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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jirí Sovák ...
Professor David Moore
Jana Brejchová ...
Gwen Williamsová
Lubomír Lipský ...
Professor Frank Pech
Iva Janzurová ...
Betsy
Petr Cepek ...
Radoslav Brzobohatý ...
Robert
Svatopluk Benes ...
Giacometti
Jan Libícek ...
Smith
Viktor Maurer ...
Snyder
Milos Kopecký ...
Wertheim
Stella Zázvorková ...
Wertheimová
Oldrich Musil ...
Rektor Rath
Josef Hlinomaz ...
Velitel policie
Karel Effa ...
Zástupce velitele policie
Josef Bláha ...
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This futuristic science fiction comedy features an atomic bomb blast that causes women to grow beards and lose the ability to have children. A summit meeting is held at the United Nations, with the proposed solution of building a time machine. The decision is made to travel back in time and murder Einstein, with the hopeful result being that without the noted mathematician's research there will be no atomic bombs. Written by Ørnås

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27 February 1970 (Czechoslovakia)  »

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I Killed Einstein, Gentlemen  »

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At one point of its development, the film was planned as a Czech-Spanish co-production and Spanish singer and actress Marisol was considered for the part of Gwen Williams, eventually played by Jana Brejchová. See more »

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Smith: The cat always screams so much when I'm pulling her eye out...
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Featured in Banánové rybicky: Jak prezít neveru (1999) See more »

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Pretty good Czech comedy.
1 December 2000 | by (Akron, Ohio.) – See all my reviews

Basically, I've never seen anything quite like this. Plot concerns the future, in which women sprout facial hair but can't have children because of radiation or something, and the only way to stop it is to go back into time and kill Einstein. There are some good laughs along the way and the film is pretty good. I won't give away too much because this is certainly one of the most interesting films I've had the chance to see (not to mention I haven't seen it in a long time and can't remember a lot of details). Pretty good Czech comedy worth watching.


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