This movie tells a story of the dark side of communism, corruption in everyday life through the eyes of an ordinary man working as a new engineer in a factory.

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Credited cast:
Jan Slovák ... Mirek
... Kote
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Simon Caban ... DJ Arnostek
... Glosner's Son
... Karel Smíd
Jan Foll
... Liduska
Jirí Kratochvil
Jana Kusiaková ... Female employee
Ales Najbrt
Monika Seligová ... Helenka
Jana Tucková ... Zdena
Zdenek Vronský
David Vávra ... Barman
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This movie tells a story of the dark side of communism, corruption in everyday life through the eyes of an ordinary man working as a new engineer in a factory.

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1 February 1991 (Czechoslovakia)  »

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The Smoke  »

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Great comedy on late socialism
18 June 2001 | by See all my reviews

Mirek has graduated from engineering and comes to his first job. It is late 80ies in the Czechoslovakia. Mirek learns the merciless truth about the deteriorating factory and its unbelievable stuff. This movie features the unique humor of the Sklep theatre. Includes some wonderful songs.


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