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One Song a Day Takes Mischief Away (1970)

Tko pjeva zlo ne misli (original title)
The story is seen through the eyes of 6 year old Perica Safranek. On a family picnic Perica's mother starts flirting with Mr Fulir, a Zagreb Dandy. The father at first doesn't notice it, ... See full summary »


Kresimir Golik


Kresimir Golik, Vjekoslav Majer (story "Iz dnevnika malog Perice") | 1 more credit »




Cast overview, first billed only:
Franjo Majetic Franjo Majetic ... Franjo Safranek
Mirjana Bohanec Mirjana Bohanec ... Ana Safranek
Relja Basic ... Gospon Fulir
Mia Oremovic ... Teta Mina
Tomislav Zganec Tomislav Zganec ... Perica Safranek
Vida Jerman Vida Jerman ... Gospodicna Marijana
Vanja Timer Vanja Timer ... Susjeda Bajs
Lena Politeo Lena Politeo ... Susjeda Beta
Milan Micic Milan Micic ... Susjed, dimnjacar Karlek
Dragan Rajakovic Dragan Rajakovic ... Susjed, gospon Misko
Viki Glovacki Viki Glovacki ... Pjevac s violinom
Drago Bahun Drago Bahun ... Pjevac s gitarom
Rikard Brzeska ... Znidarsic (as Riki Brzeska)
Marijan Radmilovic Marijan Radmilovic ... Musterija gospodicne Marijane
Mihajlo Smoljanovic Mihajlo Smoljanovic ... Clan tria
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The story is seen through the eyes of 6 year old Perica Safranek. On a family picnic Perica's mother starts flirting with Mr Fulir, a Zagreb Dandy. The father at first doesn't notice it, but wants to marry off the aunt. After a couple of invitations to their Zagreb home, the father becomes aware of Fulir's passes at his wife... Written by Boris Vidovic <lasse.holma@sea.fi>

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The film was voted the best Croatian film by Croatian film critics in the article in Slobodna Dalmacija on the 28th November 1999. See more »


Franjo Safranek: I for one read a book about how humans evolved. It says everything. First, there were fish, and then the fish grew legs, and so on, all up to the human.
Teta Mina: It wouldn't be that book where some Englishman says that a human evolved from a monkey?
Franjo Safranek: The writer I don't remember, but the book had most wonderful covers... with gold-stamping!
Teta Mina: I don't know, so I've heard. But if he's evolved from a monkey, I haven't!
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Excellent old school movie !
12 March 2007 | by Skydiver86See all my reviews

This movie reminds me of the "old" days in ex - Yugoslavia. I'm not "Yugoslav nostalgic", because now I'm "just" 30 years old, first time I saw this movie was couple of years ago and it reminds me of the days when I was a kid in my dear old Opatija, Croatia. The time, people, slow life, almost everything was exactly as it was back then when people were in love with each other and having fun together not having fun in front of the TV, Internet, Play stations or else .. This movie shows very good how little we need to be lucky in life .. And this is definitely one of those movies you're lucky to look back here and then. It's similar to Avanti! with Jack Lemmon, another movie that's one of those showing you how to live life @ fullest ..

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Release Date:

20 October 1970 (Yugoslavia) See more »

Also Known As:

Aki dalol, rossz ember nem lehet See more »

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1.66 : 1
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