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Talíre nad Velkým Malíkovem (1977)

A model Communist village is visited by a flying saucer. One of the most bizarre Normalisation films, the lowest point in the work of a good director.

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Jaromil Jires

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vlastimil Brodský ... Road-mender Frantisek Huba
Jan Tríska ... Mine carpenter Salánek
Iva Janzurová ... Viola Zlatnícková
Míla Myslíková ... Zmatlíková
Josef Vetrovec ... Lojza Hrubec
Jirí Hálek ... Innholder Tonda Cink
Marie Rosulková ... Grandmother
Ladislav Pesek ... Václav Hrabe
Dana Medrická ... Eliska Doktorová
Ludek Sobota ... BA-HU Vidrmoc
Josef Kemr ... LU-PU
Petr Nározný ... Dr. Jirí Doktor
Waldemar Matuska ... Sculptor Mimra
Karel Augusta ... Driver Jozo
Jelena Juklová Jelena Juklová ... Maryna (as Jelena Sebestová)
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A model Communist village is visited by a flying saucer. One of the most bizarre Normalisation films, the lowest point in the work of a good director.

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Genres:

Sci-Fi | Comedy

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Details

Country:

Czechoslovakia

Language:

Czech

Release Date:

1 November 1977 (Czechoslovakia) See more »

Also Known As:

Talíře nad velkým malíkovem See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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