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Eleni / director, Peter Yates.

Yates, Peter, 1929-2011 (film director.). Nelligan, Kate, 1951- (actor.). Malkovich, John, (actor.). Hunt, Linda, 1945- (actor.). Cotton, Oliver, 1944- (actor.). Gage, Nicholas. Motion picture adaptation of (work) Eleni. (Added Author). Kino Lorber, Inc., (publisher.). Kate Nelligan, John Malkovich, Linda Hunt, Oliver Cotton, Glenne Headly. (Cast).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD FAMILY ELE (Text) 33187004105447 Digital Video Disc Available -
 : 46809 [ mh 2016-08-29 @ FCPLR ]

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Kino Lorber, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from sell sheet.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
Participant or Performer Note:
Kate Nelligan, John Malkovich, Linda Hunt, Oliver Cotton, Glenne Headly.
Summary, etc.:
When her children are kidnapped and sent to communist camps inside the Iron Curtain, Eleni arranges for the escape of her three daughters and her son. For this act, Eleni is imprisoned, tortured, and executed in cold blood. Several years later, her son, now a New York Time reporter, returns to his homeland to discover the facts surrounding his mother₂s death and to hunt down the man who murdered her.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen.
Subject: Greece > History > Civil War, 1944-1949 > Drama.
Families > Greece > Drama.
Journalists > United States > Drama.
Genre: Film adaptations.
Biographical films.
Feature films.

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