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Amerika (1994)

90 min | Drama, Mystery

Vladimír Michálek chose an unconventional adaptation of Franz Kafka's novel for his feature debut. Artistically reminiscent of the classic films of Karel Zeman, the director reinterpreted this dark story of a man vainly seeking a place in ...See moreVladimír Michálek chose an unconventional adaptation of Franz Kafka's novel for his feature debut. Artistically reminiscent of the classic films of Karel Zeman, the director reinterpreted this dark story of a man vainly seeking a place in a rigidly ordered society by changing the desperate conclusion into a happy end. The film provided Czech comedian Jirí Lábus with a new kind of role: that of the despotic uncle of a main hero Karel Rossman (Martin Dejdar). Written by Czech film center See less
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Updated Jun 16, 1994

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Jun 16, 1994 (Czech Republic)

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17 cast members
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Olga Charvatova
Mother Rossman Mother Rossman   See fewer
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Martin Dejdar
Karel Rossman Karel Rossman   See fewer
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Radim Hladík Sr.
Barman 2 Barman 2   See fewer
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Oldrich Kaiser
Delamarche Delamarche   See fewer
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Pavel Landovský
Robinson Robinson   See fewer
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Jirí Lábus
Uncle Jakob / father Rossman Uncle Jakob / father Rossman   See fewer
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Milan Riehs
Pollunder Pollunder   See fewer
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Jan Schmid
Subal Subal   See fewer
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Jirí Schmitzer
Stocker Stocker   See fewer
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Libuse Tomanová
Brunelda Brunelda   See fewer
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Petr Vacek
Immigration officer Immigration officer   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 200 votes