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1. The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)

R | 171 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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73 Metascore

Central Europe, 1968: A Czech doctor with an active sex life meets a woman who wants monogamy, and then the Soviet invasion further disrupts their lives.

Director: Philip Kaufman | Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Juliette Binoche, Lena Olin, Derek de Lint

Votes: 35,268 | Gross: $10.01M

2. Three Wishes for Cinderella (2021)

87 min | Family, Fantasy

6.7
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Three Nuts for Cinderella is a magnificent remake of Christmas' annual national tradition. Join Cinderella in snow-heavy forests, and up on the sparkling Norwegian high mountains in her ... See full summary »

Director: Cecilie A. Mosli | Stars: Kristofer Hivju, Thorbjørn Harr, Ellen Dorrit Petersen, Nils Jørgen Kaalstad

Votes: 193

3. Valerie and Her Week of Wonders (1970)

Not Rated | 77 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

7.2
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Surreal tale in which love, fear, sex and religion merge into one fantastic world, based on a classical Czech novel of the same title.

Director: Jaromil Jires | Stars: Jaroslava Schallerová, Helena Anýzová, Petr Kopriva, Jirí Prýmek

Votes: 9,303

4. Spaceman (2022)

Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi | Post-production

Jakub Procházka, orphaned as a boy and raised in the Czech countryside by his grandparents, overcomes his odds to become the country's first astronaut.

Director: Johan Renck | Stars: Adam Sandler, Carey Mulligan, Paul Dano, Isabella Rossellini

5. Marketa Lazarová (1967)

Not Rated | 162 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.0
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A grim portrayal of the shift from Paganism to Christianity in medieval central Europe - as a young virgin promised to God is kidnapped and raped by a marauder who her religious father seeks to kill in return.

Director: Frantisek Vlácil | Stars: Josef Kemr, Magda Vásáryová, Nada Hejna, Jaroslav Moucka

Votes: 5,023

6. The Cremator (1969)

Not Rated | 95 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.0
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Set in Central Europe during World War II, a demented cremator believes cremation relieves earthly suffering and sets out to save the world.

Director: Juraj Herz | Stars: Rudolf Hrusínský, Vlasta Chramostová, Jana Stehnová, Milos Vognic

Votes: 8,368

7. The Confession (1970)

GP | 139 min | Drama, History, Thriller

7.9
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A high-ranking official is forced to confess to high treason.

Director: Costa-Gavras | Stars: Yves Montand, Simone Signoret, Gabriele Ferzetti, Michel Vitold

Votes: 4,164 | Gross: $0.33M

8. Closely Watched Trains (1966)

Not Rated | 92 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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An apprentice train dispatcher at a village station seeks his first sexual encounter and becomes despondent when he is unable to perform.

Director: Jirí Menzel | Stars: Václav Neckár, Josef Somr, Vlastimil Brodský, Vladimír Valenta

Votes: 12,242 | Gross: $3.27M

9. My Sunny Maad (2021)

85 min | Animation, Drama

6.8
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When Herra, a young Czech woman, falls in love with Nazir, an Afghan, she has no idea what kind of life awaits her in post-Taliban Afghanistan, nor of the family she is about to integrate ... See full summary »

Director: Michaela Pavlátová | Stars: Zuzana Stivínová, Shahid Maqsoodi, Shamla Maqsoodi, Mohammad Aref Safai

Votes: 59

10. Greedy Guts (2000)

TV-14 | 132 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.3
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74 Metascore

A childless couple passes off an anthropomorphous tree stump as their baby, but things get out of hand when the thing comes to life and demands to be fed.

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Stars: Veronika Zilková, Jan Hartl, Jaroslava Kretschmerová, Pavel Nový

Votes: 6,307 | Gross: $0.12M

11. Beauty and the Beast (1978)

91 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

7.6
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In this gothic rendition of the classic fairy tale, a merchant's youngest daughter is held prisoner by a mysterious winged beast.

Director: Juraj Herz | Stars: Zdena Studenková, Vlastimil Harapes, Václav Voska, Jana Brejchová

Votes: 1,343

12. I, Olga Hepnarova (2016)

Not Rated | 105 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.6
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57 Metascore

"My verdict is : I, Olga Hepnarová, the victim of your bestiality, sentence you to death penalty." Those were the famous words of the 22-year-old mass murderer Olga Hepnarová, who in 1973 drove a truck into a group of innocent people in Prague.

Directors: Petr Kazda, Tomás Weinreb | Stars: Michalina Olszanska, Martin Pechlát, Klára Melísková, Marika Soposká

Votes: 2,429

13. Even Mice Belong in Heaven (2021)

80 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.6
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A film about two mortal enemies - a little Mouse and a Fox, who after an unfortunate accident, meet in animal heaven. They lose their natural instincts and become best friends. Their wish ... See full summary »

Directors: Jan Bubenicek, Denisa Grimmová | Stars: Jirí Lábus, Martha Issová, Miroslav Etzler, Ondrej Vetchý

Votes: 53

14. The Girl on a Broomstick (1972)

76 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.4
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Saxana has the enthusiasm, but lacks the right talent to become a witch. So she's kept in for 300 years - nothing unusual for a sorceress' school. Being bored, she skims through the ... See full summary »

Director: Václav Vorlícek | Stars: Petra Cernocká, Jan Hrusínský, Jan Kraus, Vlastimil Zavrel

Votes: 1,249

15. Witchhammer (1970)

107 min | Drama, History, Horror

7.8
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A very popular movie on the medieval persecution of witches (inquisition).

Director: Otakar Vávra | Stars: Vladimír Smeral, Elo Romancik, Josef Kemr, Sona Valentová

Votes: 2,129

16. A Stolen Life (1946)

Approved | 109 min | Drama

7.3
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When a woman's twin sister is drowned, she assumes her identity in order to be close to the man she feels her sister took from her years before.

Director: Curtis Bernhardt | Stars: Bette Davis, Glenn Ford, Dane Clark, Walter Brennan

Votes: 3,597

17. Zelary (2003)

R | 150 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.6
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66 Metascore

A nurse is part of the resistance in 1940s Czech Republic. She is discovered and must find a place to hide. A patient whose life she saved, from a remote mountain village where time stopped 150 years ago, agrees to hide her as his wife.

Director: Ondrej Trojan | Stars: Anna Geislerová, György Cserhalmi, Ivan Trojan, Jaroslava Adamová

Votes: 3,498 | Gross: $0.33M

18. I Served the King of England (2006)

R | 113 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.4
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72 Metascore

A look at the glamorous life at an old-world Prague hotel.

Director: Jirí Menzel | Stars: Ivan Barnev, Oldrich Kaiser, Julia Jentsch, Marián Labuda

Votes: 7,654 | Gross: $0.62M

19. There Was Once a King... (1955)

107 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

8.1
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A selfish self-centered widowed ruler, barely tolerated by his subjects and called appropriately enough, 'King Myself, First' asks his three daughters to name the measure of their love for ... See full summary »

Director: Borivoj Zeman | Stars: Jan Werich, Vlasta Burian, Irena Kacírková, Stella Májová

Votes: 1,167

20. The Marriage Escape (2020)

103 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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A middle-aged veterinary surgeon believes his wife pampers him too much. In order to get away from her, he fakes the onset of dementia.

Director: Johan Nijenhuis | Stars: Herman Finkers, Johanna ter Steege, Leonie ter Braak, Ferdi Stofmeel

Votes: 3,238

21. The Seven Ravens (2015)

103 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

7.3
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A young girl takes a hard task. She must try to save her brothers and get rid of the curse placed on them by their mother. It is a story of courage, perseverance, but also of the power of words, truth and true love.

Director: Alice Nellis | Stars: Martha Issová, Sabina Remundová, Lukás Príkazký, Václav Neuzil

Votes: 359

22. Cutting it Short (1981)

93 min | Comedy

7.7
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An evocation of the childhood memories of Bohumil Hrabal in his provincial town of Nymburk, dominated by the local brewery.

Director: Jirí Menzel | Stars: Magda Vásáryová, Jirí Schmitzer, Jaromír Hanzlík, Rudolf Hrusínský

Votes: 2,344

23. Diamonds of the Night (1964)

Not Rated | 67 min | Drama, War

7.4
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Two Jewish boys escape from a train transporting them from one concentration camp to another. The film goes beyond the themes of war and anti-Nazism and concerns itself with man's struggle to preserve human dignity.

Director: Jan Nemec | Stars: Ladislav Jánsky, Antonín Kumbera, Ilse Bischofova, Jan Riha

Votes: 2,374

24. Lemonade Joe (1964)

84 min | Adventure, Comedy, Musical

7.5
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Straight shooting Lemonade Joe cleans up Stetson City, in this musical parody of early Westerns, after shooting the pants off villain Old Pistol. Joe's endorsement of Kolaloka (Crazy Cola) ... See full summary »

Director: Oldrich Lipský | Stars: Karel Fiala, Rudolf Deyl, Milos Kopecký, Kveta Fialová

Votes: 2,738

25. The Case of Unfaithful Klara (2009)

90 min | Drama, Romance

4.8
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In contemporary Prague a young musician is obsessed by jealousy for his beautiful girlfriend Klara. He engages a private detective to spy on Klara but this starts an uncontrollable series ... See full summary »

Director: Roberto Faenza | Stars: Claudio Santamaria, Iain Glen, Laura Chiatti, Kierston Wareing

Votes: 411

26. Nápady ctenáre detektivek (1966)

26 min | Short, Comedy, Crime

7.4
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One cold and damp day, a doctor visits the château of a noble family. The valet, named James, takes him to the library, which holds the family's most precious possession - a numerous ... See full summary »

Director: Václav Táborsky | Stars: Jirí Bruder, Frantisek Husák, Zdenek Procházka, Josef Somr

Votes: 10

27. Murder in the Excelsior Hotel (1971)

89 min | Crime, Mystery

7.2
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Director: Jirí Sequens | Stars: Jaroslav Marvan, Frantisek Filipovský, Josef Vinklár, Josef Bláha

Votes: 125

28. Cosy Dens (1999)

115 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Two families, Sebkovi and Krausovi, are celebrating christmas, but not everyone is in a good mood. Teenage kids think their fathers are totaly stupid, fathers are sure their children are ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Hrebejk | Stars: Michael Beran, Miroslav Donutil, Simona Stasová, Kristýna Nováková

Votes: 5,200

29. Bet on Friendship (2021)

118 min | Comedy

7.2
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Four friends battle their midlife crisis by completing several challenges.

Director: Patrik Hartl | Stars: Martin Pechlát, David Svehlík, Hynek Cermák, Martin Hofmann

Votes: 64

30. Larks on a String (1969)

94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.4
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Set in the late 1940s, the film concerns the treatment of suspect "bourgeois elements", a professor, a saxophonist, and a milkman, who are put to work in a junkyard for rehabilitation.

Director: Jirí Menzel | Stars: Rudolf Hrusínský, Vlastimil Brodský, Václav Neckár, Jitka Zelenohorská

Votes: 1,827

31. Gump - pes, který naucil lidi zít (2021)

Family

7.1
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A stray dog named Gump is searching for his place in the human world. He wishes to get a companion, but has to endure several challenges along the way.

Director: F.A. Brabec | Stars: Karin Babinská, Nela Boudová, Ivana Chýlková, Zbigniew Czendlik

Votes: 18

32. The Joke (1969)

80 min | Drama

7.1
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In the 1950's, Ludvik Jahn was expelled from the Communist Party and the University by his fellow students, because of a politically incorrect note he sent to his girlfriend. Fifteen years ... See full summary »

Director: Jaromil Jires | Stars: Josef Somr, Jana Dítetová, Ludek Munzar, Evald Schorm

Votes: 1,431

33. Capricious Summer (1968)

Unrated | 74 min | Comedy

7.0
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The friends enjoy the charms of nature - and of their guests.

Director: Jirí Menzel | Stars: Rudolf Hrusínský, Vlastimil Brodský, Frantisek Rehák, Míla Myslíková

Votes: 1,416

34. Ferat Vampire (1982)

90 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

5.8
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A doctor Marek is shocked when his beloved nurse Mima signs a contract with foreign car manufacturer Ferat, in order to work for them as a rally-driver. A fellow doctor makes him believe ... See full summary »

Director: Juraj Herz | Stars: Jirí Menzel, Dagmar Havlová, Jana Brezková, Petr Cepek

Votes: 536

35. Bozena (2021– )

Biography, Drama, History

7.1
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Biopic of Bozena Nemcová, a famous Czech 19th century writer and feminist, focused on her complicated on-off relationship with her husband Josef Nemec.

Stars: Anna Geislerová, Jan Hájek, Anna Kameníková, Martin Mysicka

Votes: 70

36. Pan Tau (2020)

Comedy, Family, Fantasy

4.4
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Whenever a kid at Westpark School needs help, Pan Tau steps in with incredible alien magic powers. But the real heroes are the boys and girls as they discover their own superpowers, like courage, self-confidence and friendship.

Stars: Matt Edwards, Hannah Chinn, Jacob Avery, Tom Gerhardt

Votes: 52

37. Colette (2013)

126 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.1
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Arnost Lustig was one of the world's most renowned literary authors of our times. Lustig's novel 'A girl from Antwerp' upon which our film Colette is based, draws on the author's personal ... See full summary »

Director: Milan Cieslar | Stars: Jirí Mádl, Clémence Thioly, Juraj Adamík, Radek Balcárek

Votes: 526

38. What a Man Wants (2018)

PG-13 | 100 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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A philandering cab driver makes a profound impression on his brother-in-law.

Director: Byeong-heon Lee | Stars: Shin Ha-kyun, Song Ji-Hyo, Lee El, Joon Go

Votes: 352

39. Robinson Girl (1974)

77 min | Family

6.3
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Director: Karel Kachyna | Stars: Miroslava Safránková, Petr Kostka, Jaroslava Obermaierová, Vladimír Dlouhý

Votes: 53

40. The Spies (1957)

Not Rated | 125 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.7
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Short of cash for his private clinic, a French psychiatrist accepts money from a NATO Intelligence agent to shelter a defecting Soviet-bloc scientist but enemy spies are closing-in.

Director: Henri-Georges Clouzot | Stars: Curd Jürgens, Peter Ustinov, O.E. Hasse, Sam Jaffe

Votes: 944

41. Bylo nás pet (1994– )

360 min | Comedy

8.2
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Young Petr and his four friends undergoes several adventures throughout this series--setting a field on fire, sneaking into a theater without paying and many more.

Stars: Adam Novák, Jaroslav Pauer, Oldrich Navrátil, Stepán Benyovszký

Votes: 331

42. Alois Nebel (2011)

Not Rated | 84 min | Animation, Drama

6.7
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A train dispatcher encounters a mute stranger who appears out of nowhere, and finds himself mysteriously involved with a murder in Poland.

Director: Tomás Lunák | Stars: Miroslav Krobot, Marie Ludvíková, Karel Roden, Leos Noha

Votes: 1,501

43. ...and the Fifth Horseman Is Fear (1965)

TV-MA | 100 min | Drama, War

7.2
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A Jewish doctor in Nazi occupied Czech Republic (then Bohemia and Moravia) risks his life and attempts to regain his identity by assisting a wounded political fugitive.

Director: Zbynek Brynych | Stars: Miroslav Machácek, Olga Scheinpflugová, Zdenka Procházková, Jirí Adamíra

Votes: 524

44. Salt & Gold (1983)

100 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

6.9
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When King Pravoslav's favorite daughter tells him that she loves him more than salt, he's furious since he considers salt to be worthless. Her fiance the Salt Prince makes all the salt disappear to teach Pravoslav a lesson.

Director: Martin Hollý | Stars: Libuse Safránková, Gábor Nagy, Karol Machata, Ladislav Chudík

Votes: 391

45. Insect (2018)

98 min | Comedy, Drama

6.2
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Amateur actors rehearsing "Pictures from the Insects' Life". The actors find themselves living out their characters' roles and hallucinating insects. "Insects", is intercut with the ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Stars: Jan Budar, Pavel Nový, Jirí Lábus, Kamila Magálová

Votes: 453

46. The Oddsockeaters (2016)

83 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

5.8
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The Oddsockeaters are small creatures, who live alongside us humans and are responsible for socks that go missing when we only have one left from a pair - the odd sock. They eat socks, but only one from each pair.

Director: Galina Miklínová | Stars: Krystof Hádek, Jan Maxián, David Novotný, Ondrej Trojan

Votes: 251

47. R.U.R.: Genesis (2013)

7 min | Short, Action, Drama

5.4
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A story of robots leading a revolution against their human creators. It explores dehumanization through technology and the failure of a technologically driven utopia.

Director: James Kerwin | Stars: Chase Masterson, Kipleigh Brown, James Ellis Lane, Amara Cash

Votes: 29

48. Bájecná léta pod psa (1997)

Not Rated | 109 min | Comedy

7.1
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The story of an ordinary family living in Czechoslovakia from around 1963 until the Velvet Revolution. Based on the semi-autobiographical novel by Michal Wiewegh.

Director: Petr Nikolaev | Stars: Ondrej Vetchý, Libuse Safránková, Vladimír Javorský, Jan Zahalka

Votes: 639

49. O zatoulané princezne (1987)

94 min | Comedy, Fantasy

6.1
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Princess Julia doesn't want to marry an old prince Hubert so she runs away from home. She meets two old magicians and join the circus, where she meets lovely Franta Kuldan and evil devil performer.

Director: Antonín Kachlík | Stars: Lucie Tomková, Petr Mikulá, Jindrich Bonaventura, Oldrich Vlach

Votes: 50

50. Give the Devil His Due (1985)

95 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

8.2
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Petr's greedy stepmother steals everything from her stepson. Meanwhile, Petr meets two daughters of a local duke. He falls in love with one of them, but she is very proud and Petr means ... See full summary »

Director: Hynek Bocan | Stars: Vladimír Dlouhý, Ondrej Vetchý, Jana Dítetová, Josef Kemr

Votes: 1,108



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