Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2011  

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

During Stalin's reign of terror, Evgenia Ginzburg, a literature professor, was sent to 10 years hard labor in a gulag in Siberia. Having lost everything, and no longer wishing to live, she meets the camp doctor and begins to come back to life.

Director: Marleen Gorris
Stars: Emily Watson, Pam Ferris, Ben Miller
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A Dutch matron establishes and, for several generations, oversees a close-knit, matriarchal community where feminism and liberalism thrive.

Director: Marleen Gorris
Stars: Willeke van Ammelrooy, Jan Decleir, Veerle van Overloop
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Two worlds collide when an eccentric genius falls in love with a strong-willed society beauty.

Director: Marleen Gorris
Stars: John Turturro, Emily Watson, Geraldine James
Penoza (TV Series 2010)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

After her husband is assassinated, housewife Carmen reluctantly has to take charge of the criminal business of her family.

Stars: Monic Hendrickx, Sigrid ten Napel, Stijn Taverne
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Three women, all strangers to each other, meet in a dress boutique. One of the three is approached by the male proprietor as she is shoplifting a garment. When he approaches her the other ... See full summary »

Director: Marleen Gorris
Stars: Edda Barends, Nelly Frijda, Henriëtte Tol
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Michiel Romeyn ...
 Rembrandt / ... (4 episodes, 2011)
Sigrid ten Napel ...
 Cornelia (15 jaar) (4 episodes, 2011)
Dragan Bakema ...
 Rembrandt / ... (4 episodes, 2011)
Bram Van der Heijden ...
 Jan Lievens (4 episodes, 2011)
René van Zinnicq Bergman ...
 Govert Flinck / ... (3 episodes, 2011)
Marieke Heebink ...
 Geertje Dircks (3 episodes, 2011)
Sophie van Winden ...
 Saskia van Uylenbergh / ... (4 episodes, 2011)
Wendell Jaspers ...
 Hendrickje Stoffels (2 episodes, 2011)
...
 Titus van Rijn (2 episodes, 2011)
Mark Rietman ...
 Constantijn Huygens (2 episodes, 2011)
Paul Hoes ...
 Hendrick van Uylenburgh (2 episodes, 2011)
...
 Cornelis Jan Witsen (2 episodes, 2011)
Lisa Hartmann ...
 Cornelia (8 jaar) (2 episodes, 2011)
Derk Stenvers ...
 Nicolaes Flinck (2 episodes, 2011)
Reinier Demeijer ...
 Govert Flick (24 jaar) / ... (2 episodes, 2011)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

tv mini series | See All (1) »

Genres:

Biography | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 January 2011 (Netherlands)  »

Box Office

Budget:

€1,900,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
How Rembrandt lived his life through the eyes of relatives
15 February 2011 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Rembrandt en Ik (Rembrandt and I)

The Story:

This is a biography of Rembrandt van Rijn the famous painter who lived in the Golden Century in the Netherlands. The whole series are told through the eyes of relatives of Rembrandt van Rijn. All of them have some sort of affection for him. Every part of the series has a different story teller. The series gives you a realistic insight in how Rembrandt lived his live and why he made his choices. (8.5)

The Scenery:

In Rembrandt en Ik (Rembrandt and I), all scenes are captured in the Netherlands, in places where Rembrandt himself could have lived. cities as Leiden, where Rembrandt van Rijn has born, and Amsterdam, where he lived the second part of his live, as the field trips he makes at a typical dutch farmland scenery. This makes the series very real. (8.5/10)

The Acting:

The overall casting of dutch players I think is quite good. Both Dragan Bakema, who played the "young" Rembrandt, as Michiel Romeyn, who played the old Rembrandt, could bring over the strong emotions that Rembrandt had in his live. Some players, with a small role, where not as good as players in the main casting. (7.5/10)

Sound:

The series is hold together with the same theme song which I think fits perfect with the story. It represents the doubt, the anger, and all other strong feelings in the series. (9/10)

Conclusion: (8.4/10)

I think this is one of the better dutch series I have seen. Very realistic dutch scenery, A lot of paintings of Rembrandt to be seen, The acting is above par and the music is great.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page