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The Mysterious Castle in the Carpathians (1981)
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The Mysterious Castle in the Carpathians (1981)
Original name: Tajemství hradu v Karpatech
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In 1897, in a castle near the town of Werewolfville in the Carpithians, a slightly deranged Professor Orfanik experiments with his new inventions which include, even at this early date, television and a film camera. He is also an obsessed opera fan, keeps the body of his favorite diva preserved in a crypt in the castle. In order to keep away nosy visitors, the baron's mad-scientist assistant, invents all sorts of spooky phenomena in order to give the castle a creepy reputation.
Style: parody, fairy tale, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: village, fight, mountain, police, scientist, friendship, violence, investigation, forest, hotel, suicide, rich man, quest, weapons, train, science, missing person, inventor, castle, gun, myth, old man, aristocrat, legend, stalking ...
Place: central europe

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Dinner for Adele (1978)
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Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 102 min.
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Style: parody, ambiguous ending, cult film, psychotronic
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Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 95 min.
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Place: prague, central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic
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Wilson City (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Comedy inspired by paperback crime novels tells the story of an adventurous search for a mysterious murderer who just after the end of the First World War has begun a rampage in Wilson City, a jerkwater town somewhere in Eastern Europe. The ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, captivating, psychotronic, urban fantasy
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Place: slovakia, central europe
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The Secret of Steel City (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film is a metaphor for the Cold War. It depicts two neighbouring nations: peace loving Fortuna and the not so peaceful land of the Steel City.
Style: psychotronic
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The Nights of Prague (1969)
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Duration: 77 min.
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Duration: 99 min.
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Country: Czechoslovakia
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 96 min.
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Our Man Flint (1966)
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