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Babí léto (2001)

Terminal prankster Frantisek Hána refuses to grow up and take certain responsibilities, despite his wife Emilie's constant badgering to do so. Even faced with his own looming death and an ... See full summary »

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Emílie Hánová
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Eda
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Jára Hána
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Králová
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Estate agent
Zita Kabátová ...
Maruska Grulichová
Katerina Pindejová ...
Judge
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Vondrácek
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Erna
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Marcela
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Marcela
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Hlavatý
Martin Sitta ...
Král
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Terminal prankster Frantisek Hána refuses to grow up and take certain responsibilities, despite his wife Emilie's constant badgering to do so. Even faced with his own looming death and an ungrateful son who wants to whisk his parents off to the old folks' home, Frantisek's wit won't quit as he vies to live until he dies. Written by Anonymous

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A comedy for the ages.

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Comedy | Drama | Family

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Rated PG-13 for language | See all certifications »
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27 September 2001 (Czech Republic)  »

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$10,046, 24 August 2003, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$67,296, 16 November 2003
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[first lines]
Frantisek Hána: [upon visiting a mansion] Very shabby.
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A matter of seconds after the credits start, a new scene is shown as the credits roll over them. The theme of the movie is restated with powerful imagery. (As viewed with the DVD distributed in North America.) See more »

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masterpiece
18 January 2005 | by See all my reviews

Not much to say other than it is simply a masterpiece. this film contains a myriad of messages that all should take to heart. especially- women do not squelch your man's dreams -honor them -that's why you loved him in the first place! Those who plan for death will live in the grave. Those who carpe diem will awaken those who live in fear. Even our Lord spoke of this when he chastised the the one who buried his talent in fear that he might make a mistake and displease the Master. Take a risk, get out of the boat and you will walk on water. Life is a journey that does not end in the grave but in our minds and souls.


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