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, realistic, cult film, captivating, dark humor and serious films and TV shows about / with husband wife relationship, female nudity, dog, fight, photograph, doctor, escape, strong female lead, female protagonist and hospital plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Biography genres shot in Czechoslovakia, Czech Republic, France and other countries.
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prague czechoslovakia movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as prague czechoslovakia: The Man with the Iron Heart (2017), Nico, 1988 (2017), The Great Movie Robbery (1986), Behold Homolka (1970), The Sleepers (2019), The Cremator (1969), Love Between the Raindrops (1980), The Liberation of Prague (1977), Milena (1991), Who Wants to Kill Jessie? (1966).

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: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating, bloody
Plot: paratrooper, world war two, assassination, nazism, naval officer, battles, battle, german, resistance, explosion, anger, attempted murder ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942, year 1939, year 1941
Place: central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic, europe
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 6.8
 1K
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, realistic, sincere, captivating
Plot: female singer, singing, self destruction, musician's life, music, tour, mother son relationship, vomiting, hospital, englishwoman abroad, heroin addict, new year ...
Time: 80s, year 1986, year 1987, year 1988
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague, manchester england, manchester, berlin germany ...
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The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: 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, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, photographer, waitress, breasts, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, love triangle, invasion, artist, mistress, womanizer, communism ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: prague, central europe, switzerland, usa, europe ...
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The Great Movie Robbery (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The film is essentially a feature-length commercial for an exhibition to mark the 40th anniversary of the nationalisation of the Czechoslovak film industry, to be held at the Prague U Hybernu venue. The protagonists of the piece are comedians ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: parody, exhibition, human becoming an animal, gangsters, absurd humor, farce, gangster, absurdism, anniversary, gang member, festival, disguise ...
Place: central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
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 7.4
 575
Behold Homolka (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This light comedy finds a Czech taxi driver taking his family on a weekend outing in the country. His wife, daughter-in-law, son and two grandchildren are the passengers who disturb the solitude of two young lovers. While the women attend the horse ...
Plot: interrupted sex, hung over, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, overweight woman, one day, twin, flat, stubbornness, mother in law daughter in law relationship, grandparents, father in law daughter in law relationship ...
Place: czechoslovakia, prague, prague czechoslovakia
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 7.9
 829
The Sleepers (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 60 min.
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: tense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: investigation, secret police, espionage, female protagonist, propaganda, spy, female nudity, neo noir, missing person, russophobia, private investigation, female full frontal nudity
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: czechoslovakia, europe, prague czechoslovakia, central europe, prague
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 8.0
 7K
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, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, family in danger, urban, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, danger, religions or cults, wartime life, deadly, atrocity, war crime, world war two ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, year 1938
Place: prague, czech republic, europe, czechoslovakia, central europe ...
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Love Between the Raindrops (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Karel Bursík, as a child called Kajda, recalls his childhood spent in Prague - Zizkov. His father, a shoe-maker, moved there his wife and three children hoping they would escape a country poverty. He soon threw his daughter Vera out of home; he did ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, brother brother relationship, voyeurism, sex, shoemaker, working class, loss of innocence, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, poverty, depression, male objectification ...
Time: 1930s
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia, czechoslovakia
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The Liberation of Prague (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia, East Germany
Duration: 140 min.
Story: On 20th of April 1945 the Soviet army launches its attack on Berlin. The end has come for Nazi Germany and Hitler decides to commit suicide. In Prague K.H. Frank (Nazi Secretary of State and Chief of police in the Protectorate of Bohemia a Moravia) ...
Style: propaganda film
Plot: world war two, communist, red army, fascism, concentration camp, rebellion, russian soldier
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia, czechoslovakia
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 6.2
 75
Milena (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, Germany, Canada
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Prague, 1920. Milena's father wants her to follow in his footsteps and be one of the first female doctors in Czechoslovakia, but she is determined to be a writer. She elopes to Vienna with the Jewish music critic Ernst Pollak, and starts a ...
Plot: communism, concentration camp, father daughter relationship, nazism, strong female character, doctor, resistance fighter, marxism, critic, translator, strong female lead, architect ...
Time: 1920s
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia, vienna, europe
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Who Wants to Kill Jessie? (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this zany Czechoslovakian comedy, a scientist invents a machine that projects a sleeping person's dream on a screen; disaster soon follows when the machine malfunctions and the cartoon-like dream characters become very real!
Style: absurd, comic, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, cowboy, dream, superhero, comics, man in pajamas, bossy wife, supervillain, mute woman, science gone wrong, female bondage, washing someone ...
Place: central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague
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Joachim, Put It in the Machine (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A sincere provincial young man, Frantisek Koudelka leaves to work in Prague. For the trip he buys a computer made horoscope with biorhythms charts, marked according to his date of birth, there are trappy, precarious, unsuccessful and even critical ...
Plot: mental institution, foot chase, punched in the face, psychiatrist, dog, chase, train, bicycle, shyness, painting, park, science gone wrong ...
Place: prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague, czechoslovakia
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 7.6
 3K
Loners (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Robert works for a travel agency and helps to arrange scenes from the everyday lives of "ordinary" Czech families as an attraction for Japanese tourists. He also works as a kind of matchmaker and occasionally helps to put together some of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: romance, friendship, couple relations, ufo, love and romance, couples, love, sexual relations, mother daughter relationship, marijuana, tourist, radio ...
Time: 90s
Place: prague, europe, prague czechoslovakia
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 6.9
 18
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: gunfight, crying woman, football stadium, hospital, blood on face, jail, loss of friend, fight, vomiting, explosion, passive aggressive behavior, czech german relations ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
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 6.1
 864
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: based on true events
Plot: female protagonist, trial, chambermaid, death sentence, maid, female lawyer, czech history, woman, woman wearing glasses, arrested, courtroom, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: central europe, prague, prague czechoslovakia
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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: police, employer employee relationship, bookstore, drunkenness, little boy, wedding party, criminal, newspaper, false identity, reading a newspaper, neighbor, disguise ...
Place: central europe, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague
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 7.1
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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, naked in public, pubic hair, criminal, topless woman, sex scene, nudity (full frontal - brief), male objectification, smuggler, clothed female naked male, female nudity, male nudity ...
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic
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I Killed Einstein, Gentlemen (1970)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Comedy
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: cult film, dark humor, psychotronic
Plot: time paradox, time machine, ring, running from police, protest, double agent, theater, loss of husband, expedition, german accent, carriage, secret passage ...
Time: future, 90s, 1910s, year 1999, 1990s
Place: prague czech republic, central europe, prague, prague czechoslovakia
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 7.8
 14K
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, semi serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: communism, adoption, musician, friendship, politics, womanizer, family relations, concert, funeral, cello, cellist, socialism ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: prague, czech republic, europe, moscow russia, prague czechoslovakia ...
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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: disturbing, rough, serious, psychological, tense ...
Plot: mind game, prison, life sentence, injustice, totalitarianism, society, isolation, false accusation, confined, state affairs, dishonesty, social decay ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, year 1952, year 1968 ...
Place: czech republic, prague, prague czechoslovakia, soviet union, czechoslovakia
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 7.9
 1K
Burning Bush (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 231 min.
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: bleak, realistic, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: lawyer, rebellion, european history, journalism, suicide, student, revolution, self sacrifice, russian, rebelliousness, protest, communism ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: czechoslovakia, europe, czech republic, central europe, prague czechoslovakia ...
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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: disturbing, stylized, captivating, serious
Plot: politician, diplomat, politics, diplomacy, czech history, nazi germany, european history, psychiatrist, life is a bitch, abroad, international relations, czech german relations ...
Time: year 1939, 1930s, pre world war two, year 1937, year 1938
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague, 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: doctor, taking a photograph, restaurant, scientist, cleaning lady, chambermaid, secret police, alarm clock, spa, biologist, cutting hair, locked door ...
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, cult film, psychotronic, dark humor
Plot: female nudity, jewish, female assassin, judaism, poisoning, devil, poisoned drink, nobleman, back from the dead, narcissism, ring, car driving ...
Place: prague czech republic, prague, prague czechoslovakia
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Cuckoo in a Dark Forest (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 94 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: screaming woman, talking to an animal, new identity, classroom, sexual abuse, letter, shotgun, hospital, explosion, wet clothes, chambermaid, earring ...
Time: 1940s
Place: germany, poland, prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic ...
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 6.9
 159
The Cry (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: While a woman is in the hospital preparing to deliver her child, her husband has all day to reflect upon his wife and their relationship. As he tends to his job as a television repairman, Slavek fondly remembers how he first met Ivana and the days ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: hysteria, flashback, doctor, school, debt, chess, bed, racist, racism, surrealism, phone booth, wedding ...
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia
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The End of Agent W4C (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The invincible agent Cyril Juan Borguette alias W4C has been assigned a mission to go to a hotel in Prague, get hold of a saltcellar with a plan for the military exploitation of Venus hidden in it, and hand it over to the beautiful agent Alice. He ...
Style: absurd, dark humor, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: knife in back, massacre, swimming pool, secretary, escape, absurdism, hotel, womanizer, timebomb, mistaken identity, espionage, flamethrower ...
Place: central europe, prague, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia
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Hubert the Smart Boy (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Titulní hrdina komediálního filmu je typický žižkovský frajer. S chytrostí a šarmem si vyřizuje otevřené účty s policejním inspektorem Mourkem, který ho chce stůj co stůj dostat do kriminálu. Jenže Fešák Hubert unikne z každé ...
Plot: setting a trap, fake name, noblewoman, elderly woman, bank note, landlady tenant relationship, male female fight, compromising photograph, female voyeur, key, butt naked, mourning ...
Time: 1920s
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague
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 6.7
 28
Miss Golem (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It is the 1920's. The good-looking hostess Věra demonstrates household robots to visitors of the Futurum exhibition. Young inventor Petr comes to her rescue when she tries to flee from two men wanting to take her away. Věra confesses that she ...
Style: psychotronic, neo screwball comedy, intellectual, dark humor
Plot: robot, golem, dog, car chase, husband wife relationship, strong female character, wedding, servant, hand kissing, rivalry, professor, caged human ...
Time: 1920s
Place: central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
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The Night Overtakes Me (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A communist journalist from Prague is sent to Ravensbruck concentration camp.
Plot: concentration camp, world war two, prisoner, worker, loss of mother, fascism, masseuse, barefoot woman, death by gunshot, dying woman, european history, poet ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, year 1942
Place: czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia, central europe, prague, prague czech republic
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