Elia Kazan wrote and directed this drama, from his own autobiographical book, that was based on his uncle's experiences growing up Greek in Turkey during the late 19th century. Deciding to leave his war-torn homeland behind him, young Stavros encounters peril and adventure as he attempts to reach America and start a new life. Stathis Giallelis, Frank Wolff, Elena Karam star. 168 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English (SDH), French; audio commentary.