5.3/10
866
4 user 1 critic

My Best Friend (2001)

O kalyteros mou filos (original title)
When Konstadinos misses a flight and returns home unexpectedly, he finds his wife in bed with his best friend. Shocked, he leaves the house without letting them know what he saw and begins ... See full summary »
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Kinetta (2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

At a Greek hotel in the off-season, a chambermaid, a man obsessed with BMW cars, and a photo-store clerk attempt to film and photograph various badly re-enacted struggles between a man and a woman.

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
Stars: Evangelia Randou, Aris Servetalis, Costas Xikominos
Alps (2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A group of people start a business where they impersonate the recently deceased in order to help their clients through the grieving process.

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
Stars: Stavros Psyllakis, Aris Servetalis, Johnny Vekris
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

A music video starring Despina Vandi.

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
Bonus (2001)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Pantelis is a middle-aged refuse clerk at the municipality. The time of retirement has now arrived. His wife is anxious to collect the 30,000 euros retirement bonus of Pantelis.

Director: Nikos Zapatinas
Stars: Petros Filippidis, Evelina Papoulia, Maria Martika
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

About a producer-director of erotic films and his mistress, a wannabe a singer, making a porn-musical.

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
Stars: Akilas Karazisis, Tania Nassibian, Nikos Karathanos
Safe Sex (1999)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A satire of life in modern Greece, presented through a series of different stories about sex. We see several couples and their relation with sex in parallel stories that come together in a hilarious way as the film progresses.

Directors: Thanasis Papathanasiou, Michalis Reppas
Stars: Mina Adamaki, Alexandros Antonopoulos, Kostas Grekas
Dogtooth (2009)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Three teenagers live isolated, without leaving their house, because their over-protective parents say they can only leave when their dogtooth falls out.

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
Stars: Christos Stergioglou, Michele Valley, Angeliki Papoulia
Comedy | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

This film is about an upside down world, where being homosexual is considered "normal" and heterosexual is considered "not normal".

Directors: Vladimiros Kiriakidis, Efi Mouriki
Stars: Hristos Hatzipanagiotis, Vladimiros Kiriakidis, Anthem Moss
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

End of July, and it's holiday time. Panos and Michalis are brothers-in-law from Thessaloniki and run a small business together. Brimming over with high spirits, they leave for Thasos to ... See full summary »

Director: Stavros Tsiolis
Stars: Yannis Zouganelis, Argyris Bakirtzis, Sakis Boulas
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  
Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
Stars: Elena Topalidou, Konstadinos Rigos, Giorgos Giaples
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

In Nisos 2 the main actors return to the island following the rumours of a hidden treasure. During their "treasure hunt" a bunch of surprises and unexpected events await them.

Director: Antonis Aggelopoulos
Stars: Eleni Kastani, Vladimiros Kiriakidis, Elissavet Konstantinidou
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The "adventures" of some friends during their military service.

Director: Nicos Perakis
Stars: Nikos Kalogeropoulos, Giorgos Kimoulis, Takis Spiridakis
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Lakis Lazopoulos Lakis Lazopoulos ... Konstadinos
Antonis Kafetzopoulos Antonis Kafetzopoulos ... Alekos
Vera Krouska ... Dafni
Smaragda Karydi ... Andrea
Maria Kavoyianni ... Venia
Ketty Konstadinou Ketty Konstadinou ... Thodoros / Liza
Elisavet Moutafi Elisavet Moutafi ... Stella
Yannis Bostantzoglou Yannis Bostantzoglou ... Hristos
Dimitris Tzoumakis ... Filippos
Evdokia Statiri Evdokia Statiri ... Kiki
Christos Efthimiou Christos Efthimiou ... Broker
Manolis Mavromatakis
Spyros Kalogirou ... Taxi Driver
Evagelia Samiotaki ... Konstadinos' Mother
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Marios Agapitos Marios Agapitos ... Waiter
Edit

Storyline

When Konstadinos misses a flight and returns home unexpectedly, he finds his wife in bed with his best friend. Shocked, he leaves the house without letting them know what he saw and begins wandering in the streets of Athens... Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Greece

Language:

Greek | Romanian

Release Date:

2 March 2001 (Greece) See more »

Also Known As:

My Best Friend See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

References Run Lola Run (1998) See more »

Soundtracks

Jungle Fever
Written by Wynton Marsalis
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
One of the best modern greek comedies, really clever!
27 November 2001 | by sirianosSee all my reviews

The script was written in a very clever way. An amazing modern greek comedy which has to do with love, sex and friendship. The actors were all played their role with a great success. It was a lot of fun watching this movie.


3 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 4 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed