Movies and TV shows set in prague czechoslovakia

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in prague czechoslovakia ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychotronic, captivating, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing and serious films and TV shows about / with police officer, husband wife relationship, doctor, hospital, sex scene, father son relationship, photograph, gun, police and waiter plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in Czechoslovakia, Czech Republic, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as prague czechoslovakia: The Man with the Iron Heart (2017), Nico, 1988 (2017), The Sleepers (2019), The Cremator (1969), The Marathon (1968), Milada (2017), Waiter, Scarper! (1981), Bony a klid (1988), I Killed Einstein, Gentlemen (1970), Kolya (1996).

List of movies set in prague czechoslovakia

The Man with the Iron Heart (2017)
Genre: Action, Biography, Thriller, War
Country: USA, France, UK, Belgium, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: With the Third Reich is at his peak in 1942, the Czech resistance in London plans the most ambitious military operation of WWII – Anthropoid. Two young recruits are sent to Prague to assassinate the most ruthless Nazi leader – Reinhardt ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, suspense, bloody
Plot: paratrooper, nazism, world war two, assassination, naval officer, battles, battle, explosion, anger, resistance, german, attempted murder ...
Time: 1940s, year 1929, year 1941, year 1942, year 1939
Place: central europe, prague, prague czechoslovakia, europe, prague czech republic
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Nico, 1988 (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Italy, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The muse of Andy Warhol, Christa Päffgen, stage name Nico, singer with the band Velvet Underground and a woman of legendary beauty. She gained a new lease of life after the story everyone knows, when she launched her solo career.
Style: road movie, factual, sincere, realistic, captivating
Plot: female singer, self destruction, singing, music, musician's life, mother son relationship, tour, german abroad, female musician, beach, tour bus, italian abroad ...
Time: 80s, year 1986, year 1987, year 1988
Place: prague czechoslovakia, berlin germany, manchester england, rome italy, prague ...
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The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Successful surgeon Tomas leaves Prague for an operation, meets a young photographer named Tereza, and brings her back with him. Tereza is surprised to learn that Tomas is already having an affair with the bohemian Sabina, but when the Soviet ...
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, photographer, waitress, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, love triangle, mistress, artist, invasion, womanizer, communism, soviet army ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: prague, central europe, switzerland, europe, usa ...
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The Sleepers (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In this spy thriller, Marie and her husband Victor return from exile to Czechoslovakia on the cusp of the Velvet Revolution — but when the couple gets in a car accident, Marie wakes up from a coma to find her husband mysteriously gone.
Style: disturbing, tense, psychological, captivating
Plot: investigation, secret police, espionage, spy, neo noir, propaganda, female protagonist, female nudity, missing person, russophobia, private investigation, female full frontal nudity
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: czechoslovakia, europe, central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague
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The Cremator (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 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 earthly suffering.
Style: dark humor, surreal, scary, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, world war two, deadly, danger, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, war crime, religions or cults, atrocity, wartime life, urban, family in danger ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, year 1938
Place: prague, czech republic, europe, prague czechoslovakia, czechoslovakia ...
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The Marathon (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It is 5 May 1945 and the uprising against the hated German occupiers has broken out in Prague. The Czech guards open the gate of the Pankrác prison to allow the prisoners to escape en masse. Many of them are shot dead by the German guards but young ...
Style: tragicomedy
Plot: resistance, janitor, bridge, firearm, riot, sabotage, blackout, prison, handcuffs, teenage girl, world war two, battle ...
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: prague czech republic, prague, prague czechoslovakia
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Milada (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of communist show-trial victim Milada Horáková. Horáková was one of the first victims of the communist regime in Czechoslovakia. She opposed the communist coup in 1948 but did not leave the country. She was arrested and tried for ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, touching, captivating ...
Plot: politics, trial, jail, husband wife relationship, strong female character, prisoner, lawyer, strong female lead, female protagonist, european history, courtroom, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia, central europe
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Waiter, Scarper! (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It is the story of a man who had financial troubles. He was married several times and had to pay for several kids. He wanted to earn some extra money by playing in a cafe. But one drunken guest supposes he is a waiter and pays his bill to him. So ...
Style: cult film
Plot: female objectification, dual identity, male in bathtub, debt, lack of money, chase, reunion, seductive woman, playing violin, high school teacher, fantasizing, disguise ...
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, central europe
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Bony a klid (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Martin is an innocent lad from small-town Mlada Boleslav who comes to big-city Prague, hoping to exchange his krona for deutschemarks so that he can visit Germany. A local spiv named Robert obliges Martin, but at an unfair exchange rate. When Martin ...
Plot: scam, sex scene, criminal, male objectification, smuggler, clothed female naked male, male nudity, naked in public, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), topless woman, smuggling ...
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic
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I Killed Einstein, Gentlemen (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This futuristic science fiction comedy features an atomic bomb blast that causes women to grow beards and lose the ability to have children. A summit meeting is held at the United Nations, with the proposed solution of building a time machine. The ...
Style: dark humor, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: time paradox, time machine, secret mission, coach, kidnapper, maid, topless woman, violin, selfish woman, race against time, german accent, shooting ...
Time: 90s, 1910s, year 1999, future, 1990s
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague, central europe
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Kolya (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Czech Republic, UK, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Czech Republic Director Jan Sverák tells in this Oscar winning film the story of the disillusioned Prague man named Cellisten Louka, who after a fictitious marriage with a Russian emigrant must suddenly take responsibility for her son. However ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: kids
Plot: communism, adoption, musician, friendship, family relations, womanizer, politics, cellist, cello, socialism, concert, funeral ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: czech republic, prague, europe, moscow russia, prague czech republic ...
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The Confession (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The vice-minister of Foreign Affairs of Czechoslovakia, knowing he's being watched and followed, is one day arrested and put into solitary confinement by his blackmailers.
Style: tense, thought provoking, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: mind game, prison, life sentence, social decay, isolation, price of justice, false accusation, downfall, confined, dishonesty, power relations, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, year 1968, 1950s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: czech republic, czechoslovakia, prague, soviet union, prague czechoslovakia
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Burning Bush (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 231 min.
TV show
Story: Burning Bush is a three-part mini-series created for HBO by world-renowned Polish director Agnieszka Holland. Based on real characters and events, this haunting drama focuses on the personal sacrifice of a Prague history student, Jan Palach, who set ...
Style: realistic, bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: rebellion, lawyer, european history, suicide, student, journalism, revolution, protest, rebelliousness, self sacrifice, russian, communism ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: czechoslovakia, europe, czech republic, central europe, prague ...
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A Prominent Patient (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: It is 1939. Flamboyant Czech diplomat Jan Masaryk has fled to America to escape his recent past. Germany has invaded Czechoslovakia and Masaryk is now a man with no nation. In America he tries to forget the personal and political betrayal he and his ...
Style: stylized, serious, captivating, disturbing
Plot: czech history, politician, diplomat, politics, diplomacy, nazi germany, psychiatrist, european history, life is a bitch, british man, abroad, czech german relations ...
Time: 1930s, year 1939, year 1937, year 1938, pre world war two
Place: prague, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, central europe
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Transit Carlsbad (1966)
Genre: Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Story: Even in the "enlightened" 60. years filmmakers like to play spies. In the grand-world environment, Luxury hotel in Karlovy Vary the sophisticated charade unfolds, in which several foreign agents interested in the famous Austrian scientist, ...
Plot: drugged drink, kidnapping, inventor, keyhole, american abroad, cutting hair, golf, drugged, false name, doctor, spa, elevator ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, central europe, prague
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The Nights of Prague (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Prague - mystical city. It was here in the Middle Ages, alchemists and magicians gathered. Rumor has it that the house of Prague hide secret obtain the philosopher's stone, and complex multi-level labyrinth of underground tunnels and cellars ...
Style: anthology, dark humor, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: poisoned drink, limousine, suicide, aristocrat, concierge, trip, nobleman, robbery, seductive woman, ritual, rabbi, omnibus ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, central europe
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Cuckoo in a Dark Forest (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in World War 2 as the Germans occupy Czechoslovakia, teenage Emilka's father is murdered by the Nazis, but she is selected for special treatment by virtue of being blonde. She is billeted with the commandant of a concentration camp near the ...
Plot: on the run, sex standing up, piano playing, riding a bicycle, soldier, sea, crying woman, taking a photograph, racist, dog, bullying, coming of age ...
Time: 1940s
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, central europe, germany ...
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Those Wonderful Movie Cranks (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Returning home to Prague, the magician Pasparte, an owner of a circus caravan, meets his dying colleague who entrusts his beautiful daughter Aloisie to his care. In Prague they all take up their lodgings at the house At Blue Fish in which they ...
Plot: movie theatre, reenactment, theatre audience, filmmaker, dream, watching a movie, pre world war one, film history
Time: 1900s, turn of the century
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague
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The Secret of an Old Attic (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Yugoslavia, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During a summer holiday, two boys discover an anti-gravity cannon in an old attic.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: radio, aunt nephew relationship, police detective, restaurant, headphones, journalist, missing girl, attic, bet, safe, pretending to sleep, playing guitar ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
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Brooklyn Story (1992)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The sequel to a popular teenage crime comedy Kamarád do deste (1988). The same tandem of friends (Lukás Vaculík and Sagvan Tofi) now operates disco 'Brooklyn'. The crook they cleverly put behind bars (Karel Augusta) is ...
Plot: one night stand, bar, revenge, overdose, sex tape, sister sister relationship, bodybuilder, stolen money, dj, drunkenness, nightclub owner, hotel room ...
Place: prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague
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Why? (1987)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Why? (Czech: Proč?) is a 1987 Czechoslovak drama film directed by Karel Smyczek. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1988 Cannes Film Festival. The film deals with the hooliganism in Czechoslovakia, particularly with the fans of ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: juvenile delinquent, teenage boy, pub, broken mirror, police station, husband wife relationship, feet on table, crying, drunken man, courtroom, crying woman, switchblade ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague
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A Nice Plate of Spinach (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The heroes of this absurd comedy, full of confusion and humor are Dzharda Zemanek and Frantisek Liska.
Style: dark humor, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: ambassador, jail, landlady, reception, invention, screaming woman, prison, factory worker, teenager, cooking, stolen gun, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: central europe, prague, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic
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The Limping Devil (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A baleful limping man walks through Prague. He is Asmodeus (Juraj Herz), the fiend of lustfulness, entertaining himself by putting together by magic couples of lovers. He only fails at the swimming pool. Zuzana (Jana Sulcová), the good-looking ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: time travel, costume, car, disguise, fireworks, voyeur, suicidal, gay, wedding night, wedding, woman slaps man, intrigue ...
Place: prague czech republic, prague, prague czechoslovakia
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A Girl Fit to Be Killed (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The waitress Gita from the hotel "Bobí vrch" approaches her lover who has not left his wife yet and gives him an ultimatum: if he does not do all according to her wish, she will announce to the police his machinations with foreign ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: wet clothes, police detective, hunger, jumping out a window, police car, chalet, post office, doctor, woman in bra, lack of money, german abroad, police ...
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic
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Dissolved and Effused (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Pražský policejní inspektor Trachta a jeho nezkušený praktikant Hlaváček pátrají po záhadně zmizelém továrníkovi Bierhanzlovi. Jeho továrna se zabývala výrobou vyhlášené masti pro růst vlasů. Pan továrník však náhle ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: investigator, psychiatrist, missing person, seductive woman, interrogation, investigation, wheelchair bound, mistaken identity, psychological manipulation, doctor, hair loss, bathtub ...
Place: central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
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How to Drown Dr. Mracek, the Lawyer (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: There are still water spirits among us. One group lives in Prague, led by Mr. Wassermann, who is using his wife's family as a servants. All they need is their old house near the river. But the house is to be demolished. They have to stop it. ...
Style: folk tale, absurd, dark humor, psychotronic
Plot: new love, underwater, german abroad, tape recorder, diver, magic wand, amulet, student, antique shop, best friend, scheme, death by drowning ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, central europe, prague czech republic, prague
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3 Seasons in Hell (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, Germany, Slovakia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A 19 year old nonconformist poet living in 1947 Czechoslovakia is blind to the Communist behemoth looking over him, and instead lives a bohemian life with sexually liberated girls.
Style: intellectual, psychological, captivating, unusual plot structure, contemplative ...
Plot: writers, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, employer employee relationship, student, teenage boy, communism, male objectification, friendship between men, false name, artist, typewriter, youth ...
Time: year 1947, 1940s, year 1948, year 1949
Place: prague, central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic
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Operation Silver A (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Based on actual events. Late 1941, Group Silver A are dropped into occupied Czechoslovakia on an SOE mission to set up a Radio communications centre for the resistance, and contact a German Army officer whom is forwarding information to the British.
Style: compassionate, suspenseful, sentimental, disturbing, suspense
Plot: conspiracy, world war two, fight, german occupation, agent, police officer, beating, torture, husband wife relationship, traitor, mass murder, secret mission ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1941, year 1942
Place: prague czech republic, central europe, czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia, prague
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DonT Stop (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Prague, 1983. The communist regime, in a suffocating atmosphere ruled over by the secret police, imposes "normalization". Miki and David need some kind of motivation to carry on in the communist wasteland. They discover The Clash's ...
Plot: father son relationship, father son conflict, friendship between men, teenage girl, friend, drug abuse, youth, musician, teenage protagonist, coming of age, teen rebel, conflict between friends ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: prague, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia
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The Elementary School (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, History
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 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 teacher quits and is replaced by the militant Igor Hnidzo. He is very strict - but also ...
Style: feel good, atmospheric, sincere, touching, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, world war two, school, teacher, self discovery, power relations, family relations, friends, politics, society, youth, village ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1946, year 1945
Place: czech republic, europe, prague, czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia
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