A Drop Too Much
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"A Drop Too Much": A puppet on a motorcycle as the main axis of the story? It seems impossible, both from the narrative and artistic point of view, yet Pojar, with Trnka’s puppets, created a little masterpiece from a slogan warning us that driving and alcohol just don’t go together. The story combines lyrical moments with high drama, as the lovesick and tipsy motorcyclist is determined to risk his life with reckless behaviour.
- also known as O skleničku víc
- country: Czechoslovakia
- director: Břetislav Pojar
- art direction by Jiří Trnka
- written by Břetislav Pojar
- cinematography by Emanuel Franek & Ludvík Hájek
- music by Jan Rychlík
- genre: Animation
- released in (62 years ago)
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by S. Fallows
To take a drop too much; to drink like a fish; to get into the head; to splice the main brace; to takes hair of the dog that bit you; toliquor up; to take a horn; tOspree it; to steam; to steam it; to coge or coag it. adj. Fuddled; tuzzled: groggy; whittled; ...
by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
To take a drop too much. To be intoxicated. If it is the " last straw which breaks the camel's back," it is the drop too much which produces intoxication. To take one's drops. To drink spirits in private. Drown. Drouming men catch at straws. Persons ...
by Cambridge University Press
• a drop too much (to drink) mainly uk too much alcohol to drink • at the drop of a hat ...
Dictionary of Film Makers (1972)
by Georges Sadoul, Peter Morris
A Drop Too Much (54), Speibl on the Trail (56), The Little Umbrella (57), The Lion ...
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