Screen version of the play written in 1728 of the same name, portrays the underworld of Mafia-like gangsters and the rivalry and animosity between the various different gangs.
Packaging Paper sleeve
Length 94 min.
Production Year 1991
Format DVD (PAL)
Director Jiri Menzel
Cast Josef Abrham, Jana Svandova, Libuse Safrankova, Barbora Leichnerova, Ljuba Krbova, Veronika Freimanova, Nina Diviskova
Also Known As:
Czech - Žebrácká opera
Germany (TV title) - Prager Bettleroper
Finland - Kerjäläisooppera
Hungary - Koldusopera
Poland - Opera zebracza
World-wide (English title) - The Beggar's Opera
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