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Cas Jansen ...
Eddy
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Ria
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Franco
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Jack
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Ferdinand de Wit
Lou Landré ...
politiechef Berg
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Patrick
Ton Kas ...
Haveman
Jacqueline Blom ...
Gynaecologe
Loes Wouterson ...
Wachtcommandant
Ad Knippels ...
Agent Erik
Mohammed Azaay ...
Agent Suat (as Mohammed Azzay)
Kees Boot ...
Agent Kees
Rob Bartels ...
Agent
Ben Ramakers ...
Agent Henk
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Based on a book about an infamous real scandal in the Dutch crime scene, the film aims at exposing the horrors caused by corruption on both sides of the law. A rookie policeman is coerced into obtaining secret information from a childhood friend turned gangster. The childhood friend turns informant. But his revelations are hardly the most important "leaks" in the story. In fact, the new relationship between old friends goes all wrong, and the young policeman becomes increasingly involved in a deadly web of lies, crimes, treason, and revenge, all seemingly out of control. Written by up and out

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Great Dutch movie
11 July 2002 | by (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Finally a great Dutch movie. Here in the Netherlands we usually make boring movies about nothing or people talking about nothing. This movie has good actors and good action without being stupid. Go rent it. I don't know if you can rent it in every country. I hope so.


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