Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001)

Director
John Madden

Main cast
Nicolas Cage; Penélope Cruz; Christian Bale; Irene Papas; Gerasimos Skiadaressis

Genres
Drama, History, Romance

Description
When a Greek fisherman leaves to fight with the Greek army during WWII, his fiancee falls in love with the local Italian commander. The film is based on a novel about an Italian soldier's experiences during the Italian occupation of the Greek island of Cephalonia (Kefalonia), but Hollywood made it into a pure love story by removing much of the "unpleasant" stuff.


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