Once upon a time, there was a king, who called himself Me First.. The king promised he’ll give whole his kingdom to the one of three daughters, who will love him most. Drahomira loves him like a gold. Zpevanka loves him like a gold in throat. The youngest daughter Maruska loves him like a salt, but the king gets angry because of this comparison and he sends Maruska out of his castle.
Length 98 min.
Production Year 1954
Subtitles Czech, English
Format DVD (PAL)
Director Borivoj Zeman
Cast Jan Werich, Vlasta Burian, Irena Kacirkova, Milena Dvorska, Stella Majova, Milos Kopecky, Lubomir Lipsky, Miroslav Hornicek, Frantisek Cerny, Terezie Brzkova, Zdenek Dite, Josef Pehr, Vladimir Raz, Marie Glazrova
Also Known As:
East Germany - Es war einmal ein König
Poland - Byl sobie król
World-wide (alternative title) - Once Upon a Time, There Was a King...
World-wide (English title) - There Once Was a King...
Czech - Byl jednou jeden král
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