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Darlings! (1984)

Schatjes! (original title)
A peaceful family-life is suddenly disturbed when the children enter puberty. The children take over the house and ban their parents from their lives.

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Peter Faber ...
Geert de Jong ...
Akkemay ...
Madelon Gisberts
Frank Schaafsma ...
Thijs Gisberts
Pepijn Zomer ...
Jan-Julius Gisberts (as Pepijn Somer)
Olivier Zomer ...
Valentijn Gisberts (as Olivier Somer)
Rijk de Gooyer ...
Pete Stewart (as Rijk de Gooijer)
Erik Koningsberger ...
Dennis
Arie van Riet ...
John Wyatt
Esgo Heil ...
Bewaker Denneheuvel
Rolf Weber ...
Bewaker Denneheuvel
Cees van Oyen ...
Bewaker Denneheuvel
Sue Ellen Somer ...
Verpleegster Denneheuvel
Gerbin Stet ...
Robin
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A peaceful family-life is suddenly disturbed when the children enter puberty. The children take over the house and ban their parents from their lives.

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8 February 1984 (Netherlands)  »

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In 2013, a TV special was broadcast in The Netherlands, in which an attorney explained that, as stated by Dutch law, this movie can be considered child pornography, since actress Akkemay was only 14 years old when she did her nude and sex scenes. Consequently, distributing and owning this movie would officially be punishable by law. Furthermore, the producers, director and adult actors who worked on the sex scenes could technically be prosecuted for child molestation, had the time period for such an offense as defined in the statute of limitation not already been exceeded. In the same special, Akkemay herself asserted that she had read the script beforehand, and that she and the director had both reached an agreement on the way the nude scenes were shot. See more »

Goofs

A 1976 Chevrolet Impala sedan is used at the end of the movie by John Gisbert and his wife to chase their kids. The number plate changes from 00-MF-60 to 27-MZ-67 between shots. See more »

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Spoofs The Shining (1980) See more »

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slapstick for the dutch-speaking
27 August 2002 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

Ok , It's not a work of art and sure , the Dutch movie-industry has a lot more to offer than this , but we are talking about the same year that 'Police Academy' was released in the theaters.

'Schatjes' and the sequel 'Mama is boos' was just one of those movies that was fun to watch, especially as a Belgian Dutch-speaking viewer. And when it comes to slapstick , I bow for the folks from the Low-lands. All WE had so far was 'Gaston en Leo' and 'Urbanus' (no offence to his one-man show talent of course).

I give it a 6. My highest score in this genre.


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