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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jakub Spalek ...
Eda Drábek
Martin Dejdar ...
Bejby
Josef Abrhám ...
Prokop
Sylva Tománková ...
Bejbina
Jirí Ornest ...
Premek
Jan Semotán ...
Ksanda
Jan Kacani ...
Reddy
Pavel Janousek ...
Neumann
Josef Oplt ...
Singer
Sasa Rasilov ...
Peterka
Václav Chalupa ...
Hamácek
Zdenek Vencl ...
Babka
Raoul Schránil ...
vrchní Kaláb
Václav Jakoubek ...
Petykoluna
Radek Holub ...
Séf cizi party
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A period musical comedy set in a quiet Prague quarter at the end of the fifties. Using the western plot device of the "man from nowhere" a generation gap story unfolds of changing social climate. The action is driven by the character of a young man named Baby (Martin Dejdar) who causes a local rebellion by bringing rock'n'roll to a Communist neighborhood raised on swing. Written by Czech film center

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9 December 1993 (Czech Republic)  »

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Trivia

Petr Nározný was considered for the part of Mr. Prokop, eventually played by Josef Abrhám. See more »

Goofs

Car license plates with letter "A" assigned for Prague were not used in time of plot. At that time, license numbers did not correspond to geographical locality. See more »

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Referenced in Show Jana Krause: Episode dated 14 January 2011 (2011) See more »

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