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The Tale of John and Mary (1980)

Pohádka o Honzíkovi a Marence (original title)
Young knight John travels the world in search of fame and fortune, but also to help others and prove himself. However, things go dire fast and he becomes burdened with life's hardships. But then he meets a pretty water nymph, Mary.

Director:

Karel Zeman

Writer:

Karel Zeman
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Credited cast:
Otakar Brousek ... Narrator (voice)
Antonín Procházka ... John (voice)
Nada Konvalinková ... Mary (voice)
Helena Vondrácková ... Mary (singing voice)
Frantisek Filipovský ... Dwarfs (voice)
Jaroslav Moucka ... Knight Matej Beran from Beranov (voice)
Karel Semerád Karel Semerád ... (voice)
Zdenek Vasek Zdenek Vasek ... (voice)
Milos Vosmanský Milos Vosmanský ... (voice) (as Milos Vosmansky)
Jana Tomecková Jana Tomecková ... (voice)
Hana Zaoralova Hana Zaoralova ... (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jytte Abildstrøm Jytte Abildstrøm ... Danish narrator
Jirí Jurina Jirí Jurina
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Young knight John travels the world in search of fame and fortune, but also to help others and prove himself. However, things go dire fast and he becomes burdened with life's hardships. But then he meets a pretty water nymph, Mary.

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Country:

Czechoslovakia

Language:

Czech

Release Date:

1 November 1980 (Czechoslovakia) See more »

Also Known As:

Das Märchen von Hans und Marie See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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