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Dinner for Adele (1978)

Adéla jeste nevecerela (original title)
When the famous detective Nick Carter visits Prague, he becomes involved in strange case of a missing dog and even stranger carnivorous plant. He becomes convinced that he is standing ... See full summary »

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Detective Nick Carter / Countryman Larry Matejka
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Martin Ruzek ...
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Hotel manager
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Petr Brukner ...
Kurátko
Vladimír Hrabánek ...
Entertainer in the cabaret
Milan Mach ...
Warder #1
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When the famous detective Nick Carter visits Prague, he becomes involved in strange case of a missing dog and even stranger carnivorous plant. He becomes convinced that he is standing against his greatest enemy - the Gardener, who supposedly died years ago in a swamp... Written by Marek 14

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1 August 1978 (Czechoslovakia)  »

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Adele Hasn't Had Her Dinner Yet  »

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Robert Redford and Jirí Kodet were considered for the part of Nick Carter, eventually played by Michal Docolomanský. See more »

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Edited into Lááásky Jirího Brdecky (1986) See more »

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Great parody of Nick Carter the pulp magazine detective
30 September 2000 | by (EU) – See all my reviews

A movie with great effects that make you wonder how it was possible at those days. Specially the fall of Nick Carter from the balloon. Director combines real actors and the great skill of animators in his country. This very campy movie was released in Slovakia (1996) on VHS in PAL-format.


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