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Manneken Pis (1995)

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A young man having lost his familiy as a boy in an accident comes to Brussels. There he falls in love with a girl who drives trams.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Harry
Antje de Boeck ...
Jeanne (as Antje De Boeck)
Ann Petersen ...
Denise
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Desire
Stany Crets ...
Bert
Guy Dermul ...
Gigi
Greta Van Langhendonck ...
Bazin (as Greta van Langendonck)
Marc Van Eeghem ...
Fred (Kok) (as Mark Van Eeghem)
Ides Meire ...
Carina van der Sande ...
Moeder Harry (as Carina Van der Sande)
Ryszard Turbiasz ...
Vader Harry
Karel Baetens ...
Ronny
Ludo Hoogmartens ...
Afwasser
Peter Fol ...
Jos
Jan Verheyen ...
Kelner
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Harry arrives in Brussels, meets, and falls in love with tram driver Jeanne. He rents an apartment near the "Manneken Pis" stop, and gets a job in the restaurant "La Croquette Magique". The slightly eccentric concierge of his apartment block, Denise, happens to be Jeanne's best friend, and with her attempts to bring Harry and Jeanne closer together, a game of attraction and repulsion begins that will affect not only their own lives but also the lives of those around them. Written by L.H. Wong <lhw@sfs.org.sg>

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8 November 1995 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Kato apo ta ftera enos angelou  »

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Ik hou van U
Composed by De Wilde/Van Bambost
Arranged & Produced by Wouter van Belle
Performed by Noordkaap
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true love never dies
12 February 2002 | by See all my reviews

one of the most touching love stories ever to come out of Belgium, Manneken Pis is the touching story of two people who try to life and love their lives despite their background and past. Great actors, beautifully shot, and the feelings of the main characters are brilliantly acted. If you liked 'Amelie Poulain', you should try this little movie. !


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