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King Size (1988)
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A comedy. The story follows a young scientist in the contemporary world, who actually came from the world of dwarves, thanks to a magic potion, held by the Big Eater, ruler of the dwarves. ... See full summary »

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Jacek Chmielnik ...
Olgierd Jedlina
Jerzy Stuhr ...
Nadszyszkownik Kilkujadek
Katarzyna Figura ...
Ala
Grzegorz Herominski ...
Adas
Joachim Lamza ...
Zyl
Maciej Kozlowski ...
Was
Jan Machulski ...
Kwintek
Leonard Pietraszak ...
Kramerko
Witold Pyrkosz ...
Bombalina
Liza Machulska ...
Ewa
Beata Tyszkiewicz ...
Lady
Wiktoria Padlewska ...
Young Lady
Leon Charewicz ...
Gil
Bronislaw Wroclawski ...
Pycio
Halina Machulska ...
Ewa's Mother
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A comedy. The story follows a young scientist in the contemporary world, who actually came from the world of dwarves, thanks to a magic potion, held by the Big Eater, ruler of the dwarves. The dwarf kingdom, Shuflandia, exists in a cellar of a library, and only the most obedient get the chance to grow to king size and inhabit the larger world. Once there, nobody wants to return to Shuflandia. Also, there are no women in Shuflandia. Written by Polish Cinema Database <http://info.fuw.edu.pl/Filmy/>

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Director's cameo: in one of the last scenes of the movie (the characters running along the train corridor) one of the guests in the restaurant wagon is the director Juliusz Machulski. See more »

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A shallow, vapid and humorless treaty
24 August 2006 | by (Russian Federation) – See all my reviews

I always wondered what good could be found in this absolute flop of Juliusz Machulski? Well, if you say this film is a satire on the Polish Communist years, then, the question easily arises why more than 50 % of Poles still recollect the Soviet years with a great warmth and nostalgia? Let's put the political problems aside. The movie, then. It is a shame to have made such a shallow and humorless try in the style of Monty Python but with much more cynical (and not funny) sexual innuendos, with less humor and less tact. The top (or, rather, the bottom) of this vapid film is the moment when a dwarfish man get into a female vagina and thus gives her gratification. This borders on with the pornography and leaved you with a deep disgust. I only may ask why such a talented director made such a bad and senseless work?


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