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2018, TOP 5 -

Certoviny (Pure Devilry) released 4. January, Fairytale, directed by Zdenek Troska Zdenek Troska, a former matador of Czech fairy tales, comes back after directing third Babovresky film to create a children story from the world of devils. The story is mainly focused on two devils, played by Jakub Prachar and Domink Benedikt. These two hell boys are sent by Luciper (played by Karel Dobry) to our world as a punishment for their naughty behavior. Their mission is to bring one sinful soul to hell. As chance would have it, they like our world. We can look forward to see Sara...

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2018, Czech Film History -

It’s been exactly seventy-one years since Jiří Hanzelka a Miroslav Zikmund sat down in Tatra 87 and set off to Africa. At that time, they could not yet know how legendary their expeditions in the world would be, or that they will become one of the most famous Czech travelers. When in 1947 two young graduates of economics drove to Africa to begin a journey around the world, only a bunch of friends said goodbye to them in front of the autoclub in Opletalova Street. Three and a half years later, on their return home, they were already famous travelers...

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2018, New releases -

Goat Story (Goat Story: The Old Prague Legends, Goat Story 2 with Cheese) 2DVDs Collection! It’s a pity that a large number of people rated this film negatively. But they either did not see it or saw it with a tremendous prejudice and personal antipathy against the creators. Goat story is simply different from other fairy tales and is totally different from what the Czech animated fairy tales represented and how they were depicted. Of course, this film has, like any other film, its flaws. On the other hand, it has genuinely brilliant music, an amazing dabbing, a massive crowd...

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2018, New Czech Films -

The Hastrman This romantic yet ironic story centers around Hastrman alias Baron de Caus (Karel Dobrý), whose love towards girl Katynka (Simona Zmrzlá) from the countryside brings him an unexpected happiness and also a great passion. Hastrman returns with his servant (Jiří Lábus) from travels around the world and he’s here to restore ponds on his estate. His life of a modern and enlightened man differs from the life of the local people. Reeve’s (David Novotný) extraordinary daughter Katynka is the centerpiece of Hastrman’s interest. She’s revolting against the authorities with passionate worship of nature and pagan rituals. This smart...

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2018, New Czech Films -

Chata na prodej / Bear with Us Parents sell an old cottage which they no longer use. Just before transferring the cottage to the new owner, the mother (Ivana Chýlková) decides to organize a last proper family reunion. However, the rest of the family doesn’t share much enthusiasm as these meetings are always quite challenging. Grandpa (Jan Kačer) is already absentminded. Father (David Vávra) rather hates these reunions. Son (Jan Strejcovský) is always half drunk and attempts to ironically comment the world around him, including breaking relationship with his girlfriend. Grandmother (Jana Synková) specializes on bothersome questions that make the others at...

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