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Van de koele meren des doods (1982)

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Tragic story of a wealthy woman whose sexual desires change her into a prostitute, working on the streets of Paris during the 1880s.

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Hedwig
Erik van 't Wout ...
Johan
Adriaan Olree ...
Gerard
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Ritsaart
Peter Faber ...
Joop
Claire Wauthion ...
Zuster Paula / Moeder
Krijn ter Braak ...
Vader
Lettie Oosthoek ...
Gouvernante
Kristine de Both ...
Leonora
Siem Vroom ...
Godsdienstleraar
Rudolf Lucieer ...
Huisarts
Thera van Homeijer ...
Bertha
Robert de Jonker ...
Arnout
Ijsbrandt Carmiggelt ...
Pieter
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Herman
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Tragic story of a wealthy woman whose sexual desires change her into a prostitute, working on the streets of Paris during the 1880s.

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30 September 1982 (Netherlands)  »

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Hedwig: The Quiet Lakes  »

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Great movie, even for a Dutch one
29 September 1999 | by (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) – See all my reviews

This film is almost as good as it's original (the book). I would even dare say it might very well be one of the best Dutch movies of all time. The line-up is great, all actors are still working as an actor, but most of them never came near this achievement again. Where ever you may be from, it really would be worth your while to trace this film and watch it.


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