• Publication date: January 3, 2014

Captain Corelli's Mandolin

When a fisherman leaves to fight with the Greek army during WWII, his fiance falls in love with the local Italian commander.

Program data

Duration: 150

Production Year: 2001

MBC Max:

November 10, 2015 20:00 (KSA) ~ November 10, 2015 19:00 (CLT)

The beautiful Pelagialives with her father, Dr.Iannison the Greek island of Cephaloniaand is engaged to a local fisherman, Mandras.

When Mandras leaves the island to fight for his country, Pelagia is left behind to wait for him.

In the meantime, the Italian army occupies Cephalonia, and Pelagia and her dad receive a new visitor into their home.

Captain Antonio Corelli, a romantic opera lover with a passion for playing the mandolin, who wins Pelagiaover with his charm and soon the two are in love.

Mandras's return adds friction to the situation, but when the Germans sweep in the two men mustwork together to preserve the island.

Starring:

  • Nicolas Cage
  • Penélope Cruz
  • John Hurt
  • Christian Bale
  • David Morrissey
  • Irene Papas

Directed by: John Madden

Rating: R for some violence, sexuality and language