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Sakalí léta (1993)

A period musical comedy set in a quiet Prague quarter at the end of the fifties. Using the western plot device of the "man from nowhere" a generation gap story unfolds of changing social ... See full summary »

Director:

Jan Hrebejk
6 wins. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jakub Spalek ... Eda Drábek
Martin Dejdar ... Bejby
Josef Abrhám ... Prokop
Sylva Tománková Sylva Tománková ... Bejbina
Jirí Ornest ... Premek
Jan Semotán Jan Semotán ... Ksanda
Jan Kacani Jan Kacani ... Reddy
Pavel Janousek Pavel Janousek ... Neumann
Josef Oplt Josef Oplt ... Singer
Sasa Rasilov ... Peterka
Václav Chalupa ... Hamácek
Zdenek Vencl Zdenek Vencl ... Babka
Raoul Schránil ... vrchní Kaláb
Václav Jakoubek ... Petykoluna
Radek Holub ... Séf cizi party
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Storyline

A period musical comedy set in a quiet Prague quarter at the end of the fifties. Using the western plot device of the "man from nowhere" a generation gap story unfolds of changing social climate. The action is driven by the character of a young man named Baby (Martin Dejdar) who causes a local rebellion by bringing rock'n'roll to a Communist neighborhood raised on swing. Written by Czech film center

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Comedy | Musical

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Trivia

Anna Geislerová was considered for the part of Bejbina, eventually played by Sylva Tománková. Hoewer, Geislerová overdubbed the part. See more »

Goofs

Car license plates with letter "A" assigned for Prague were not used in time of plot. At that time, license numbers did not correspond to geographical locality. See more »

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Referenced in 7 pádu Honzy Dedka: Anna Geislerová (2017) See more »

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Details

Country:

Czech Republic

Language:

Czech

Release Date:

9 December 1993 (Czech Republic) See more »

Also Known As:

Big Beat See more »

Filming Locations:

Podbaba, Prague, Czech Republic

Company Credits

Production Co:

Space Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby | Dolby Digital (2004 re-release)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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