Greece on big screen
In Greece many films have been filmed; more of them have gone down in the history of cinema. Also a lot of Hollywood stars love Greece and speak open about what they feel about beautiful Greece and its island.
Skopelos and Skiathos
These small islands are located in the Aegean Sea, and belong to the Archipelago group of islands, Sporades. Here in 2008, beautiful Sofi sang “Lay all your love on me” during the filming of the amazing musical “Mamma Mia”. From that moment the world has gone mad!!! All the people wanted to visit these green islands. Additionally, the little church on the island of Skopelos which was used as scenery to shoot a wedding scene became a fashionable place to marry. These islands were visited by stars such as Goldie Hawn, Kurt Russell, Robert De Niro, John Travolta, Meryl Streep.
Santorini is perhaps the most famous white and blue island. Located in the Aegean Sea creates along with the other islands the Cyclades archipelago. It is known primarily for its breathtaking views as well as ita luxury hotels and restaurants. Santorini is also well known is from famous films such as Lara Croft – The Cradle of Life (2001), Summer Lovers (1982), Santorini Blue, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005). This island is being adored by big celebrities such as Angelina Jolie, Brad Pit, Shakira, Gerald Butler, Michael Jordan.
Mykonos is another island of high standards and also located on the Aegean Sea in the Cyclades archipelago. This island is primarily known for its nightlife, here life begins after half the night and the fun lasts until dawn. Luxury hotels, the best night clubs, large cafes and restaurants is a showcase of the island .Mykonos also served as a backdrop to the well-known film such as The Bourne Identity (2002) and Kings of Mykonos (2010) .Who is fan of this island? Sophia Vergara, Russell Crowe, Johnny Depp, Robert De Niro, Madonna, John Bon Jovi .
Corfu is a green island located in the Ionian Sea .Here you can also find first-class hotels and restaurants, but Corfu has something more than commercial luxury, here you can see the contribution of the Empress Siisi. Corfu served as a background to film “For Your Eyes Only” (one of the adventures of agent 007 ,1981). Corfu love Sarah Jessica Parker, Bruce Willis, Leonardo Di Caprio,
Crete is located in the Mediterranean Sea and is the largest island of the Greece. Mystically Crete always interested people of art and science. Here in 1964 year filmed one of the best classics of cinema, “Zorba the Greek”. Here Anthony Quinn danced to the rhythm of the music composed by one of the greatest musicians of Greece Mikis Theodorakis .Crete has its own unique atmosphere which also served as the backdrop for the movies the Two Faces of January. Who of “great people” loves Crete? Christiano Rolando and Irina Shayk, Jennifer Lopez, Madonna.
Amazing Kefalonia lies in the Ionian Sea, and is mostly famous for its beautiful beaches. In 2001 kefalonia was the beautiful scenery to shoot a romance with the title Captain Corelli’s Mandolin “I personally love island and the film. It is a beautiful story in a beautiful island, nothing more or less. Kefalonia also has its share of famous fans such as Sarah Jessica Parker, Madonna, Bruce Willis.
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