7.6/10
352
1 user

Johnny Corncob (1973)

János vitéz (original title)
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A man is born the son of a horse with superpowers and uses them to do battle with legendary dragons.

Director: Marcell Jankovics
Stars: György Cserhalmi, Vera Pap, Gyula Szabó
Animation | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Director: Attila Dargay
Stars: András Kern, Péter Geszti, László Csákányi
Magyar népmesék (TV Series 1978)
Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

Animated Hungarian folk tales.

Stars: Gyula Szabó, Piroska Molnár, György Bánffy
Animation | Adventure | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

In the turmoilous 18th century, young poor Hungarian aristocrat Jonas helps Szaffi, a young pretty gypsy Romani girl and the illegitimate daughter of a Turkish pasha, get the treasure that's owed to her by the right of inheritance.

Director: Attila Dargay
Stars: András Kern, Judit Pogány, Hilda Gobbi
Frakk, a macskák réme (1972–1986)
Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Stars: Erzsi Pártos, Éva Schubert, Hédi Váradi
Animation | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Adam's and Eve's epic journey throughout history trying to find the meaning of human life. Do we grow in wisdom as centuries pass, or just drift towards an inevitable doom?

Director: Marcell Jankovics
Stars: Gyula Balázsi, Péter Benkö, Ágnes Bertalan
A kockásfülü nyúl (TV Series 1978)
Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Vizipók-Csodapók (TV Series 1980)
Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Stars: István Pathó, Endre Harkányi, Dorottya Géczy
Mesék Mátyás királyról (TV Series 1981)
Animation | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Stars: László Helyey, Gabriella Borbás
Animation | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

The Mézga family going a funny adventure around the world without money and ability to speaking other languages. They looking for an old friend who will pay everything.

Stars: Endre Harkányi, Ilona Györi, Margit Földessy
Animation | Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

An enthusiastic filmmaker thinks he's come up with a totally original idea: animation set to classical music! When he is informed that some American named "Prisney" (or something) has ... See full summary »

Director: Bruno Bozzetto
Stars: Maurizio Nichetti, Maurizio Micheli, Marialuisa Giovannini
Animation | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Earth is visited by a race of aliens, who issue an ultimatum: either peace or complete destruction.

Directors: Faith Hubley, John Hubley
Stars: Dizzy Gillespie, Linda Atkinson, Sam Hubley
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Jancsi (voice)
Anikó Nagy ...
Iluska (voice)
Erzsi Pártos ...
Mostoha (voice)
Antal Farkas ...
Gazda (voice)
Gábor Mádi Szabó ...
Haramiavezér (voice)
György Bárdy ...
Hussar Captain (voice)
János Körmendi ...
Francia király (voice)
Erzsébet Kútvölgyi ...
Királylány (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1 May 1973 (Hungary)  »

Also Known As:

Johnny Corncob  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Was made for the 150th birthday of author 'Petõfi, Sándor'. See more »

Connections

Edited into Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen (2012) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Suggestive tale of two infants whose love won against death. Great music and lots of psychedelic effects.
20 September 2009 | by (Hungary) – See all my reviews

Poor shepard Kukorica Jancsi (Johnny Corn) loves Iluska. Iluska's evil stepmother hates both of them and make Iluska's life hell. Jancsi lost his sheeps during kissing Iluska and his landlord chases him. He meets goons then he is recruited soldier. As soldier he saves the french king's daughter. He gets treasures and goes back to his village. He founded Iluska dead. In the cemetery Iluska's flower shows the way to Fairy Land. On his way he challenges the giant's king and won. The giants become his servants and help him across the never ending see to Fairy Island. Then he kills the fire dragon and find Iluska as queen of the Fairy Land. He changes to fairy and rules with Iluska on his side. The evil witch face in the moon which chases him constantly appears 15 year later in David Lynch's "Wild at heart" movie. The movie is full of unusual viewpoints and has psychedelic features in its music and vision.


5 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Johnny Corncob (1973) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?