MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 704 this week

Bloedbroeders (2008)

6.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.6/10 from 588 users  
Reviews: write review | 8 critic

A hot summer in the early sixties. 16 year-old Simon wants to become popular with the immensely wealthy brothers Arnout and Victor van Riebeeck. On the capital estate where the two brothers... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (screenplay)
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Sundance 2015

Watch our IMDb & AIV Sundance Studio Interviews with Keith Simanton

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 21 titles
created 29 May 2011
 
a list of 204 titles
created 11 Sep 2012
 
a list of 1166 titles
created 20 Dec 2012
 
a list of 30 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 32 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Bloedbroeders" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Bloedbroeders (2008)

Bloedbroeders (2008) on IMDb 6.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Bloedbroeders.
1 win & 5 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Dunya & Desie (2008)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The story of two 18-year old best friends who grew up together in the suburbs of Amsterdam. Dunya is Moroccan, grown up with Ramadan, imams and Mecca. Desie is as Dutch as cheese and tulips... See full summary »

Director: Dana Nechushtan
Stars: Maryam Hassouni, Eva van de Wijdeven, Alix Adams
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Near the end of World War II, 14-year-old Michiel becomes involved with the Resistance after coming to the aid of a wounded British soldier. With the conflict coming to an end, Michiel ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Koolhoven
Stars: Martijn Lakemeier, Jamie Campbell Bower, Yorick van Wageningen
Zwarte zwanen (2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Two passionate people, Marleen and Vince, embark on a scorching love affair. They are sucked down by the fierceness of their feelings..

Director: Colette Bothof
Stars: Carice van Houten, Dragan Bakema, Mohammed Chaara
Boy 7 (2015)
Action | Sci-Fi | Thriller

When Sam regains consciousness in the middle of a crowded subway, he doesn't know how he got there, where he came from nor his own name. He franticly searches for his identity, using the ... See full summary »

Director: Lourens Blok
Stars: Matthijs van de Sande Bakhuyzen, Ella-June Henrard, Tygo Gernandt
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Lea is an immaculate 30-something wife whose husband's job in real estate allows her an enviably glossy lifestyle. The word 'emancipation' simply isn't in her vocabulary and as long as the ... See full summary »

Director: Antoinette Beumer
Stars: Carice van Houten, Marcel Hensema, Waldemar Torenstra
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

The medieval quest of sixteen-year old Tiuri, who risks his future as a Knight to fulfill a promise, and in so doing discovers adventure, honor, valor and love.

Director: Pieter Verhoeff
Stars: Yannick van de Velde, Quinten Schram, Rüdiger Vogler
Alibi (2008)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

For years, well-integrated ethnic Moroccon Amsterdam screw-up Youssef lied his way trough life, including his ma's matching efforts. Slick wheeler-dealer pick recruits the born liar for his... See full summary »

Director: Johan Nijenhuis
Stars: Achmed Akkabi, Georgina Verbaan, Frederik Brom
Rabat (2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Three friends drive from Holland to Morocco to deliver a taxi to a family friend, but the trip turns out more complicated than expected.

Directors: Victor Ponten, Jim Taihuttu
Stars: Nadia Kounda, Achmed Akkabi, Mohamed Benbrahim
Stricken (2009)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Handsome Dutchman Stijn is the star of an advertising agency with his buddy Frenk and a hot womanizer. The boys start their own agency and Stijn marries colleague Carmen, who accepts his ... See full summary »

Director: Reinout Oerlemans
Stars: Carice van Houten, Barry Atsma, Anna Drijver
Crime | History | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A bold, amateur kidnapping goes wildly awry in this fictionalized account of beer magnate Freddy Heineken's 1983 abduction, which would go on to become one of The Netherlands' most infamous crimes.

Director: Maarten Treurniet
Stars: Rutger Hauer, Reinout Scholten van Aschat, Gijs Naber
Skin II (2008)
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A young boy is pushed to get naked, shower and show all his human orifices to a police officer. The young man has a svastika tattooed on his chest... See full synopsis »

Director: Hanro Smitsman
Stars: John Buijsman, Chris Comvalius, Guus Dam
Drama | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

What if you lived your entire life in one day? And you'd have, but one time, to enjoy each moment: the first kiss, going to school, growing up, making love. In Marc de Cloe's Life in One ... See full summary »

Director: Mark de Cloe
Stars: Matthijs van de Sande Bakhuyzen, Lois de Jong, Tygo Gernandt
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Erik van Heijningen ...
Simon Bakker
Matthijs van de Sande Bakhuyzen ...
Arnout van Riebeeck
Derk Stenvers ...
Sander van Amsterdam ...
Ronnie Fennis
Carolien Spoor ...
Frederique
...
Vader van Riebeeck
Betty Schuurman ...
Moeder van Riebeeck
Daan van Dijsseldonk ...
Diederick van Riebeeck
Dimme Treurniet ...
Vader Bakker
Marthe Geke Bracht ...
Moeder Bakker
Sterre Herstel ...
Erika Bakker
...
Vader Fennis
Astrid van Dorp ...
Moeder Fennis
Bert Geurkink ...
Jos van Hulst ...
Winkelier Haitsma
Edit

Storyline

A hot summer in the early sixties. 16 year-old Simon wants to become popular with the immensely wealthy brothers Arnout and Victor van Riebeeck. On the capital estate where the two brothers live, the boys spend their time playing tennis, listening to music and dancing with Arnout's beautiful girlfriend Frederique. Meanwhile, in the attic of the villa they keep their friend Ronnie hidden. Ronnie is a petty criminal who is on the run for the police. Without neither the boys' parents nor the villa staff noticing anything, Ronnie is offered refuge at the villa. In the beginning the boys think the whole situation is funny, until Ronnie becomes a burden and he even starts to blackmail them. Only they don't dare to kick him out anymore. The story of Blood Brothers was based on a true story, an infamous murder case that took place in the early sixties. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Thriller

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 January 2008 (Netherlands)  »

Also Known As:

Blood Brothers  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The movie was based on a true story. See more »

Goofs

Early in the movie, the four boys ride home on their bikes. Two turn left, the other two right. There you can see in a glance that the pavement for cyclist path is red coloured. This is repeated later on in a shot in front of the capital mansion. In 1960 there were no red cyclist paths part of the main road (all were in the same charcoal colour). See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
great movie gratineke
Discuss Bloedbroeders (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?