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One Song a Day Takes Mischief Away (1970)
"Tko pjeva zlo ne misli" (original title)

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The story is seen through the eyes of 6 year old Perica Safranek. On a family picnic Perica's mother starts flirting with Mr Fulir, a Zagreb Dandy. The father at first doesn't notice it, ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Franjo Majetic ...
Franjo Safranek
Mirjana Bohanec ...
Ana Safranek
Relja Basic ...
Gospon Fulir
Mia Oremovic ...
Teta Mina
Tomislav Zganec ...
Perica Safranek
Vida Jerman ...
Gospodicna Marijana
Vanja Timer ...
Susjeda Bajs
Lena Politeo ...
Susjeda Beta
Milan Micic ...
Susjed, dimnjacar Karlek
Dragan Rajakovic ...
Susjed, gospon Misko
Viki Glovacki ...
Pjevac s violinom
Drago Bahun ...
Pjevac s gitarom
Rikard Brzeska ...
Znidarsic (as Riki Brzeska)
Marijan Radmilovic ...
Musterija gospodicne Marijane
Mihajlo Smoljanovic ...
Clan tria
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Storyline

The story is seen through the eyes of 6 year old Perica Safranek. On a family picnic Perica's mother starts flirting with Mr Fulir, a Zagreb Dandy. The father at first doesn't notice it, but wants to marry off the aunt. After a couple of invitations to their Zagreb home, the father becomes aware of Fulir's passes at his wife... Written by Boris Vidovic <lasse.holma@sea.fi>

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20 October 1970 (Yugoslavia)  »

Also Known As:

Aki dalol, rossz ember nem lehet  »

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Trivia

The courtyard scenes were shot in the house at 11 Basaricekova Street, in the Upper Town, Zagreb. The tavern "K Znidarsicu" ("At Znidarsic' Place") was inspired by the legendary old-Zagreb tavern "Pod starim krovovima", located in the neighboring house at 9 Basaricekova Street. See more »

Quotes

Franjo Safranek: I for one read a book about how humans evolved. It says everything. First, there were fish, and then the fish grew legs, and so on, all up to the human.
Teta Mina: It wouldn't be that book where some Englishman says that a human evolved from a monkey?
Franjo Safranek: The writer I don't remember, but the book had most wonderful covers... with gold-stamping!
Teta Mina: I don't know, so I've heard. But if he's evolved from a monkey, I haven't!
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Excellent old school movie !

This movie reminds me of the "old" days in ex - Yugoslavia. I'm not "Yugoslav nostalgic", because now I'm "just" 30 years old, first time I saw this movie was couple of years ago and it reminds me of the days when I was a kid in my dear old Opatija, Croatia. The time, people, slow life, almost everything was exactly as it was back then when people were in love with each other and having fun together not having fun in front of the TV, Internet, Play stations or else .. This movie shows very good how little we need to be lucky in life .. And this is definitely one of those movies you're lucky to look back here and then. It's similar to Avanti! with Jack Lemmon, another movie that's one of those showing you how to live life @ fullest ..


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