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“The Expendables 4” Begins Shooting in Thessaloniki

"The Expendables 4" began shooting on Monday in Thessaloniki, Greece. A set has been constructed on the east side of the city where the cast and crew will be filming their scenes over the course of the next two...

You’ll Never Guess Netflix’s Most Popular TV Show

The subscription television platform Netflix regularly releases Top-10 lists of its most popular movies and TV shows, but the list its CEO, Ted Sarandos, released on Monday had the most unexpected TV show of all at the top. Shonda Rhimes’...

Olympics on Screen: the Best Movies Inspired by the Games

The Olympics have long fascinated audiences and Hollywood alike, with a lot of movies about the games being produced over the years.

The Twenty Most Famous Movies Based on Greek Mythology

These timeless stories from ancient Greece or Greek mythology have been reinterpreted for modern audiences in engaging and beloved movies. 

Greece Becomes a Movie Hub with 18 International Productions in 2021

Up to eighteen international movies will be shot in Greece in 2021, confirming that the country is on the path to become a filming hub.

Acclaimed Director Lanthimos To Participate in 2019 Cannes Film Festival Jury

Acclaimed Greek film director Yorgos Lanthimos will be among the members of this year's jury for the 72nd annual Cannes Film Festival, the event organizers announced on Monday. Lanthimos will be one of the four male members of the eight-member...

Exclusive: A Greek-American is Building the Largest Movie Studio in New York City

After creating four giants in New York City’s construction sector, serial-entrepreneur John Kalafatis, has started the development of a hundred-million-dollar movie studio in the Big Apple, tapping into the city’s booming movie-industry.

Trailer of New Movie by Greek Director Lanthimos Released (video)

The first trailer of the new movie 'The Killing of a Sacred Deer’ by Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos has been released. The trailer burns with a cold intensity, as cryptic scenes from the film play over a girl’s a capella...

Greeks are too Poor for Culture and Entertainment

Forget plate-breaking and showering bouzouki singers with trays of flowers, the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) released figures on Greek participation in culture and entertainment and showed that few Greeks can afford a good time. The results showed that in...

Ted Sarandos Talks Netflix Boom and Greek Heritage

We caught up with Netflix's content mastermind, Ted Sarandos, to discuss the online network's rapid expansion as well as his company's nine Golden Globe nominations. Ted Sarandos, a Greek-American whose family hails from the Greek island of Samos, has been...