Most Popular Titles With Jan Tríska
2. Ronin (1998)
R | 122 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
A freelancing former U.S. intelligence agent tries to track down a mysterious package that is wanted by both the Irish and the Russians.
Votes: 152,091 | Gross: $41.61M
3. The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)
R | 129 min | Biography, Drama
A partially idealized film of the controversial pornography publisher and how he became a defender of free speech for all people.
Votes: 75,615 | Gross: $20.19M
6. The Karate Kid Part III (1989)
PG | 112 min | Action, Drama, Family
Ostracised villain John Kreese attempts to gain revenge on Daniel and Miyagi, with the help of a Vietnam War comrade, the wealthy owner of a toxic waste disposal business.
Votes: 38,160 | Gross: $38.96M
7. Hunter (I) (1984–1991)
48 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Rick Hunter is a renegade cop who breaks the rules and takes justice into his own hands. Partnered with the equally stunning and rebellious Sgt. McCall, the tough-minded duo set out to crack down on L.A.'s slimiest criminals.
9. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)
60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Accounts of visitors to a unique resort island in the Pacific Ocean that can fulfill literally any fantasy requested, but rarely turn out as expected.
12. Reds (1981)
PG | 195 min | Biography, Drama, History
A radical American journalist becomes involved with the Communist revolution in Russia and hopes to bring its spirit and idealism to the United States.
14. Ragtime (1981)
PG | 155 min | Drama
A young black pianist becomes embroiled in the lives of an upper-class white family set among the racial tensions, infidelity, violence, and other nostalgic events in early 1900s New York City.
15. Uncommon Valor (1983)
R | 105 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
Ten years after his son went MIA in Vietnam, U.S.Marine retired Colonel Jason Rhodes assembles a private rescue team to find Americans held in POW camps in Laos.
17. Zero Hour (2013)
TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Revolves around a bizarre twist of fate that pulls a man who's spent 20 years as the editor of a skeptics magazine into one of the most compelling conspiracies in human history.
18. The Omega Code (1999)
PG-13 | 100 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Ancient codes hidden within the Torah reveal the secrets of global events, past (i.e., Hitler, the Kennedy assassination, the Gulf War), present, and future. One man (York) is after the ... See full summary »
Votes: 4,757 | Gross: $12.61M
19. Black Eagle (1988)
R | 93 min | Action, Drama
One of the US Air Force's most modern tactical aircraft, an F-111 Aardvark with a new laser guidance system, crashes into the sea near Malta - a region where the Soviet forces are highly ... See full summary »
20. The Osterman Weekend (1983)
R | 103 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
The host of an investigative news show is convinced by the CIA that the friends he has invited to a weekend in the country are engaged in a conspiracy that threatens national security in ... See full summary »
Votes: 6,761 | Gross: $6.50M
21. Lost Souls (2000)
R | 97 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
A group of Catholics go to a mental institution to perform exorcism in the murderer George Viznik. Father Lareaux, Deacon John Townsend, Father Frank Pageand the teacher Maya Larkin, who ... See full summary »
Votes: 9,679 | Gross: $16.78M
22. Undercover Blues (1993)
PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Crime
A wise-cracking husband and wife team of ex-Spies arrive in New Orleans on maternity leave with their baby girl. There they are hassled by muggers, the police and their FBI boss, who wants ... See full summary »
Votes: 6,478 | Gross: $12.42M
25. The Man from Elysian Fields (2001)
R | 106 min | Drama, Romance
A failed novelist's inability to pay the bills strains relations with his wife and leads him to work at an escort service where he becomes entwined with a wealthy woman whose husband is a successful writer.
Votes: 3,801 | Gross: $1.43M
27. Loose Cannons (1990)
R | 94 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
An unconventional cop who doesn't take any bull, is paired up with an amazing detective to capture some powerful criminals but the cop soon realizes that his by the book partner has split personality disorder.
Votes: 3,768 | Gross: $5.59M
28. Nothing Lasts Forever (1984)
PG | 82 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
An artist fails a test and is required to direct traffic in New York City's Holland Tunnel. He winds up falling in love with a beautiful woman, who takes him to the moon on a Lunar Cruiser.
30. Zelary (2003)
R | 150 min | Romance, Drama
A nurse and her surgeon-lover are part of a resistance movement in 1940s Czechoslovakia. When they are discovered, her lover flees and she must find a place to hide. A patient whose life ... See full summary »
Votes: 2,978 | Gross: $0.33M
31. The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory (1987 TV Movie)
140 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Against orders and with no help of relief Texas patriots led by William Travis, Jim Bowie, and Davy Crockett defend the Alamo against overwhelming Mexican forces.
33. The Amateur (1981)
R | 112 min | Crime, Thriller
A researcher for the CIA who convinces his superiors to send him to the eastern bloc in order to avenge the murder of his wife by enemy agents discovers a web of deception underneath his ... See full summary »
34. World War II: When Lions Roared (1994 TV Movie)
194 min | Drama, History, War
This TV Movie is about the Tehran Conference between FDR, Winston Churchill, and Joseph Stalin. It shows the interaction between the three leaders at the close of the Second World War.
35. The Return of the Man from U.N.C.L.E.: The Fifteen Years Later Affair (1983 TV Movie)
96 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
When THRUSH steals a nuclear weapon and demands a ransom delivered by Napoleon Solo, UNCLE recalls him and his partner to duty.
36. The Fantastic World of D.C. Collins (1984 TV Movie)
Unrated | 100 min | Comedy
D.C. is a dreamer who can't keep in the real world longer than a few minutes. After a top secret disk finds its way in his backpack, he finds himself right in the middle of a big spy ... See full summary »
37. Lunacy (2005)
118 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama
A man takes up residence with a mysterious marquis and is soon persuaded to enter into an asylum for preventative therapy. Things are not what they seem, and the marquis may be even more sinister than what the young man may've predicted.
Votes: 2,943 | Gross: $0.05M
40. Obecná skola (1991)
100 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
The time is 1945-46. 10 year old Eda and his friend Tonda live in a small village outside Prague. In school, their class is so wild and indisciplined that their teacher quits and is ... See full summary »
41. Malice in Wonderland (1985 TV Movie)
120 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
Struggling actress Hedda Hopper can't get a break in Hollywood, even though an acquaintance of hers is the extremely powerful gossip monger Louella Parsons - maker and breaker of careers (... See full summary »
43. Evergreen (1985)
360 min | Drama, Family, Romance
Based on the novel by Belva Plain, covering a time span from 1909 to 1959. The story begins in New York's Lower East Side with the arrival of Polish-Jewish immigrant Anna (Lesley Ann Warren... See full summary »
48. Deadly Web (1996 TV Movie)
87 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A divorced mother (Gigi Rice) is targeted by an on-line stalker known as Cybergod, and she teams with an ex-cop (Ed Marinaro) to track down the maniac.
49. Na komete (1970)
74 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
When a comet passes the earth very closely, it pulls a small part of North Africa with it. Carried along is a bunch of people. Among them Angelika, who just escaped from a ruthless weapon ... See full summary »
50. Na samote u lesa (1976)
92 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
The Lavicka's, a Czech family from the city, rents a house in the country with the option to buy. However, old Mr Komarek seems reluctant to sell the house as they agreed.
51. Cahoots (2001)
108 min | Drama
Two men who were "best friends" while growing up together and into their 20's, reconnect after years apart. On the surface, their lives have gone in opposite directions, one married, ... See full summary »
52. Jedna ruka netleská (2003)
103 min | Comedy
Fate has been harsh to Standa but he took all the hard knocks without much fuzz. Being released from a prison, he believes everything would change for the better now. His former boss Zdenek... See full summary »
54. Rok dábla (2002)
88 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Documentary maker Jan Holman follows the ultrafamous singer/songwriter Jaromír Novahica during his tour with the band Cechomor. The combination is very succesful, but it draws a heavy toll on the band members and Jan Holman.
56. Máj (2008)
80 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
The time-tested poem, more than a century old, transposed into a stirring story of undying love and passion. The story takes place in an unspecified, distant past, but the young heroes are more or less contemporary characters.
58. Zlaté kapradí (1963)
115 min | Fantasy
Czech fairy tale about a shepherd who finds a golden fern with magical powers. He can ensure his continued happiness if he does the right thing, but will he?
59. Because Mommy Works (1994 TV Movie)
100 min | Drama
Since her divorce nurse Abbey lives alone with her 6 years old son Willie. Her ex-husband Ted may have Willie every second weekend. But when Ted marries Clare, who has two children herself,... See full summary »
61. Lucie a zazraky (1970)
72 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Petra (Nada Urbánková) has been fired from a toys' factory after manufacturing a pink puppy. She brings the toy with her to the suspended scaffolding where her husband Mikulás (Jan Tríska) ... See full summary »
67. Bastardi 3 (2012)
97 min | Crime, Drama
The teacher Tomás Majer, who came to one former special school in 2010, has disappeared. He came to the school a few months after his sister, also a teacher, was murdered. The boys that ... See full summary »
68. The Death of Tarzan (1963)
72 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
A dark comedy about a half-wild creature from the African jungle, which has been identified as a heir of the noble family, set in Germany in the 1930s, shows that in certain circumstances, people behave worse than animals in the jungle.
70. Rád (1994)
94 min | Drama
Set in 1776, this historical film by Petr Hvizd concerns an army deserter who takes refuge within the walls of the Convent of St. Claire. The investigation to find him soon becomes a ... See full summary »
73. Radúz a Mahulena (1970)
115 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Radúz (Jan Tríska), the son of a Magurian king, has lost his way hunting in the territory of the Tatra King Stojmír (Jirí Adamíra). He learns from his loyal servant Radovid (Vladimír Ráz) ... See full summary »
77. Talíre nad Velkým Malíkovem (1977)
89 min | Sci-Fi, Comedy
A model Communist village is visited by a flying saucer. One of the most bizarre Normalisation films, the lowest point in the work of a good director.
79. Lidé z maringotek (1966)
87 min | Drama
The young equestrian acrobat Nina Georgia (Emília Vásáryová) is the National Circus's biggest star. Her Latvian father and Georgian mother disapprove of her growing love for the fellow ... See full summary »
81. Kulhavý dábel (1968)
82 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
A baleful limping man walks through Prague. He is Asmodeus (Juraj Herz), the fiend of lustfulness, entertaining himself by putting together by magic couples of lovers. He only fails at the ... See full summary »
84. Wie füttert man einen Esel (1974)
91 min | Drama, Romance
Shortly after Fred Stein starts with his truck for a several days long urgent trip from Hungary to Bulgaria, his partner gets injured in an accident and has to stay in hospital. Fred is ... See full summary »
88. Hra bez pravidel (1967)
89 min | Crime
A robbery in a Prague jeweler's shop results in the shop manager Kubát and his deputy Litera being shot and wounded. The culprits take the jewelery away in a stolen car and that very night ... See full summary »
98. Hvezda zvaná Pelynek (1965)
81 min | Drama, History, War
At the end of May 1918, released prisoners return to the Rumburk garrison from Russian captivity, hoping that the war is over for them. The only thing they want is to get their withheld ... See full summary »