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Zorba the Greek [videorecording] / 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Cacoyannis ; produced and directed by Michael Cacoyannis.

Contributor(s): Cacoyannis, Michael [drt, aus, pro, flm] | Quinn, Anthony, 1915-2001 [act] | Bates, Alan, 1934-2003 [act] | Papas, Irene [act] | Kedrova, Lila [act] | Foundas, George [act] | Kazantzakis, Nikos, 1883-1957 [aut] | Lassally, Walter [cng] | Theodorakis, Mikis [cmp] | Theodorakis, Mikis [cmp] | Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation | Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialSeries: Studio Classic21.Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2004. 2004Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 142 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 024543115687.Subject(s): Love -- Drama | Authors, English -- Drama -- Greece |Crete | June2011 June2011Genre/Form: Feature films | Fiction filmsDDC classification: 791.4372
Production Credits: Director of photography, Walter Lassally ; music, Mikis Theodorakis; edited by Michael Cacoyannis
Awards: 3 Academy Awards for Best Cinematography, Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Best Art Direction, 1964Lila Kedrova, Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates, Irene Pappas, George Foundas.Summary: A young British writer moves to Crete to find himself by working in his father's mine, and hires the playful Zorba. He falls in love with a lovely young widow. When she responds to him the townsmen attack her.
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Originally released as a motion picture in 1964

Based on the novel "The Viking" by Nikos Kazantzakis.

Special features: Commentary by director Michael Cacoyannis; alternate introduction; "Anthony Quinn : A Lust for Life" as seen on Biography on the A&E Network; Movietone news footage; theatrical trailers; behind-the-scenes still gallery

Director of photography, Walter Lassally ; music, Mikis Theodorakis; edited by Michael Cacoyannis

Lila Kedrova, Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates, Irene Pappas, George Foundas.

A young British writer moves to Crete to find himself by working in his father's mine, and hires the playful Zorba. He falls in love with a lovely young widow. When she responds to him the townsmen attack her.

MPAA rating: Not rated

DVD, region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono.

English, Spanish, or French with English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.

3 Academy Awards for Best Cinematography, Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Best Art Direction, 1964

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