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Johnny Corncob (1973)

János vitéz (original title)
A traditional Hungarian poetic fairytale that describes the epic adventures of a young shepherd through love, war, magic and death.

Director:

Marcell Jankovics

Writers:

Sándor Petöfi (poem), Marcell Jankovics (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview:
György Cserhalmi ... Jancsi (voice)
Anikó Nagy Anikó Nagy ... Iluska (voice)
Erzsi Pártos Erzsi Pártos ... Mostoha (voice)
Antal Farkas ... Gazda (voice)
Gábor Mádi Szabó Gábor Mádi Szabó ... Haramiavezér (voice)
György Bárdy György Bárdy ... Hussar Captain (voice)
János Körmendi János Körmendi ... Francia király (voice)
Erzsébet Kútvölgyi Erzsébet Kútvölgyi ... Királylány (voice)
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A traditional Hungarian poetic fairytale that describes the epic adventures of a young shepherd through love, war, magic and death.

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Country:

Hungary

Language:

Hungarian

Release Date:

1 May 1973 (Hungary) See more »

Also Known As:

Johnny Corncob See more »

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Production Co:

Pannónia Filmstúdió See more »
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Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Although the film's dialogue was taken directly from the original poem, the lyrics of the musical inserts were written specifically for the movie in the spirit of traditional Hungarian folk songs. See more »

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Edited into Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen (2012) See more »

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Nem parancsol át
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It deserves more popularity.
2 March 2019 | by mtlpapermtlSee all my reviews

The first Hungarian animated feature film from the poet's work by Sandor Petofi. Special animation, humor and music make this work unforgettable. Unfortunately, cinemas in the United States were not shown because Disney was afraid of competition.


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