In the world of the drugs business - where it's is all about money - friendship and loyalty is most important. That is what becomes the demise of gangster Klaas Bruinsma.

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Klaas
Chantal Janzen ...
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Adri
Marcel Musters ...
Broer Hansen
Mike Reus ...
Pim
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Ronald Jan
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Lijfwacht Piet
Keith Davis ...
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Cas Jansen ...
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Christian Kmiotek ...
Jutka Djindiz
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Ronald Jan
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Vader van Klaas
Pleuni Touw ...
Tante Jet
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Rie Slotemaker
Frans de Wit ...
Dikke Harry
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Heartless petty factory owner Anton Bruinsma's son Klaas has the ambition to become a tycoon. He seizes the opportunity when American drug baron Hugo Duvall's lover Annet wants revenge for her brother's elimination. Kickbox champion Adri is Klaas's ticket in and strong arm. Klaas promised a crime empire with 'minimal' violence, but soon gets embroiled in dirty intrigues which spare nobody, so his bloody end is written in the stars. Written by KGF Vissers

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Opkomst en ondergang van een maffiabaas (Rise and fall of a mafia boss) See more »


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In the opening scene, a 1998 Volkswagen Passat is seen. That car was not available when the movie was set. See more »

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Referenced in Goedemorgen Nederland: Episode dated 31 October 2003 (2003) See more »

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pretty good acting
13 September 2004 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

The movie is pretty good, as long as you haven't read the book or don't know the real life of Klaas Bruinsma. There are many changes in the film. Like people are being killed that weren't in the real life. The book only speaks of 9 liquidations and I don't know how many there were in the movie, but more then 9.

Overall the movie is pretty good. The acting is believable and Chantal Jansen surprised me. Though she isn't a tough bitch as his wife in the book...

Well if you haven't read the book I recommend the movie. If you've read it... don't go to see it as you will be disappointed...


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