Film Famous Movies From Czechoslovakia

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List of popular movies from Czechoslovakia, listed by popularity with movie trailers when available. All prominent movies shot in Czechoslovakia are included. This list of famous films made in Czechoslovakia includes additional information about the movies, such as who directed them and what genre they are. Any top rated movies made in Czechoslovakia should appear on this list, with the most well-known ones at the top. The most popular cinema of Czechoslovakia is included below, so if you see a movie that's missing then it probably isn't very well-known.

List features movies like Tom and Jerry, Closely Watched Trains, and A Bagful of Fleas. This list answers the question, "What movies were shot in Czechoslovakia?"

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Jiří Menzel, Vlastimil Brodský, Vladimír Valenta Closely Watched Trains is a 1966 Czechoslovak film directed by Jiří Menzel, and one of the best-known products of the Czechoslovak New Wave. It was released in the United Kingdom as ...more

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Tom and Jerry is an American animated series of short films created in 1940, by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera. It centers on a rivalry between its two main characters, Tom Cat and Jerry ...more

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Kristýna Kohoutová Alice is a 1987 film directed by Jan Švankmajer.

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A Bagful of Fleas A Bagful of Fleas is a 1962 short documentary film written and directed by Vera Chytilová.

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Jan Klusák, Josef Abrhám, Helena Anýžová Valerie and Her Week of Wonders is a 1970 Czechoslovakian surrealist film directed by Jaromil Jireš and based on the 1932 novel of the same name by Vítězslav Nezval. The 1970 film ...more

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Milada Ježková, Olga Blechová, Jan Vostrčil The Fireman's Ball is a 1967 comedy film directed by Miloš Forman. It is set at the annual ball of a small town's volunteer fire department, and the plot portrays the series of disasters that ...more

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A Canyon Full of Gold Martin Ruzek, Ivan Palúch, Jiří Krampol A Canyon Full of Gold is a 1970 western adventure short film written by Jiří Křižan, Zdenek Sirový and Jack London and directed by Zdenek Sirový.

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Hedy Lamarr, Jiřina Steimarová, Jiřina Štěpničková Ecstasy is a 1933 Czech romantic drama film directed by Gustav Machatý and starring Hedy Lamarr, Aribert Mog, and Zvonimir Rogoz. Written by Frantisek Horký, Gustav Machatý, ...more

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Jan Tříska, Rudolf Hrušínský, Zdeněk Svěrák The Elementary School is a 1991 Czech comedy film directed by Jan Svěrák. The screenplay comes from the pen of his father Zdeněk Svěrák. The film was nominated for the Academy ...more

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Max von Sydow, Allan Edwall, Tor Isedal When the Woman Butts In is a 1959 Czechoslovak comedy film directed by Zdeněk Podskalský. It was entered into the 1960 Cannes Film Festival.

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A Dead Man Among the Living Karel Höger, Zdenka Procházková, Lída Matousková A Dead Man Among the Living is a 1949 Czech thriller film directed by Bořivoj Zeman and starring Karel Höger, Eduard Dubský and Vjaceslav Irmanov. The film is based on the 1931 novel ...more

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Jiří Lábus, Michal Pavlíček, Oldřich Kaiser The Pied Piper is a 1986 Czechoslovak animated film directed by Jiří Barta. Its original Czech title is Krysař, which means "The rat catcher". The story is an adaptation of the ...more

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Giulietta Masina, Karel Effa, Tobias Hoesl The Feather Fairy is a 1985 adaptation of a Brothers Grimm's Mother Hulda short story directed by Slovak director Juraj Jakubisko. A fairy tale about a grandam who cares for snow and a boy who ...more

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Jan Kraus, Pavel Marek, Bedrich Glaser Food is a 1992 Czech animated short film directed by Jan Švankmajer that uses claymation and pixilation. It examines the human relationship with food by showing breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

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Timothy Bottoms, Joss Ackland, Anthony Andrews Operation Daybreak is a 1975 Second World War film based on the true story of Operation Anthropoid, the assassination of SS General Reinhard Heydrich in Prague. Starring Anthony Andrews, Timothy ...more

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Rudolf Hrušínský, Vlastimil Brodský, Naďa Urbánková Larks on a String is a 1969 Czech film directed by Jiří Menzel. The movie was banned by the Czechoslovak government. It saw release in 1990 after the fall of the Communist regime. It ...more

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Olga Schoberová, Rudolf Hrušínský, Miloš Kopecký Dinner for Adele is a 1977 Czechoslovak comedy detective film directed by Oldřich Lipský. Alternative titles were Adele Hasn't Had Her Dinner Yet, Nick Carter in Prague and Adele Hasn't ...more

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Jozef Kroner, Michal Dočolomanský, Štefan Kvietik The Millennial Bee, is a 1983 film made and produced in Czechoslovakia, West Germany and Austria. The film is based on a novel written by Peter Jaroš and was directed by Juraj Jakubisko. The ...more

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Magdaléna Vášáryová, Phillippe Avron, Jiri Sykora Birds, Orphans and Fools is a 1969 Czechoslovak film directed by Juraj Jakubisko. The film is about three people who are all orphaned by political violence. Set in an unspecified time and place, ...more

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Melville Webber, Hildegarde Watson, Herbert Stern The Fall of the House of Usher is a short silent horror film adaptation of the short story, "The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allan Poe. It tells the story of a brother and ...more

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Hugh Downs, Alena Kreuzmannová, František Černý The Fabulous World of Jules Verne is a 1958 Czechoslovak adventure film directed by Karel Zeman. Based on several works by Jules Verne, primarily his 1896 novel Facing the Flag, the film evokes ...more

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August Kuban, Magdaléna Vášáryová, Jana Stehnová The Deserters and the Nomads is a 1968 drama film written by Juraj Jakubisko, Alberto Liberati, Paulo Rugiero, Karol Sidon and Ladislav Tazky and directed by Juraj Jakubisko. An apocalyptic ...more

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Ida Kamińska, Jozef Kroner, František Zvarík The Shop on Main Street is a 1965 Czechoslovak film about the Aryanization programme during World War II in the Slovak State. The film was written by Ladislav Grosman and directed by Ján ...more

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Olga Schoberová, Karel Gott, Miloš Kopecký Lemonade Joe, or the Horse Opera is a 1964 Czechoslovak acid western comedy film, directed by Oldřich Lipský and written by Jiří Brdečka, based on his novel and stage play. The ...more

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Josef Kemr, František Velecký, Ivan Palúch Marketa Lazarová is a Czechoslovak historical film directed by František Vláčil. It is an adaptation of the novel Marketa Lazarová by Vladislav Vančura. The movie takes ...more

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Iva Janžurová, Eduard Bredun, Nadezda Gajerová

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Rudolf Hrušínský, Josef Somr, Marián Labuda The End of Old Times is a 1989 movie by Jiří Menzel.

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Marcel Dalio, Julien Carette, Jany Holt Le Golem is a 1936 French monster movie filmed in Prague, Czechoslovakia and directed by Julien Duvivier.

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Vladimír Menšík, Milada Ježková, Vladimír Pucholt Loves of a Blonde is a 1965 Czechoslovakian feature film directed by Miloš Forman. It is also known under the alternate title of A Blonde in Love. The fiction film tells the story of a young ...more

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Dagmar Bláhová, Július Vasek, Magdaléna Vášáryová And Give My Love to the Swallows is a 1972 dramatic war film written a directed by Jaromil Jires.

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Rudolf Hrušínský, Pavel Vondruška, Jiří Schmitzer Cutting It Short is a 1980 Czechoslovak comedy film directed by Jiří Menzel. It is based on the novel Postřižiny by Czech writer Bohumil Hrabal. The story is set in a brewery in a Czech ...more

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New Hyperion or Liberty, Equality, Brotherhood is a 1992 documentary film written and directed by Karel Vachek.

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Powers Boothe, Fernando Allende, Sergey Nikonenko Stalingrad is a 1989 two-part Soviet-East German-Czechoslovak-American co-production directed by Yuri Ozerov, who also wrote the script. The film revolves around the Battle of Stalingrad.

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AEIOU is a 1979 Czechoslovak film. The film starred Josef Kemr.

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Ester Krumbachová, Jan Klusák, Jaroslav Kucera Daisies is a 1966 Czechoslovak comedy-drama film written and directed by Věra Chytilová considered a milestone of the Nová Vlna movement. Made with the support of the ...more

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Dimensions of Dialogue is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Movies From Czechoslovakia
Dimensions of Dialogue is a 1982 Czechoslovak animated short film directed by Jan Švankmajer. It is 14 minutes long and created with stop motion.

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Jana Brejchová, Václav Voska, Vít Olmer Beauty and the Beast is a Czech horror film directed by Slovak film director Juraj Herz in 1978. The film is a re-telling of the classic tale Beauty and the Beast. The picture is notable for its ...more

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Alena Terezie Brzková Alena is a 1947 Czechoslovak comedy film, directed by Miroslav Cikán. It stars Miluse Zoubková, Vladimír Repa, and Terezie Brzková.

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Tom Courtenay, Freddie Jones, Milan Kňažko The Last Butterfly is a 1991 war drama film written by Ota Hofman, Michael Jacot, Karel Kachyna and Marc Princi and directed by Karel Kachyna.

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Vladimír Bejval, Zdenek Hustak, Victor Betral Journey to the Beginning of Time is a 1955 Czechoslovak children's science fiction feature film directed by Karel Zeman. Produced using a combination of 2-D and 3-D models, it was the first of ...more

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Hubert de Lapparent, Jean Topart, Yves Barsacq Fantastic Planet is a 1973 cutout stop motion science fiction allegorical film directed by René Laloux, production designed by Roland Topor, written by both of them and animated at ...more

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Věra Křesadlová, Jan Vostrčil, Vlastimila Vlková Intimate Lighting is a 1965 film directed by Ivan Passer.

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Jiří Kodet, Ladislav Potměšil, Bronislav Poloczek Prefab Story is a 1979 comedy film written by Věra Chytilová and Eva Kacirková and directed by Věra Chytilová.

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An Uncertain Season An Uncertain Season is a 1988 Czechoslovak comedy film directed by Ladislav Smoljak.

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Ivana Chýlková, Tereza Kucerová, Frantisek Kovárík The Very Late Afternoon of a Faun is a 1983 comedy film written by Věra Chytilová and Ester Krumbachová and directed by Věra Chytilová.

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Miriam Kantorková, Jana Stehnová, Vlado Muller In this tragi-comic testimony to the need for a choice at the crossroads of maturity, the main character, an emotional artist, keeps thinking about himself and the purpose of his life. Hiding ...more

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Anděl na horách Anděl na horách is a 1955 Czechoslovak film. The film starred Josef Kemr.

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Bohumil Hrabal, Kamila Turková, Josef Vaništa A Boring Afternoon is a 1968 short film written by Bohumil Hrabal and Ivan Passer and directed by Ivan Passer.

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Rudolf Hrušínský, Jiří Menzel, Míla Myslíková Capricious Summer is a 1968 Czechoslovak comedy film directed by Jiří Menzel. It is based on the novel Rozmarné léto by the Czech writer Vladislav Vančura. It was listed to ...more

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Radovan Lukavský, Vladimír Menšík, Rudolf Jelínek