Thanos and Despina (1970)

Genres - Drama  |   Run Time - 96 min.  |   Countries - France, Greece, West Germany  |  
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This Greek tragedy centers on an enamored young woman's attempts to escape an arranged marriage and be with the young man she really loves. The two lovers steal needed items and head for the mountains. There they are found by the girl's angry father and her equally angry fiancé. The lover and the woman's fiance get into a major fight. The fiancé is killed. Realizing they no longer have a future, the young lovers leap off the mountainside to their death.

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family-feud, death, escape, fiancee, killing, love, mountains, romance, star-crossed-lovers, suicide, suicide-pact