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Almost King (1977)

Honza málem králem (original title)
Honza used to lie happily on the furnace but now his mother insists that he sets off to the world to get some experience.

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Cast

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Honza
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Marjánka
Marie Glázrová ...
Honza's mother
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Drummer
Zdenek Díte ...
Officer
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King
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Princess
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Councellor
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Farmer's wife
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Farmer
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Hind
Ivana Motycková ...
Anicka (as Ivanka Motycková)
Adolf Filip ...
Smith
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Robber
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Honza used to lie happily on the furnace but now his mother insists that he sets off to the world to get some experience.

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1 July 1977 (Czechoslovakia)  »

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Almost King  »

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Trivia

Hana Zagorová turned down the part of princess, eventually played by Jorga Kotrbová. See more »

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Referenced in Mixxxer Show: Kapela Málem králem (2017) See more »

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