The Merry Wives

  • 1938
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

The tale of a wine-guzzling Czech count whose penchant for love affairs takes a back seat to his driving out of some local criminals. His adventures with the town prostitutes were, no doubt, considerably saucier before the censor board started clipping. Made in Czechoslovakia before Hitler's invasion, the film didn't make it to the US until a few years...read more

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The tale of a wine-guzzling Czech count whose penchant for love affairs takes a back seat to his driving out of some local criminals. His adventures with the town prostitutes were, no doubt, considerably saucier before the censor board started clipping. Made in Czechoslovakia before

Hitler's invasion, the film didn't make it to the US until a few years later, then was held up while censors removed the sequences considered to be too racy for American audiences. (In Czech; English subtitles.)

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