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A young woman is desperate to save her company from a take-over. When she hears that being in a relationship will get her a deal, she hires a model to be her fake boyfriend.

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Jaci van Jaarsveld
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JP Basson (as Nico Panagio)
Sandra Vaughn ...
Karla Jordaan
Louw Venter ...
Hertjie Greyling
Paul du Toit ...
Markus Rossouw (as Paul Du Toit)
Diaan Lawrenson ...
Corine Du Toit ...
Denise Marais
Louis Minnaar ...
Andries Buys
Carine Rous ...
Susan
Jody Abrahams ...
Fernando
Wikus du Toit ...
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Jakkie Groenewald ...
Swanepoel
Leoni Venter-Roux ...
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Leandie du Randt ...
Girl in bar
Zetske van Pletzen ...
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A young woman is desperate to save her company from a take-over. When she hears that being in a relationship will get her a deal, she hires a model to be her fake boyfriend.

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South African comedy/romance comes of age!
19 February 2012 | by (Johannesburg, South Africa) – See all my reviews

I thought it was just great....lots of fun, great wit, stunning scenery and a clear sign to me that the SA movie industry is moving forward at pace...congratulations!! it's a must see, don't forget the biltong, popcorn and Koeksisters !! Anel Alexander and Nico Panagio were just the biz, and for someone who can't speak Afrikaans - thanks for the sub-titles ; )

I thoroughly enjoyed the humour and capers, and the Vrede en Lust wine farm setting did more than add an important dimension to the movie, it was a great advertisement for the beauty of SA...reminds me that it's time for another tour of the wine lands !!

Finally, and perhaps most important, its' becoming clear that South Africans are more willing than ever to poke fun at themselves, a sure sign of maturity....long may that continue !


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