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The Girl of the Neighbourhood (1954)

To koritsi tis geitonias (original title)
In the shadow of Acropolis, an honest man dreams of marrying the charming daughter of a poor pedlar; however, a chance encounter with a professional philanderer will fill her heart with delusions of grandeur. Are they meant to be together?

Director:

Maria Plyta

Writers:

Nikos Hatziapostolou (operetta) (as Nikolaos Hatziapostolou), Ionas Kostagiannidis (adaptation) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Smaroula Giouli ... Pitsa
Orestis Makris ... Stamos
Giorgos Foundas ... Spyros
Dimitris Nikolaidis ... Didis
Tzavalas Karousos ... Petros
Mihalis Iakovidis Mihalis Iakovidis ... Foulis
Mihalis Bouhlis Mihalis Bouhlis
Despo Diamantidou ... Kakia
Kaiti Lambropoulou Kaiti Lambropoulou
Fragoulis Fragoulis Fragoulis Fragoulis
Labros Kotsiris
Stefanos Skopelitis
Kaiti Kokkinou Kaiti Kokkinou
Yiorgos Stavrakakis Yiorgos Stavrakakis
Mimis Rougeris Mimis Rougeris ... (as Dimitris Rougeris)
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Storyline

In the shadow of the ancient Athenian Acropolis, the humble commoners' neighbourhood of Plaka is the place Spiros--the honest and hard-working owner of the local coffee shop--calls home. Secretly in love with Pitsa, the beautiful daughter of a weary and poor pedlar, Spiros will finally summon up the courage to ask for Pitsa's hand in marriage; however, a chance encounter with a professional philanderer will fill her heart with delusions of grandeur. Are Spiros and Pitsa meant to be together? Written by Nick Riganas

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Plot Keywords:

1950s | 50s | greece | greek | hellas | See All (45) »

Genres:

Drama | Musical | Romance

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Details

Country:

Greece

Language:

Greek

Release Date:

1954 (Greece) See more »

Also Known As:

The Girl of the Neighbourhood See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono
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The movie was based on composer Nikos Hatziapostolou's namesake operetta. See more »

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