Search results for "Czechoslovakia"
Daisies (1966)

Daisies (1966)

Daisies (1966)
IMDb: 7.4
74 min

Two teenage girls, both named Marie, decide that since the world is spoiled they will be spoiled as well; accordingly they embark on a series of destructive pranks in which…

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Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Miraculous Virgin (1966)

Miraculous Virgin (1966)

Miraculous Virgin (1966)
IMDb: 6.7
97 min

A film adaptation of the novelette of the same title written by Dominik Tatarka depicts the life of a young generation of artists that was formed in Slovakia during the…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
The Cremator (1969)

The Cremator (1969)

The Cremator (1969)
IMDb: 8.0
95 min

Mr. Kopfrkingl enjoys his job at a crematorium in Czechoslovakia in the late 1930s. He likes reading the Tibetan book of the dead, and espouses the view that cremation relieves…

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Black and White Sylva (1962)

Black and White Sylva (1962)

Black and White Sylva (1962)
IMDb: 7.0
27 min

A character from a musical film falls into the real world in this short, predating similar films by Woody Allen (The Purple Rose of Cairo) and Wojciech Marczewski (Escape from…

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Genre: Fantasy, Music
Fantastic Planet (1973)

Fantastic Planet (1973)

Fantastic Planet (1973)
IMDb: 7.8
72 min

On the planet Ygam, the Draags, extremely technologically and spiritually advanced blue humanoids, consider the tiny Oms, human beings descendants of Terra’s inhabitants, as ignorant animals. Those who live in…

Morgiana (1972)

Morgiana (1972)

Morgiana (1972)
IMDb: 7.3
106 min

Jealous of her vapidly “good” sister’s popularity, poisonous Viktoria doses pretty Klara’s tea with a slow-acting fatal substance. As the latter grows hysterically weak, the former finds success increasingly compromised…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Beauty and the Beast (1978)

Beauty and the Beast (1978)

Beauty and the Beast (1978)
IMDb: 7.6
91 min

Julie, the youngest daughter of a bankrupt merchant, sacrifices her life in order to save her father. She goes to an enchanted castle in the woods and meets Netvor, a…

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Lemonade Joe (1964)

Lemonade Joe (1964)

Lemonade Joe (1964)
IMDb: 7.5
84 min

A satire of the Great American Way, with Lemonade Joe a “clean living” gunfighter who drinks only Kola-Loca Lemonade and convinces everyone else in town (with his gun skills) that…

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Genre: Comedy, Western
Tomorrow I’ll Wake Up and Scald Myself with Tea (1977)

Tomorrow I’ll Wake Up and Scald Myself with Tea (1977)

Tomorrow I’ll Wake Up and Scald Myself with Tea (1977)
IMDb: 7.2
93 min

Former Nazi Klaus Abard survives to the 1990s by taking anti-ageing pills. He plans to use a time travel trip to return to Germany in 1944 and present Hitler with…

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Amadeus (1984)

Amadeus (1984)

Amadeus (1984)
IMDb: 8.3
160 min

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is a remarkably talented young Viennese composer who unwittingly finds a fierce rival in the disciplined and determined Antonio Salieri. Resenting Mozart for both his hedonistic lifestyle…

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Genre: Drama, History, Music
Sexmission (1984)

Sexmission (1984)

Sexmission (1984)
IMDb: 7.7
117 min

Two scientists are chosen as guinea pigs for a time experiment: they are placed in hibernation and should be brought back to life after three years. In the meantime, however,…

Piloti (1988)

Piloti (1988)

Piloti (1988)
IMDb: 5.1
83 min

Genre: Drama, War
Case for a Rookie Hangman (1970)

Case for a Rookie Hangman (1970)

Case for a Rookie Hangman (1970)
IMDb: 7.0
107 min

Lemuel Gulliver (Lubomír Kostelka) has had a car accident and continues his journey across the unknown countryside on foot. On the road he finds a dead rabbit dressed like a…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Valerie and Her Week of Wonders (1970)

Valerie and Her Week of Wonders (1970)

Valerie and Her Week of Wonders (1970)
IMDb: 7.2
77 min

Valerie, a Czechoslovakian teenager living with her grandmother, is blossoming into womanhood, but that transformation proves secondary to the effects she experiences when she puts on a pair of magic…

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Rosa Luxemburg (1986)

Rosa Luxemburg (1986)

Rosa Luxemburg (1986)
IMDb: 6.9
122 min

Polish socialist and Marxist Rosa Luxemburg works tirelessly in the service of revolution in early 20th century Poland and Germany. While Luxemburg campaigns for her beliefs, she is repeatedly imprisoned…

Genre: Drama, History
Neha (1991)

Neha (1991)

Neha (1991)
IMDb: 6.6
110 min

A wonderful dark tale of coming of age in a country in transformation – then Czechoslovakia (now Slovakia) in 1990s. Against the backdrop of a regime change and general crisis…

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Genre: Drama
Suffering (1962)

Suffering (1962)

Suffering (1962)
IMDb: 7.0
90 min

This is an engaging drama by director Karel Kachyna about the growing pains of a young teen (Jorga Kotrbova) and the hardships of a noble steed mistreated by a cruel…

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Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
The Firemen’s Ball (1967)

The Firemen’s Ball (1967)

The Firemen’s Ball (1967)
IMDb: 7.5
73 min

The firemen of a provincial Czechoslovakian town throw a ball in honor of the old chief’s retirement. There will be music and dancing, a beauty pageant and a raffle. The…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Ferat Vampire (1981)

Ferat Vampire (1981)

Ferat Vampire (1981)
IMDb: 5.8
90 min

A doctor is shocked when his beloved colleague Mima signs a contract with foreign car manufacturer Ferat, in order to work for them as a rally-driver. A scientist convinces him…

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Alice (1988)

Alice (1988)

Alice (1988)
IMDb: 7.5
86 min

A quiet young English girl named Alice finds herself in an alternate version of her own reality after chasing a white rabbit. She becomes surrounded by living inanimate objects and…