... of Kings (1969) has established him to the U.S. public as the prototypical and quintessential cinematic equivalent of a Greek Zorba. ... The prerequisites remain unclear, especially when considering modern Greek characters in movies. In Captain Corellia#39;s Mandolin many critics commented on Penelope Cruz and Eric Banaa#39;s convincing performances as Greeks, ... that oftentimes Greeks and Greek Americans consciously choose to underplay their own unique identity by exaggeratinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Journal of the Hellenic Diaspora|