America, America

  • 1963
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

The story of a young Greek immigrant's struggle in the United States and the harsh realities he faces. A nicely told, occasionally highly emotional story, but the main purpose of the film seems to be to give writer-director Elia Kazan an excuse to pat himself on the back. The stunning black and white photography is by Haskell Wexler. It received an Oscar...read more

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America, America - Official Trailer
02:46 — Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros (Stathis Giallelis), who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his fami (more…)
America, America
02:10 — Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros (Stathis Giallelis), who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his fami (more…)
America, America
02:09 — Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros (Stathis Giallelis), who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his fami (more…)
America, America
02:04 — Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros (Stathis Giallelis), who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his fami (more…)
America, America
02:10 — Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros (Stathis Giallelis), who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his fami (more…)
America, America
02:17 — Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros (Stathis Giallelis), who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his fami (more…)
America, America
02:02 — Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros (Stathis Giallelis), who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his fami (more…)
America, America - Trailer
01:25 — Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros (Stathis Giallelis), who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his fami (more…)
America, America
01:42 — Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros (Stathis Giallelis), who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his fami (more…)
America, America
00:50 — Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros (Stathis Giallelis), who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his fami (more…)
America, America
00:36 — Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros (Stathis Giallelis), who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his fami (more…)
(Movie Clip) Greek By Blood
Writer and director working from his own novel Elia Kazan, narrates the opening to his family historical epic, introducing Armenian Vartan (Frank Wolf (more…)
(Movie Clip) Be What You Are
Troubled Greek teen Stavros (Stathis Giallelis) visits his grandmother (Estelle Hemsley) outside town, who remains unconvinced he has the nerve to lea (more…)
(Movie Clip) The Turks Drink There
Armenians in an Anatolian village scrambling as Turkish authorities begin a crackdown, Vartan (Frank Wolff) and Greek partner Stavros (Stathis Giallel (more…)
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02:46 — Trailer for America, America. Elia Kazan, ethnic Greek but Turkish by birth, tells the story of the struggles of his uncle - in this account named Sta (more…)

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  • Review: The story of a young Greek immigrant's struggle in the United States and the harsh realities he faces. A nicely told, occasionally highly emotional story, but the main purpose of the film seems to be to give writer-director Elia Kazan an excuse to pat hims… (more)

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