This oddball satire, a favorite of cult film festivals, is set in Prague during 1900. There, pulp fiction hero Nick Carter looks into a series of murders. Eventually he finds the killer, a large carnivorous plant named Adele. The film was created in the style of a silent melodrama.
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An absurd, bizarre, odd, funny and very charming parody on private detective movies. Fine camera work by Kučera (as always) plus some nice stop motion work.
And yes, I would die to get hold of Carter's gorgeous super detective equipment!