The Beggar's Opera (1991)

  |  Comedy, Drama


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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.


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Director:

Jirí Menzel

Writers:

John Gay (libretto "The Beggar's Opera"), Václav Havel (play), Jirí Menzel (adaptation)

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Genres

Comedy | Drama

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Release Date:

October 1991

Language

Czech


Country of Origin

Czechoslovakia

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