My Life in Ruins(Movie, 2009)

| 1h 35min | Genres: Comedy, Romance / Love
My Life in RuinsRating: 2.9/5 (with 106 votes)
My Life in Ruins (UK title: Driving Aphrodite) is a 2009 romantic comedy film set amongst the ruins of ancient Greece, starring Nia Vardalos, Richard Dreyfuss, Alexis Georgoulis, Rachel Dratch, Harland Williams and Alistair McGowan. The film is about a tour guide whose life takes a personal detour, while her group gets entangled in comic situations among the ruins, with a series of unexpected stops along the way. The film was released on June 5, 2009 in the United States, and May 7, 2009 in Greece. ()
Movie poster of My Life in Ruins

Where to watch My Life in Ruins (cinema/streaming/download)?

"My Life in Ruins" is currently available on 2 providers. My Life in Ruins can be rented on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (SD/HD/4K) or purchased on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (as a download from the website or as a Blu-ray Disc/DVD).

Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
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Duration: 1h 35min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 35min
Also available at on: Blu-ray

About My Life in Ruins

A Greek tour guide named Georgia attempts to recapture her kefi (Greek for mojo) by guiding a ragtag group of tourists around Greece and showing them the beauty of her native land. Along the way, she manages to open their eyes to the wonders of an exotic foreign land while beginning to see the world through a new set of eyes in the process.

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Trailer for My Life in Ruins + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Additional Information

Official websites:
Production countries: Greece, United States of America (USA)
Shot in: Greece
Plays in: Greece
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 22 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 06/05/2009
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Falando Grego"
"Mi vida en ruinas"
"Driving Aphrodite"
"나의 로맨틱 가이드"
"Min Stora Feta Grekiska Semester"
"Mi Vida en Ruinas"
Budget: 17,000,000 USD
Revenue: 20,455,276 USD (= 120%)
Aspect Ratio: widescreen

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:6780, Added: 02/18/2018, Last updated: 08/21/2019