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You Are a Widow, Sir (1971)

Pane, vy jste vdova! (original title)
After a soldier cuts off the arm of king's cousin, king decides to deactivate the army. Of course, generals don't like it at all and they try to kill the king. The assassin should be ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Iva Janzurová ...
herecka Evelyna Kelettiová
Olga Schoberová ...
herecka Molly Adamsová (as Olinka Bérová)
Eduard Cupák ...
major Robert Steiner
Jirí Sovák ...
král Rosebud IV.
Frantisek Filipovský ...
král Oscar XV.
Cestmír Randa ...
Generál Omar Otis
Jan Libícek ...
kuchar Bobo
Otto Simánek ...
prumyslník Alfred Keletti
Ludek Kopriva ...
divadelní rezíser Brand
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povalec Bloom
Jirí Hrzán ...
astrolog Stuart Hample
Milos Kopecký ...
Professor Somr,majítel sanatoria
Lubomír Kostelka ...
Kelettiho tajemník
Stella Zázvorková ...
mary Otisová
Stella Májová ...
Gerta, prítelkyne Otisové
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After a soldier cuts off the arm of king's cousin, king decides to deactivate the army. Of course, generals don't like it at all and they try to kill the king. The assassin should be artificial body in the shape of actress Evelina Keleti and with brain of psychotic serial killer Fany Stubová. They also manage to kill king's astrologer Stuart Hampl, who warns the king. Accidentally, Hampl's brain is implanted into assassin's body, actress Keleti is killed and chaos begins... Written by Hyena

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Milos Macourek and Václav Vorlícek wrote the main triple-role specifically for Iva Janzurová. See more »

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Referenced in Vsechnopárty: Episode dated 5 April 2006 (2006) See more »

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Pane, vy jste vdova
Written by Svatopluk Havelka and Pavel Kopta
Performed by Petr Spálený
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I love it
13 April 2003 | by (Sydney,Australia) – See all my reviews

One of the best comedies I have ever seen. I have been watching it maybe for 8 times and I just love it. It is black,black, black. It was probably low budget movie even then but dialogues are excellent. It is pity that main character who died so quickly in first few minutes died also very young in his real life.


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