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Those Wonderful Movie Cranks (1979)

Bájecní muzi s klikou (original title)
Returning home to Prague, the magician Pasparte (Rudolf Hrusínský), an owner of a circus caravan, meets his dying colleague who entrusts his beautiful daughter Aloisie (Hana Buresová) to ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rudolf Hrusínský ...
Pasparte
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Slapeta
Jirí Menzel ...
Kolenatý
Vlasta Fabiánová ...
Emílie Kolárová-Mladá
Blazena Holisová ...
Evzenie
Jaromíra Mílová ...
Pepicka
Josef Kemr ...
Benjamín
Oldrich Vlcek ...
Berousek
Josef Somr ...
Ourada
Vladimír Huber ...
Hynek
Marie Rosulková ...
Madame
Hana Buresová ...
Aloisie
Jirina Steimarová
Ludvík Hradilek
Miloslav Stibich
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Returning home to Prague, the magician Pasparte (Rudolf Hrusínský), an owner of a circus caravan, meets his dying colleague who entrusts his beautiful daughter Aloisie (Hana Buresová) to his care. In Prague they all take up their lodgings at the house At Blue Fish in which they intend to arrange the programs. The firm is owned by widow Evzenie (Blazena Holisová) with whom Pasparte shares flat and bed. Evzenie is jealous of Aloisie therefore Pasparte sends Aloisie as a housewife to the single man Jakub Kolenatý (Jirí Menzel) who earns his living by photographing and wants to record the revived pictures of Prague. Pasparte wants to found in Prague the first permanent Czech movie theatre in which there would be projected also the original Czech films. Written by NFA.cz

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1 August 1979 (Czechoslovakia)  »

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Those Wonderful Men with a Crank  »

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Czechoslovakia's official submission to 52nd Academy Award's Foreign Language in 1980. See more »

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Edited into Ten Minutes Older: The Cello (2002) See more »

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V Praze vzdy na jare
Music by Jirí Sust
Lyrics by Jirí Sust
Performed by Vladimír Mensík
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