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The End of a Priest (1969)

Faráruv konec (original title)
A verger, who likes to dress as a priest, is invited, by one of the villagers, to be the pastor at a vacant church. The atheist teacher resents the pastor, and tries to embarrass him in ... See full summary »

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Evald Schorm
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vlastimil Brodský ... Kostelník
Jan Libícek ... Kantor
Jana Brejchová ... Majka
Zdena Skvorecka Zdena Skvorecka ... Anna
Josefa Pechlatová Josefa Pechlatová ... Babicka
Helena Ruzicková ... Hospodyne
Eva Repíková Eva Repíková ... Dívka
Marie Landova Marie Landova ... Dívka (as Marie Landová)
Libuse Freslová Libuse Freslová ... Matka
Jana Synková ... Dívka
Ludmila Lebedová Ludmila Lebedová ... Babicka
Andrea Cunderlíková ... Mladá maminka
Marie Rybnícková Marie Rybnícková ... Pozorovatelka
Jaroslav Satoranský ... Toník
Vladimír Valenta Vladimír Valenta ... Hospodár
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A verger, who likes to dress as a priest, is invited, by one of the villagers, to be the pastor at a vacant church. The atheist teacher resents the pastor, and tries to embarrass him in various ways, including being caught with the local girl, Majka. Written by Will Gilbert

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Country:

Czechoslovakia

Language:

Czech

Release Date:

10 January 1969 (Czechoslovakia) See more »

Also Known As:

End of a Priest See more »

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