When the famous detective Nick Carter visits Prague, he becomes involved in strange case of a missing dog and even stranger carnivorous plant. He becomes convinced that he is standing against his greatest enemy - the Gardener, who supposedly died years ago in a swamp...
Michal Docolomanský, Rudolf Hrusínský, Milos Kopecký, Václav Lohniský, Ladislav Pesek, Nada Konvalinková, Kveta Fialová
Filmové studio Barrandov
Festivals / Awards
1978: Chicago International Film Festival/ Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival, Best Cinematography
1980: Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA , Best Foreign Film
DOP / Camera
Oldrich Lipský was born on July 4, 1924 in Pelhrimov, Czechoslovakia. He was a writer and director, known for Lemonade Joe (1964), The Mysterious Castle in the Carpathians (1981) and Man in Outer Space (1962). He died on October 19, 1986 in Prague, Czechoslovakia.