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Cast (feature film)

Hranari (2011)
Two married couples conduct harmonious and and successful lives. One couple has an agency that provides upscale clients with female escorts while the other couple runs a successful construction company. Both get wrapped up in corruption and politics.
Maj (2008)
A father seduces his son's lover. When the son finds out he kills his father and ends up in prison, awaiting execution.
Lunacy (2006)
In eighteenth-century France (albeit one full of deliberate anachronisms) a young man, Jean Berlot, is plagued by nightmares in which he is dragged off to a madhouse. On the journey back from his mother's funeral he is invited by a Marquis he meets at lunch to spend a night in his castle. There Berl
Zelary (2004)
A man form a rural mountain area is brought to the hospital with serious injuries and desperately needs a transfusion. Eliska is the only one with the same blood type. Her blood saves his life, and a connection is formed between the two of them that becomes an extraordinarily strong relationship.
Up and Down (2004) as Otakar
In the dead of the night, near the Czech-Slovak border, two smugglers discover their truckload of illegal Indian immigrants have left a baby behind. In a small Prague apartment, Frantisek or "Franta" and Miluska or "Mila" dream of having a child, but Franta--on probation because of his soccer hoolig
One Hand Can't Clap (2003)
Newly released from prison after serving time for smuggling eagles across the border, affable lunkhead Standa falls in with equally goofy Ondrej. Standa's former boss Zdenek still owes him a lot of money, so the screwy duo decide to shake him down.
Blizzard (2003)
When a young girl has her love of skating taken away from her, she is cheered up by Blizzard, Santa's most magical reindeer.
Cahoots (2001)
Harley may be the happiest man alive. He's in his early 40s, in good health and happily married. Add to that a great job as a successful architect. So why does he look so bored? The only man who may know the answer to that question is Matt, a buddy from way back who's just stumbled into town. Matt's
Lost Souls (2000) as Melvin Szabo
Devout Catholic Maya Larkin was once the victim of demonic possession. Now she's a part of the X-Fathers, a group of Catholic lay people and priests devoted to the practice of exorcisms. When Maya meets the smug, best-selling crime writer Peter Kelson, she is convinced that he is the target of a co
Omega Code, The (1999) as Prophet #1
Dr. Gillen Lane is a world famous motivational speaker and mythology expert who joins European Union Chairman Stone Alexander in the quest for global peace. When a revolutionary Bible code falls into the wrong hands, unseen forces begin scouring it for an even darker secret - the key to the ancient
Ronin (1998) as Dapper Gent
A group of five experts is assembled to retrieve a mysterious briefcase from an equally mysterious group of criminals. American strategist Sam joins French coordinator Vincent, German electronics expert Gregor, American driver Larry and British veteran Spence. They begin in Paris but soon follow the
Apt Pupil (1998) as Isaac Weiskopf
Todd Bowden is learning about the Holocaust in high school, and recognises an old photograph of a concentration camp officer as an old man in his neighborhood. He confronts the man, Kurt Dussander, with his knowledge. Obsessed with the atrocities Dussander committed during the war, Todd begins to bl
People vs. Larry Flynt, The (1996) as The Assassin
It was the early 1970s, the twilight of the sexual revolution in America, when a sex industry entrepreneur named Larry Flynt leveraged a small string of Ohio strip-clubs into the beginnings of a publishing empire. "Hustler" was a raw and raunchy magazine that pushed the limits of American tolerance.
Deadly Web (1996)
A divorced mother is horrified to learn that she is the victim of a high-tech stalker. Her problems begin with obscene E-mail, credit card tampering and phone taps that spiral out of control when the stalker focuses on her son. Suggested by real events.
My Antonia (1995) as Mr Shimerda
Adaptation of the novel by Willa Cather, set against the backdrop of 1890's Nebraska, about a bond that develops between a 15-year-old immigrant girl, whose impoverished family had recently settled a farm and a 14-year-old orphan who is sent to live with his grandparents following the loss of his pa
Heart Of Darkness (1994) as White Agent
Adaptation of Joseph Conrad''s 1902 novel about a young British colonialist in Africa who journeys up the Congo River, where his most shocking discovery is "civilized" man''s inherent greed and savagery.
Because Mommy Works (1994) as Ben
When a man remarries and settles down, he sues to regain full custody of his son, insisting that his stay-at-home wife can provide a more stable upbringing than his ex-wife, a dedicated cardiac nurse. Inspired by a true story.
Undercover Blues (1993) as Axel
After having a baby, a pair of spies retire from the business. While in New Orleans they get caught up in an arms-dealing case.
Elementary School, The (1992) as Igor Hnizdo
Set in a Prague suburb shortly after World War II, a new teacher arrives at a boy's school and soon becomes an admired figure to his students and the townspeople.
Loose Cannons (1990) as Steckler
The adventures of a veteran policeman and the young, off-beat detective he's partnered with.
Karate Kid Part III, The (1989) as Milos
Mr Miyagi travels to Japan to confront an enemy from his past.
Black Eagle (1988) as Captain Valery
When a top-secret jet armed with a sophisticated laser system crashes near the Soviet Union, the Air Force sends their best man in to get the priceless technology back. But the Soviets want the high-tech gear for themselves, and they send a deadly KGB agent to gain control of it no matter what it ta
Alamo: 13 Days to Glory, The (1987)
A movie about the small group of Texans who defended the Alamo against attack by Mexican troops. In 1836, a small garrison of 181 men, led by Jim Bowie, Davy Crockett, and commandant Wiliam Travis, vow to fight for Texas independence from Mexico. They are up against a 6000-strong army led by General
Malice in Wonderland (1985) as Mike Romanoff
Fact-based comedy drama recounting Hollywood's legendary feud between Louella Parsons and Hedda Hopper during filmdom's golden era. Jane Alexander's depiction of Hedda Hopper won her an Emmy Award nomination as Outstanding Actress, with other nominations going to costume designers Nolan Miller and M
Unfaithfully Yours (1984) as Jerzy Czyrek
Fantastic World of D.C. Collins, The (1984) as Deputy Markov
In his fifth TV-movie, Gary Collins is a UN diplomat's son who continually daydreams about various movie heroes, ranging from Dwight Cloudclimber (sort of a miniaturized Luke "Star Wars" Skywalker) and Alabama Smith (who is not unlike Indiana "Raiders of the Lost Ark" Jones), to a James Bond-type an
2010 (1984) as Alexander Kovalev
In this sequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey, a U.S.-Soviet crew investigates a mysterious monolith orbiting Jupiter.
Nothing Lasts Forever (1984) as Swedish Architect
A displaced artist falls in with a group of social outcasts who actually rule the world.
Uncommon Valor (1983) as Gericault
A man''s son has been missing in Vietnam for ten years. No longer able to live the nightmare of not knowing whether his son is dead or alive, he decides to take matters into his own hands. Utilizing the strength of his own convictions, he enlists the help of a number of men to rescue his son and all the MIAs.
Osterman Weekend, The (1983) as Mikalovich
Once a year John Tanner spends a long weekend with his three best friends from college. When he is approached by a CIA agent who has evidence proving that his three pals are actually spy's working with the Soviet Union, he reluctantly allows, his house to be wired with video surveillance equipment s
Return of the Man from U.N.C.L.E., The (1983) as Vaselievitch
This reunion film brought Napoleon Solo and Illya Kuryakin, superspy stars of television between 1964 and 1968, out of comfortable retirement -- the former had become a computer company mogul, the latter the head of a trendy Park Avenue fashion salon -- to do battle once again with their arch enemy,
Reds (1981) as Karl Radek
American activist John Reed travels to Russia to witness the revolution and its aftermath.
Amateur, The (1981) as Rodzenko
After the fiancée of a CIA cryptographer is murdered by terrorists, he convinces his superiors to send him to Czechoslovakia to assassinate her killers. When he reaches his desination, he learns that there is much more to the murder than he suspected.
Madchenkrieg, Der (1977) as Schwerdtfeger
Na Samote u Lesa (1976) as Doctor

Cast (special)

Drawn From Memory (1995) as Voice Of Jan Fierlinger
Animator Paul Fierlinger recounts his life story in an animated autobiography.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Andersonville (1996) as Captain Wirz
Miniseries about the Confederate prisoner-of-war camp known for its inhumane treatment of Union soldiers during the Civil War.
World War II: When Lions Roared (1994) as Molotov
A two-part miniseries that explores World War II through the perspectives of the allied leaders, Franklin Roosevelt, Winston Churchill and Joseph Stalin. Also includes World War II stock footage and still photographs.
Evergreen (1985) as Dr Theo Stoller
Opulent six-hour, three-part miniseries based on Belva Plain's romantic best-seller tracing the rise of a Polish-Jewish immigrant from seamstress on New York's lower East Side to wealthy wife of a Westchester contractor although the secret love of her life is the aristocratic son of the Fifth Avenue

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