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

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Nadia Kounda ...
Yasmina
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Abdel
Mohamed Benbrahim ...
Mechanic
Jacqueline Bir ...
Old Lady
Stéphanie Caillard ...
Julie (as Stéphane Caillard)
Slimane Dazi ...
Dade Exporter
Nasrdin Dchar ...
Nadir
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Zakaria (as Marwan Kenzari)
Mohamed Majd ...
Old Man
Julius Ponten ...
Pizzabaker
Walid Rhord ...
Naoufal
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It's summer, and recent college graduate Nadir has accepted to drive his father's old taxi from their home in the Netherlands to his family's home country of Morocco to deliver it to a friend. Without notice his two friends Abdel and Zakaria join him on the trip. Nadir doesn't want to waste time, but his friends insist on picking up a French hitchhiker and letting her show them around Barcelona. We eventually learn that there is more to the trip for Nadir than just delivering a car, and it becomes a conflict that threatens the three men's friendship. Written by Peter Brandt Nielsen

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great original movie , fun to watch
30 June 2011 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

i had a great time see this one here. i could imagine myself doing the same thing on a trip. the story and plot is great and had a good end . the only thing i could criticize is that the french girl spoke English with a very strong dutch accent.

i mean when you meet a french person that speaks English , we all know how that sounds , very funny English with a strong french accent and not with an obvious dutch accent. but besides of that i enjoyed the movie a lot.

not the best movie of the year , but for sure a lot of fun to watch and no boring moments . it gives you a look in the real life of such a road trip what you can expect and what people you could meet. good and bad .

well done !


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