ADELE HASN’T HAD HER SUPPER YET (Oldřich Lipský, 1977)

Scenarist Jiří Brdečka and filmmaker Oldřich Lipský, the same team that had served up Lemonade Joe (1964), also created the zany, visually inventive, deliriously funny Adéla ještě nevečeřela, a Czech spoof of Hollywood detective mysteries and spy thrillers. Set around 1900, its protagonist is ubiquitous Nick Carter (Michal Dočolomanský, wonderful), who leaves New York City […]