Keyword: Czechoslovakia

Stripes

Stripes (1981)

Rated: R Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 06/25/1981
A charming, self-elected leader winds up commanding an outfit of misfits.
Last of the Unjust

The Last of the Unjust (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 220 minutes Release date: 12/12/2013
In 1975, Claude Lanzmann filmed a series of interviews in Rome with Benjamin Murmelstein, the last President of the Jewish Council in the Theresienstadt ghetto in Czechoslovakia, the only "Elder of the Jews" not to have been killed during the war. A rabbi in Vienna, following the annexation of Austria by Germany in 1938, Murmelstein fought bitterly with Adolf Eichmann for seven years while helping...
Burning Bush

Burning Bush (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 240 minutes Release date: 06/10/2014
This film tells the story of the political intrigue and fight for freedom in communist Czechoslovakia following the self-sacrifice by Jan Palach, the young student who set fire to himself in Prague in January 1969, and the legal efforts of his family to clear his name in the face of the oppressive communist propaganda machine. Based on actual events and characters.

Magický hlas rebelky (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/16/2014

Fair Play (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 03/05/2014
1980s, Czechoslovakia. Teenage Anna is a top sprinter and her trainer thinks she will qualify for the Olympics. Her mother is also pinning her hopes on Anna's success, seeing it as an opportunity for her daughter to live in the free world beyond the Iron Curtain. She is so determined that her daughter achieve this goal that she willingly supports the doping program the communist regime is testing...

Zamatoví teroristi (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Three men were involved in the terrorist attacks against the regime in Czechoslovakia in the 1980s and each of them spent several years in prison. One of them wanted to blow up a decorated stage during the May 1st celebrations in the 1970s. Another one planned to assassinate the President and started an anticommunist revolution. And the third one blew up communist billboards. Acts that were once...
Dir: Ivan Ostrochovský
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