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The Flying Cestmír 

Létající Cestmír (original title)
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1983  
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Series cast summary:
Lukás Bech ...  Cestmír Trnka 6 episodes, 1983
Zaneta Fuchsová Zaneta Fuchsová ...  Barborka Bartáková 6 episodes, 1983
Antonín Kala ...  Oskar Blecha 6 episodes, 1983
Jan Kreidl Jan Kreidl ...  David Pelc 6 episodes, 1983
Vladimír Mensík ...  otec Cestmíra 6 episodes, 1983
Zdena Hadrbolcová ...  matka Cestmíra 6 episodes, 1983
Petr Nározný ...  holic Blecha 6 episodes, 1983
Iva Janzurová ...  paní Blechová 6 episodes, 1983
Ivana Andrlová ...  Zuzana Trnková 6 episodes, 1983
Ivan Vyskocil ...  ucitel Filip Janda 6 episodes, 1983
Jirí Sovák ...  profesor Langmejer 6 episodes, 1983
Josef Somr ...  Krepelka 6 episodes, 1983
Vlastimil Hasek ...  otec Pelc 6 episodes, 1983
Alena Karesová Alena Karesová ...  Narrator / ... 6 episodes, 1983
Jirina Bohdalová ...  ucitelka Klepácová 5 episodes, 1983
Frantisek Filipovský ...  Kolousek 5 episodes, 1983
Lubomír Kostelka ...  docent Schubert 5 episodes, 1983
Zdenek Stehlík Zdenek Stehlík 5 episodes, 1983
Jan Kanyza ...  MUDr. Vögel 5 episodes, 1983
Jitka Zelenohorská Jitka Zelenohorská 5 episodes, 1983
Stella Zázvorková ...  Reditelka skoly 4 episodes, 1983
Cestmír Randa ...  Dr. Vágner 4 episodes, 1983
Karel Augusta ...  Skolník 4 episodes, 1983
Ludek Kopriva ...  Inspektor ve výzkumném ústavu 4 episodes, 1983
Václav Postránecký ...  Výzkumný pracovník 4 episodes, 1983
Marie Rosulková ...  sestra profesora Langmajera 4 episodes, 1983
Karel Effa ...  Trafikant 4 episodes, 1983
Pavel Zednícek ...  Reportér 4 episodes, 1983
Nelly Gaierová ...  sestra profesora Langmajera 4 episodes, 1983
Ludek Sobota ...  Inspektor ve výzkumném ústavu 4 episodes, 1983
Marie Málková 4 episodes, 1983
Ladislav Krivácek Ladislav Krivácek ...  psychiatr Klepác 4 episodes, 1983
Svatopluk Skládal Svatopluk Skládal 3 episodes, 1983
Miluse Splechtová 3 episodes, 1983
Jirí Kodet ...  Výzkumný pracovník 3 episodes, 1983
Josef Dvorák ...  Výzkumný pracovník 3 episodes, 1983
Dana Syslová ...  matka Pelcová 3 episodes, 1983
Jirí Lábus ...  David jako dospelý 2 episodes, 1983
Simona Stasová ...  Barborka jako dospelá 2 episodes, 1983
Vít Olmer ...  Dr. Johanson 2 episodes, 1983
Martin Ruzek ...  Profesor Olson 2 episodes, 1983
Regina Rázlová 2 episodes, 1983
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Referenced in Máme rádi Cesko: Episode dated 13 May 2017 (2017) See more »

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Létající Cestmír
Music by Karel Svoboda
Lyrics by Zdenek Rytír
Performed by Michal David with Kroky
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Director Vaclav Vorlicek as usual does not disappoint
22 February 2012 | by stefano-detoniSee all my reviews

Here is another very entertaining TV-series, of the kind that only the Czech - and Vaclav Vorlicek in particular - are able to make: fantasy, humor, irony, fun both for children and adults. The story is fast-paced and full of characters and funny situations, so that following the plot is pleasant and never boring. There are many occasions for laughing: it is a humor based not on clown-acting or farce, like many today's movies. It is light and subtle, instead. It is often made up of a fantastic event placed into reality as if it were the most common thing in the world, or unusual but not impossible. Funny is also the reaction of characters when they see unbelievable phenomena like flying children or children turned into adults in front of their eyes. In Vorlicec's films there is always the place for serious reflections on human beings or the problem of evil in the world, which the director succeeds in taking out of the fantastic and funny situations he depicts. Often in his movies, and also here, he ridicules the people who claim and pretend to be important and respectable, no matter if they really are so. In this series there is also the usual character who tries to steal a good idea, an invention, a new discovery to get for himself all the honor and money that somebody else deserves. But some smart children give him quite a lot to do. Special effects are not digital, but surprisingly good. Even better I daresay, if I think that everything you see is real, only you do not see everything... Thank God I know German, and I could watch "The flying Ferdinand" in this language on DVD, because in my country, Italy, the series was never dubbed nor subtitled. Anyway, it is too bad that it is no longer broadcast on TV on the prime time, or not at all, and today's children are deprived of the fun. Why? Because these series are "old". What a silly excuse!


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Czech

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1983 (Czechoslovakia) See more »

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Der fliegende Ferdinand See more »

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(6 episodes)

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