Category: Film

Katy Perry flies to Prague for date with fiance Orlando Bloom; celebrity couple spotted walking Bloom’s labradoodle, Mighty, across Most Legii bridge in Prague 1 (Blesk) [edited] [Social Media Post] 0

Katy Perry flies to Prague for date with fiance Orlando Bloom; celebrity couple spotted walking Bloom’s labradoodle, Mighty, across Most Legii bridge in Prague 1 (Blesk) [edited] [Social Media Post]

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Tana Fischerova dies, aged 72, following “long illness”; actress-turned-politician was member of Czech parliament from 2002 to 2006, and ran for president in 2013 (Blesk) [Social Media Post] 0

Tana Fischerova dies, aged 72, following “long illness”; actress-turned-politician was member of Czech parliament from 2002 to 2006, and ran for president in 2013 (Blesk) [Social Media Post]

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Good Read: US-based Czech filmmaker Ivan Passer talks about his friendship with fellow Czechoslovak New Wave director Milos Forman and, for the first time, their amazing escape across the Austrian border in 1969 (LA Times) [Social Media Post] 0

Good Read: US-based Czech filmmaker Ivan Passer talks about his friendship with fellow Czechoslovak New Wave director Milos Forman and, for the first time, their amazing escape across the Austrian border in 1969 (LA Times) [Social Media Post]

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Update: Unfinished sci-fi fantasy film “Posledni z Aporveru” to be sold at auction with reserve price of 18.33 million crowns; three of its creators charged with subsidy fraud; movie was originally due for 2009 release, and had budget of 240 million crowns (CTK via Aktualne.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Update: Unfinished sci-fi fantasy film “Posledni z Aporveru” to be sold at auction with reserve price of 18.33 million crowns; three of its creators charged with subsidy fraud; movie was originally due for 2009 release, and had budget of 240 million crowns (CTK via Aktualne.cz) [Social Media Post]

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Legendary people-smuggler Josef Hasil, who helped dozens escape Commie-era Czechoslovakia, dies aged 95 in Chicago; Hasil’s exploits inspired villain in 1959 film Kral Sumavy (“King of the Sumava”) but later earned 2001 heroism medal from President Havel (Blesk) [Social Media Post] 0

Legendary people-smuggler Josef Hasil, who helped dozens escape Commie-era Czechoslovakia, dies aged 95 in Chicago; Hasil’s exploits inspired villain in 1959 film Kral Sumavy (“King of the Sumava”) but later earned 2001 heroism medal from President Havel (Blesk) [Social Media Post]

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Prague 4-Haje’s Galaxie cinema shows its last film, 23 years after becoming the Czech Republic’s first Western-style multiplex; current owner Cinema City blames competition from its new cinema in nearby Chodov (Denik.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Prague 4-Haje’s Galaxie cinema shows its last film, 23 years after becoming the Czech Republic’s first Western-style multiplex; current owner Cinema City blames competition from its new cinema in nearby Chodov (Denik.cz) [Social Media Post]

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Cool: “Twenty-four Hours in Czechoslovakia”, a 1968 Canadian documentary about the “daily life of some of the people of an extraordinary nation” and featuring Slovak-Canadian ice hockey legend Stan Mikita, is now on YouTube (NFB on YouTube) [Social Media Post] 0

Cool: “Twenty-four Hours in Czechoslovakia”, a 1968 Canadian documentary about the “daily life of some of the people of an extraordinary nation” and featuring Slovak-Canadian ice hockey legend Stan Mikita, is now on YouTube (NFB on YouTube) [Social Media Post]

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Controversial Hollywood star Kevin Spacey is in Prague; visited Old Town Cuban bar La Bodeguita del Medio on Sunday (Expres.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Controversial Hollywood star Kevin Spacey is in Prague; visited Old Town Cuban bar La Bodeguita del Medio on Sunday (Expres.cz) [Social Media Post]

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Feud between Czech porn stars escalates: Drahomira “Lady Dee” Juzova challenges rival Karolina “Daisy Lee” Urbanova to boxing match (Blesk.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Feud between Czech porn stars escalates: Drahomira “Lady Dee” Juzova challenges rival Karolina “Daisy Lee” Urbanova to boxing match (Blesk.cz) [Social Media Post]

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British newspaper The Guardian gives five-star review to “The Painted Bird” (“Nabarvene ptace”), Czech director Vaclav Marhoul’s “monumental” new film (Guardian) [Social Media Post] 0

British newspaper The Guardian gives five-star review to “The Painted Bird” (“Nabarvene ptace”), Czech director Vaclav Marhoul’s “monumental” new film (Guardian) [Social Media Post]

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