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Darlings! (1984)
"Schatjes!" (original title)

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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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Complete credited cast:
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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Army Brats  »

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The original Dutch title 'Schatjes' is a term of endearment often used for young children, meaning something like 'honnies' or 'cuties'. See more »

Goofs

A 1976 Buick LeSabre is the car of John Gisberts. The exhaust pipe is on the right of the car. In one shot (when his kids put a condom on the exhaust), it is moved to the left. Same for a yellow sticker on the back of the car. See more »

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If you want to discover Dutch cinema choose another movie
7 March 2000 | by (Leiden, the Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Schatjes is a good example of the poor level of the Dutch cinema in the 80's. The acting is very weak, there's almost no story and the script is missing every form of reality. There is a lot of sick slapstick into it which will make no one laughing. It's hard to understand that this film makes one million Dutch people go to the cinema while a lot of good movies from my country are ignored by the audience. If you are still going to watch the movie be prepared for the ridiculous ending.


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