In 1930s Prague, Jan Díte (Ivan Barnev) begins an ambitious career in food service, obtaining increasingly satisfying jobs until becoming a headwaiter at a ritzy hotel. His plan to achieve wealth by being close to the wealthy is then diverted by Hitler's invasion of Czechoslovakia, after which he blindly falls in love with a woman favoring the German cause. Jirí Menzel's romantic comedy co-stars Julia Jentsch, Martin Huba. 119 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: Czech Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English, French. In Czech with English subtitles.