The Good Soldier Švejk (1957)

08/23/1957 (CZ) ComedyWar 1h 48m
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Good-natured and garrulous, Švejk becomes the Austrian army's most loyal Czech soldier when he is called up on the outbreak of World War I -- although his bumbling attempts to get to the front serve only to prevent him from reaching it. Playing cards and getting drunk, he uses all his cunning and genial subterfuge to deal with the police, clergy, and officers who chivy him toward battle.

  1. Karel Steklý

    Director, Writer

  2. Jaroslav Hašek

    Novel

Top Billed Cast

  1. Rudolf Hrušínský

    Rudolf Hrušínský

    Josef Švejk

  2. Svatopluk Beneš

    nadporučík Lukáš

  3. Eva Svobodová

    Eva Svobodová

    Müllerová

  4. Josef Hlinomaz

    Josef Hlinomaz

    Palivec

  5. František Filipovský

    František Filipovský

    agent Bretschneider

  6. Miloš Kopecký

    Miloš Kopecký

    feldkurát Katz

  7. Božena Havlíčková

    Katy Wendlerová

  8. Felix le Breux

    Felix le Breux

    policejní rada

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The Good Soldier Švejk
The Good Soldier Švejk

Original Title Dobrý voják Švejk

Status Released

Original Language Czech

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