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The Jester's Tale (1964)
"Bláznova kronika" (original title)

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Emília Vásáryová ...
Lenka
Miroslav Holub ...
Matej
Karel Effa ...
Varga
Valentina Thielová ...
Komtesa Veronika
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Hrabe
Frantisek Kovárík ...
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Chronik eines Hofnarren  »

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the lighter side of Monty Python
10 June 2004 | by (Rockhampton, Australia) – See all my reviews

I was blown away by this film with overtones of Shakespeare's jesters. Whimsical satire, or maybe satirical whimsy - almost every scene in the film made me both laugh and think.

The Director wasn't even working on a shoestring - more like dental floss - but no matter - even the stark black and white settings add lustre to this funny and wonderful film.

The voter ratings overall give an accurate indication of the sheer quality of this comedic take on life.

Don't miss it if it comes to your neighbourhood. I promise you you won't be disappointed...


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