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Lemonade Joe (1964)

Limonádový Joe aneb Konská opera (original title)
Straight shooting Lemonade Joe cleans up Stetson City, in this musical parody of early Westerns, after shooting the pants off villain Old Pistol. Joe's endorsement of Kolaloka (Crazy Cola) ... See full summary »

Director:

Oldrich Lipský

Writers:

Oldrich Lipský (screenplay), Jirí Brdecka (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Karel Fiala ... Lemonade Joe - Salesman fy Kolalok & Son
Rudolf Deyl ... Dough Badman - Owner of Trigger Whisky Saloon (as Rudolf Deyl ml.)
Milos Kopecký ... Horác Badman Alias 'hogofogo'
Kveta Fialová ... Tornado Lou - Arizona Warbler
Olga Schoberová ... Winnifred Goodman
Bohus Záhorský ... Ezra Goodman - Father
Josef Hlinomaz ... Gunslinger Grimpo
Karel Effa ... Pancho Kid - Gunslinger
Waldemar Matuska ... Banjo Kid - Gunslinger
Eman Fiala Eman Fiala ... Pianist
Vladimír Mensík ... Barman #1
Jirí Lír ... Barman #2
Jirí Steimar Jirí Steimar ... Kolalok - Joe's Father
Jaroslav Stercl ... Drunk Postman
Oldrich Lukes Oldrich Lukes ... Sheriff
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Storyline

Straight shooting Lemonade Joe cleans up Stetson City, in this musical parody of early Westerns, after shooting the pants off villain Old Pistol. Joe's endorsement of Kolaloka (Crazy Cola) lemonade as the refresher that assures deadly aim, convinces the Arizona sin-town to abstain from alcohol. Based on the 1963 Czech stage production. But Trigger Whiskey maker Duke Badman's brother the devious gunslinger Hogofogo, comes to save his sibling's saloon from Joe's allies, father and daughter temperance revivalists, the Goodmans. Written by David Stevens

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Country:

Czechoslovakia

Language:

Czech

Release Date:

25 November 1967 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Lemonade Joe See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Filmové studio Barrandov See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Black and White (tinted)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Czechoslovakia's official submission to 37th Academy Award's Foreign Language in 1965. See more »

Quotes

Lemonade Joe: Are nights cold here?
Deaf old man: Pardon?
Lemonade Joe: I ask whether nights are cold here.
Deaf old man: Yes.
Lemonade Joe: Then I ought to take... warm underwear!
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Featured in 23. Ceský lev (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

So fár
Music by Jan Rychlík
Lyrics by Jirí Brdecka
Performed by Karel Gott
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A treasure
4 February 1999 | by LevanaSee all my reviews

Made during the "Prague Spring", which produced a burst of creativity, this movie brims with lightheartedness and wild satirical wit. It's a spoof of Westerns, not so much the John Ford type as silent-movie serials. I could go on a long time telling you my favorite jokes from it, but I won't... Lobby your local revival theater or TV station, because too few people have had the opportunity to see this utterly original movie.


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