MOVIES Czechoslovakia
Journey to the Beginning of Time (1955)

Journey to the Beginning of Time (1955)

Journey to the Beginning of Time (1955)
IMDb: 7.5
83 min

Most classical sci-fi from K. Zeman. Four young boys visit a dinosaur exhibit at the New York city Museum of Natural History. They then row out onto Central Park Lake…

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The Ear (1970)

The Ear (1970)

The Ear (1970)
IMDb: 7.9
94 min

Husband (senior ministry official) and wife find their house is riddled with listening devices put there by his own ministry. A harrowing night follows (reminiscent of ‘Who’s Afraid Of Virginia…

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The Elementary School (1991)

The Elementary School (1991)

The Elementary School (1991)
IMDb: 8.1
100 min

The time is 1945-46. 10 year old Eda and his friend Tonda live in a small village outside Prague. In school, their class is so wild and indisciplined that their…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Loves of a Blonde (1965)

Loves of a Blonde (1965)

Loves of a Blonde (1965)
IMDb: 7.6
88 min

Andula, an innocent Czech girl from a factory town, is desperately in search of love. She believes she’s found it when she beds Milda, a charming young musician visiting from…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Amadeus (1984)

Amadeus (1984)

Amadeus (1984)
IMDb: 8.3
160 min

The incredible story of genius musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival, Antonio Salieri—now confined to an insane asylum.

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Genre: Drama, History, Music
Fantastic Planet (1973)

Fantastic Planet (1973)

Fantastic Planet (1973)
IMDb: 7.8
72 min

The story of the “Oms”, human-like creatures kept as domesticated pets by an alien race of blue giants called “Draags.” The story takes place on the Draags’ planet Ygam, where…

The Firemen’s Ball (1967)

The Firemen’s Ball (1967)

The Firemen’s Ball (1967)
IMDb: 7.6
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