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Those Wonderful Movie Cranks (1979)
"Bajecni muzi s klikou" (original title)

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Rudolf Hrusínský ...
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Vladimír Mensík ...
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 ...
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Hana Buresová ...
Aloisie
Jirina Steimarová
Ludvík Hradilek
Miloslav Stibich
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21 December 1979 (East Germany)  »

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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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Amálka je ráda
Music by Jirí Sust
Lyrics by Jirí Sust
Performed by Vladimír Mensík
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