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Release Date:
12 April 2000 (Belgium) See more »
How far are you willing to go to become a star? [translation of Dutch tagline]
Jean is a family man and factory worker who dreams of becoming a songwriter. Pinning his hopes on his teenage daughter... See more » | Add synopsis »
Nominated for Oscar. Another 4 wins & 4 nominations See more »
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Nice and charming movie about casual people See more (38 total) »


  (in credits order)

Josse De Pauw ... Jean Vereecken

Eva van der Gucht ... Marva Vereecken
Werner De Smedt ... Willy Van Outreve

Thekla Reuten ... Debbie
Victor Löw ... Michael Jensen
Gert Portael ... Chantal Vereecken
Ianka Fleerackers ... Gaby
Alice Reys ... Lizzy

George Arrendell ... Knappe man
François Beukelaers ... NTO directeur
Silvia Claes ... Omroepster
Marc Didden ... Cameraman
Sien Eggers ... Debbies buurvrouw
Lut Hannes ... Vriendin van Marva's moeder

Wim Opbrouck ... Rik De Visser

Filip Peeters ... Rijkswachter
Mathias Sercu ... Jim Poppe
Myriam Thys ... Nieuwslezeres
Bert Van Nieuwenhuyse ... Nieuwslezer

Alain Van Goethem ... Zanger in Green Room
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tania Kloek ... Zangeres in Green Room
Anniek Vandercruysse ... Zangeres in Green Room / Imitator

Directed by
Dominique Deruddere 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Dominique Deruddere 

Produced by
Dominique Deruddere .... producer
Pascal Judelewicz .... co-producer
Loret Meus .... producer
Errol Nayci .... co-producer
Volkert Struycken .... co-producer
Anne-Dominique Toussaint .... co-producer (as Anne Dominique Toussaint)
Original Music by
Raymond van het Groenewoud 
Cinematography by
Willy Stassen 
Film Editing by
Ludo Troch 
Casting by
Jeannette Snik 
Production Design by
Hubert Pouille 
Costume Design by
Loret Meus 
Makeup Department
Juan Pacífico .... hair stylist
Production Management
Paul de Ruijter .... production manager
Sound Department
Mathieu Cox .... foley & adr recordist
Alek Goosse .... sound re-recording mixer
Gert Janssen .... dialogue editor
Bert Koops .... sound recordist
Marina Lerchs .... adr mixer
René van den Berg .... sound recordist
Griet Van Reeth .... sound effects
Dan Edelstein .... supervising sound editor: US release (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Arnout Deurinck .... second assistant camera
Chris Renson .... camera operator
Wim Temmerman .... electrician
Dirk Van Rampelbergh .... gaffer
Jo Voets .... still photographer
Didier Frateur .... director of photography: second unit (uncredited)
Editorial Department
Nico Leunen .... assistant editor
Other crew
Jan Roos .... location manager
Trix van Alphen .... publicist
Peter Van den Borre .... location manager
Elly Verduyckt .... continuity

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Iedereen beroemd!" - Belgium (original title)
"Everybody Famous!" - International (English title)
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Rated R for some sexuality/nudity
97 min
Argentina:13 | Australia:M | Belgium:KT | Canada:14A | France:U | Germany:6 | Hong Kong:IIA | Malaysia:U (cut version) | Malaysia:18SX (uncut version) | Netherlands:AL | Singapore:NC-16 | South Korea:12 (original rating) | South Korea:15 (re-rating) | Spain:T | Switzerland:10 (canton of Geneva) | Switzerland:10 (canton of Vaud) | USA:R

Did You Know?

Jean Vereecken:Do you know how much she makes a year? A million, without gigs.
Willy Van Outreve:So what?
Jean Vereecken:You don't think that's a lot?
Willy Van Outreve:Jean, others make a lot more than a million.
Jean Vereecken:Yeah, but they're not sleeping in my car, are they?
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References The Seven Year Itch (1955)See more »


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6 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
Nice and charming movie about casual people, 28 January 2001
Author: DjiM007 from Brussels, Belgium

"Everybody becomes famous"

I saw this movie in a sneak preview. When its title came on the screen, I had something like 'oh no, not a Flemish movie'

You bet I was surprised at the end of the movie. It was a great film with enormous charming capacities.

The story is about a young girl, wanting to start a career as a singer. Pushed by her father, she tries to win one of the local soundmix-competitions. Unfortunately, she isn't that much of a beauty. When her father loses his job in the local bottle-factory, he decides to take some serious action to launch his daughter to the top of the Flemish show-business.

This movie is charming, charming, charming and I really enjoyed it... A must see.

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