The bank officer Bedrich Hroch is sent by the bank director to the zoo, which asked an allocation of one and half kg of gold for a gold tooth for a hippo. During the check up of the hippo's... See full summary »

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Oldo Hlavácek ...
Hroch
Helga Cocková ...
Dása
Svatopluk Matyás ...
Pip Karen
Helena Blehárová ...
Sona
Miroslav Homola ...
Borovec
Zdena Hadrbolcová ...
Plasilová
Eduard Dubský ...
Prof. Fibinger
Jirí Lír ...
Keeper
Slávka Budínová ...
Majka
Josef Vetrovec ...
Zoo Director
Oldrich Velen ...
Veterinary
Josef Kobr ...
Bank Director
Jirí Holý ...
Husband of Sona
Jan Skopecek ...
Dentist
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The bank officer Bedrich Hroch is sent by the bank director to the zoo, which asked an allocation of one and half kg of gold for a gold tooth for a hippo. During the check up of the hippo's teeth Bedrich is swallowed by the hippo. The man does not die in the hippo's guts and he chats quite happily with his frightened wife Dása. Journalist Pip Karen, his friend is also present to the dialogue and he has immediately an idea how to use this special situation. He tells to the new minister Borovec and his opponent professor Fibinger that there is a hippo in the zoo which can speak. He also tells them how to use this situation for a political propaganda. Written by NFA.cz

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