Morality Above All Else (1937)

02/24/1937 (XC) Comedy 1h 20m
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Professor Karas is widely known as enthusiastic propagator of the motto "Morality Above All Else". He guides his students as well as his own family to live a morally decent life. One day he has an unexpected visit. It's his illegitimate daughter Vera, who is proof of his thoughtless youth. Mr. Karas know that she can ruin his image, thus he decides to keep her a secret and asks her to leave. Instead of leaving she takes a position of a governess in his own family without letting him know. Mr. Karas realizes that he must reveal the truth sooner or later, but he doesn't have enough courage to do so. As he postpones it, he is more and more scared to come to his own home.

  1. Martin Frič

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Otakar Vávra

    Screenplay

  3. Hugo Haas

    Screenplay

  4. J. Erbenová

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Hugo Haas

    Hugo Haas

    Professor Antonín Karas

  2. Světla Svozilová

    Světla Svozilová

    Karolína Karasová - wife

  3. Adina Mandlová

    Adina Mandlová

    Eva Karasová - daughter

  4. Jiří Hlinomaz

    Ivan Karas - son

  5. Ladislav Boháč

    Ladislav Boháč

    MUDr. Jílkovský

  6. Saša Rašilov

    Saša Rašilov

    JUDr. Mach - friend

  7. Věra Ferbasová

    Věra Ferbasová

    Vera Gregorova - illegitimate daughter

  8. Mirko Eliáš

    Konrád - sculptor

  9. Zdeňka Baldová

    Zdeňka Baldová

    Mr. Drázná - Executive Association for the Advancement of morality

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Morality Above All Else
Morality Above All Else

Original Title Mravnost nade vše

Status Released

Original Language Czech

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