Search results for "Irene Papas"


Into the Night (1985) RT 41% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Ed Okin used to have a boring life. He used to have trouble getting to sleep. Then one night, he met Diana. Now, Ed's having trouble staying alive.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Jeff Goldblum  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Carmen Argenziano  •  Stacey Pickren

Iphigenia (1977) RT Audience 85%

DVD release: Jul 2007

The Greek army is about to set sail to a great battle, but the winds refuse to blow. Their leader, King Agamemnon, seeks to provide better food, but accidentally slays a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mihalis Kakogiannis
CAST:  Kostas Kazakos  •  Tatiana Papamoschou  •  Christos Tsagas  •  Panos Mihalopoulos

Lion of the Desert (1981)

This movie tells the story of Omar Mukhtar, an Arab Muslim rebel who fought against the Italian conquest of Libya in WWII. It gives western viewers a glimpse into this ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • History • War
DIRECTION:  Moustapha Akkad
CAST:  Anthony Quinn  •  Rod Steiger  •  Oliver Reed  •  Irene Papas

Mohammad, Messenger of God (1976)

Handsomely-mounted historical epic concerns the birth of the Islamic faith and the story of the prophet Mohammed.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Moustapha Akkad
CAST:  Anthony Quinn  •  Irene Papas  •  Michael Ansara  •  Johnny Sekka

The Moon-Spinners (1964) RT Audience 64%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Young English girl Nikky and her aunt arrive at the Moon-Spinners, a hotel on Crete, to a less than enthusiastic welcome. The coolness of the owner is only out-done by the ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Neilson
CAST:  Hayley Mills  •  Eli Wallach  •  Peter McEnery  •  Joan Greenwood

Z (1969) RT 95% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Repression is the rule of the day in this film that skewers Greek governance of the 1960s. Z, a leftist rabble rouser, is killed in what appears to be a traffic accident. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Costa-Gavras
CAST:  Yves Montand  •  Irene Papas  •  Jean-Louis Trintignant  •  Jacques Perrin

Zorba the Greek (1964) RT 86% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Aug 2004

An uptight English writer traveling to Crete on a matter of business finds his life changed forever when he meets the gregarious Alexis Zorba.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mihalis Kakogiannis
CAST:  Anthony Quinn  •  Alan Bates  •  Irene Papas  •  Lila Kedrova

Anne of the Thousand Days (1969) RT 42% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Feb 1995

Henry VIII of England discards one wife, Katharine of Aragon, who has failed to produce a male heir, in favor of the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Jarrott
CAST:  Richard Burton  •  Geneviève Bujold  •  Irene Papas  •  Anthony Quayle

Electra (1962) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Living in exile after the death of their father, the grown children of a murdered and usurped king converge to exact eye-for-an-eye revenge.  (more)

GENRES: Action • History
DIRECTION:  Mihalis Kakogiannis
CAST:  Irene Papas  •  Notis Peryalis  •  Takis Emmanuel  •  Manos Katrakis

Moses the Lawgiver (1974)

Story of Moses. Originally a TV Miniseries recut for theaters  (more)

GENRES: History
DIRECTION:  Gianfranco De Bosio
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Anthony Quayle  •  Ingrid Thulin  •  Irene Papas




A Talking Picture (2003)

A meditation on civilization. July, 2001: friends wave as a cruise ship departs Lisbon for Mediterranean ports and the Indian Ocean. On board and on day trips in Marseilles, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Manoel de Oliveira
CAST:  Leonor Silveira  •  Filipa de Almeida  •  John Malkovich  •  Catherine Deneuve

The Battle of Sutjeska (1973)

The film tells the story of the Battle of Sutjeska which occurred in Nazi-occupied Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1943.  (more)

GENRES: War
DIRECTION:  Stipe Delic
CAST:  Richard Burton  •  Ljuba Tadić  •  Velimir Bata Zivojinovic  •  Irene Papas

The Man from Cairo (1953)

"The Man from Cairo", a Michaeldavid production for distribution by Lippert, with Ray Enright the only credited director on the film print, finds Mike Canelli, the man from ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ray Enright  •  Edoardo Anton
CAST:  George Raft  •  Gianna Maria Canale  •  Massimo Serato  •  Guido Celano

The Unfaithfuls (1953) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Aug 1998

A group of "respectable" people are all partly responsible for the suicide of a servant girl. They are pounced upon by a wily blackmailer (Pierre Cressoy), who knows that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mario Monicelli  •  Steno
CAST:  Gina Lollobrigida  •  May Britt  •  Pierre Cressoy  •  Tina Lattanzi

Ring of Darkness (1979) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Once a Satanist who surrendered her soul and body to the devil himself, Carlotta Rhodes begins to regret her tryst with Lucifer when her teenage daughter, Daria, starts ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Pier Carpi
CAST:  Anne Heywood  •  Valentina Cortese  •  John Phillip Law  •  Marisa Mell

Up, Down and Sideways (1993)

A prosperous widow (Irene Papas) with a gay son (Stratos Tzortzoglou) falls for a young gym instructor (Panos Mihalopoulos) in Athens.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mihalis Kakogiannis
CAST:  Irene Papas  •  Stratos Tzortzoglou

Le banquet (1989) RT Audience 50%

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GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Marco Ferreri
CAST:  Lucas Belvaux  •  Jean Benguigui  •  Irene Papas  •  Philippe Khorsand

I'll Take Her Like a Father (1974)

In order to convince Raimonda, a wealthy noble woman, to finance his project for a holiday resort, Saverio gets engaged to Clotilde, her mentally-disturbed and sex-obsessed ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alberto Lattuada
CAST:  Gigi Proietti  •  Teresa Ann Savoy  •  Irene Papas  •  Mario Scaccia

The Assisi Underground (1985) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Jun 1991

This film sheds light on the role of the Catholic Church and the people of Assisi in rescuing Italian Jews from the Nazis in 1943.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Alexander Ramati
CAST:  Ben Cross  •  James Mason  •  Irene Papas  •  Maximilian Schell