Psychological thriller. Geography teacher smuggles a case of heroin for a friend.

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Egon Wagter
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Marcie Nussbaum
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Axel van de Graaf
Jeroen Willems ...
Michiel Polak
Saskia Temmink ...
Adriënne
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Bremer
Gijs Scholten van Aschat ...
Mijnsherenland
Gwen Eckhaus ...
Egon's Mother
Gene Bervoets ...
Man in Hotel (as Gène Bervoets)
Kees Hulst ...
Leemberg
Anke Engels ...
Margriet
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René
Dimme Treurniet ...
Bobby
Paul Gieske ...
Faas
Irene Slotboom ...
Hildegonde
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Psychological thriller. For a manipulative childhood friend, a geographer smuggles a suitcase of heroin to an Asian city. The woman he hands the smuggled goods to says, just like him, not to have any experience in the drugs trade. How did these people come to this? Written by Anonymous

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I Chase The Devil
Written and composed by Lee 'Scratch' Perry (as Luke Perry) and Max Romeo
Published by Polygram/Universal
Performed by Max Romeo & The Upsetters
From the album "War Ina Babylon"
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What a mess!
26 September 2001 | by (The Netherlands) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie by accident yesterday at a cinema. I had some hopes for the movie because I really like Spoorloos (The Vanishing) and the book it's based on. The movie starts out okay as it at first seems to be a nice thriller. Quickly though the movie becomes a mess with uninteresting plotlines, characters that are never fleshed out and nobody in the audience cared for (like Marjoke) and terrible editing. The movie has fade to black bits that are just way too long, a messed up chronology that jumps back and forth and lots of scenes that just don't add anything to the story and could easily have been dropped. After suffering through the story you'll get treated to one of the worst endings I've seen in a very long. It should also be mentioned that the movie has lots of explicit sex scenes which you're probably used to if you watch a lot of dutch movies. It's hard to mention any good things about this movie. About a third of the audience had already walked out of the theater halfway into the movie and I didn't hear a kind word after the movie was over. Avoid this movie at all costs. it really destroyed any faith I had left in the dutch movie industry.


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