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The Loves of a Blonde (1965)
"Lásky jedné plavovlásky" (original title)

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A factory manager in rural Czechoslovakia bargains with the army to send men to the area, to boost the morale of his young female workers, deprived of male company since the local boys have... See full summary »

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Vladimír Pucholt ...
Vladimír Mensík ...
Vacovský
Ivan Kheil ...
Manas
Jirí Hrubý ...
Burda
Milada Jezková ...
Milda's Mother
Josef Sebánek ...
Milda's Father
Josef Kolb ...
Pokorný
Marie Salacová ...
Marie
Jana Novaková ...
Jana (as Jana Nováková)
Jarka Crkalová ...
Jaruska
Tána Zelinková ...
Girl
Zdena Lorencová ...
Zdena
Jan Vostrcil ...
Colonel
Antonín Blazejovský ...
Tonda
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A factory manager in rural Czechoslovakia bargains with the army to send men to the area, to boost the morale of his young female workers, deprived of male company since the local boys have been conscripted. The army sends reservists, mostly married middle-aged men - and the local beauty Andula, spurns those bold enough to try to win her, for the jazz pianist, newly come from Prague to perform. He seduces her and impresses her, telling her "most women are round, like guitars but you are a guitar by Picasso". Staying the night with him causes a lecture on a young woman's honour at her hostel so she throws over her other suitors and makes her way to Prague to find the young man. His protective Mamma and weary Pappa are not pleased when she arrives on the doorstep with her suitcase. Written by MK

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Czechoslovakia's official submission to 39th Academy Award's Foreign Language in 1967. See more »

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[repeated lines]
Milda: I don't have a girl in Prague. I don't have a girl in Prague.
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Hard to fault
2 January 2003 | by (Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

I hadn't seen any of Milos Forman's work before I saw this, and it really surprised me (pleasantly). It was a really funny film, with clever characters, very realistic interactions and some surprisingly cheeseless slapstick moments. Also has a movingly downbeat finale.

I doubt many people will make the effort to watch a little known black and white Czech film from the 60s, but those that do will be rewarded.


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