Eleni (1985)

Director
Peter Yates

Main cast
Kate Nelligan; John Malkovich; Linda Hunt

Genres
War, Drama

Description
Nick is a writer in New York when he gets posted to a bureau in Greece. He has waited 30 years for this. He wants to know why his mother was killed in the civil war years earlier. In a parallel plot line we see Nick as a young boy and his family as they struggle to survive in the occupied Greek hillside. The plot lines converge as Nick's investigations bring him closer to the answers.


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