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Gaston's War (1997)

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A true story about a Flemish resistance warrior.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Werner De Smedt ...
Gaston
Mapi Galán ...
Veronique
Stuart Laing ...
Harry
Oliver Windross ...
Doug
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Major Smith
Christian Crahay ...
Hachez
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Nicky
Lukas Smolders ...
Louis
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General James
Marilou Mermans ...
Farmer's wife
René van Asten ...
Van der Waals
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Miep Visser
Stefan Perceval ...
German soldier
Gert Jan Dröge ...
Cohen
Serge Marechal ...
Frenchman
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Gaston Vandermeerssche is a young, resourceful Flemish action hero of the Belgian resistance during World War II: he coaches surviving allied pilots trough occupied Belgium and France to Spain so they can regain England, each time a dangerous adventure as their poor mastery of local languages and customs add to the ever-present risks of trying to outsmart the Nazi troops and Gestapo agents. After a mess-up in the coordination from London he himself gets caught by the dreaded secret police for ruthless interrogation... Written by KGF Vissers

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poor performance
5 January 2003 | by (Breda, Holland) – See all my reviews

Maybe not knowing the actors/actresses, if your not from Belgium or Hollans, you might be able to somehow enjoy this. Almost all appearances are miscast. And this film is supposed to be a drama. I's a comedy, and a bad one.


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