2001 restoration copy. See more »

Connections

Version of O romios ehei filotimo (1968) See more »

Soundtracks

Etinaxe tin anthismeni amygdalia
Composed by Georgios Kostis
Lyrics by Georgios Drosinis
Performed by Thanasis Tzeneralis
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