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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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Did You Know?

Trivia

Daniela Smutná auditioned part of Tornado Lou, eventually played by Kveta Fialová. See more »

Quotes

Grimpo: Allow me to introduce my collaborators. This is Coyote Kid, and this is Pancho Kid.
Lemonade Joe: I do not care for your kids.
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Connections

Referenced in Particka: Episode #7.15 (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

So fár
Music by Jan Rychlík
Lyrics by Jirí Brdecka
Performed by Karel Gott
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A rare jewel of a comedy.
11 April 2001 | by ritznkSee all my reviews

I saw this film in the early seventies with a number of friends at Portland State University. I've seen it once and only once. Still, I can easily say it is one of the ten funniest movies ever. I am amazed to find it in your database! It is indeed a broad parody of the western movie genre: cliche piled upon cliche, yet still surprising and delightful. This movie can hold its own with Dr. Strangelove and The Marx Brothers. Its that good. I don't know where PSU got their hands on a dubbed in version, but if there is one out there on video tape, I know a lot of people who would do almost anything for a copy.


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