Van Vlees en Bloed (2009)

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A tragicomedy about the everyday life of a butchers family Vangenechten. The business is running fine until the son returns home after a long time. He wants to learn more about the butchers... See full summary »

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 Mike Heylen (7 episodes, 2009)
Mieke De Groote ...
 Gerda Vangenechten (7 episodes, 2009)
Reinhilde Decleir ...
 Maria Vandaele-Vangenechten (7 episodes, 2009)
Tom Dewispelaere ...
 Rudy Vangenechten (7 episodes, 2009)
Sien Eggers ...
 Lilianne Verstappen (7 episodes, 2009)
Herwig Ilegems ...
 Herman (7 episodes, 2009)
Maaike Neuville ...
 Anke Reyniers (7 episodes, 2009)
Peter van den Eede ...
 Maurice De Brabandere (7 episodes, 2009)
Lucas Van den Eynde ...
 André Vangenechten (7 episodes, 2009)
Tom Van Dyck ...
 Luc Vangenechten (7 episodes, 2009)
Alice Reys ...
 Christine Verspoor (3 episodes, 2009)
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 JB (2 episodes, 2009)
Stijn Cole ...
 Hulpagent (2 episodes, 2009)
Nico Sturm ...
 Sven Verhelst (2 episodes, 2009)
Bas Teeken ...
 Meneer Verspoor (2 episodes, 2009)
Jos Verbist ...
 Wilfried De Boeck (2 episodes, 2009)
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A tragicomedy about the everyday life of a butchers family Vangenechten. The business is running fine until the son returns home after a long time. He wants to learn more about the butchers trade and want to take over the butchers shop so it stays in the family. Of course the mother and grandmother are very pleased with this, but the father has its own thoughts. The return of the son unleashes a chain of events and every member of the family gets a share. Meanwhile the neighbor is watching it all closely... Written by Addow

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At the police station, when interrogating Maurice, Wilfried's assistant has a moustache. They leave the precinct to check the butchers' shop, but when they arrive, the assistant's moustache is gone. Later, when they return to the police station, his moustache is back. See more »

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