Gordon Vorster returns to familiar territory - 'Basie' is similar in many respects to his earlier film 'Die Vlugteling' (1960). This time around a young Ducktail* unwittingly kidnaps a ... See full summary »

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Ian Strauss ...
Basie Meyer
Vicki Vosloo ...
Stella Nel
Pieter Bezuidenhout ...
Dirk Nel
Ralph Loubser ...
Duke
George Canes ...
Beatnik
Len Lindeque ...
Parson
Wena Naudé ...
Stella's mother
Patsi Kahn ...
B.D. (Basie's Doll)
Willem Loots ...
Sgt. Louw
Dale Swanepoel ...
Emcee
Christo Gerber ...
Drunk
Joe Openshaw
Johan Vermeulen
George Economides ...
George, cafe owner
Pieter Hauptfleisch ...
Drunk
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Gordon Vorster returns to familiar territory - 'Basie' is similar in many respects to his earlier film 'Die Vlugteling' (1960). This time around a young Ducktail* unwittingly kidnaps a young bride and then falls in love with her. *Ducktails: "a white youth gang subculture which emerged within post Second World War South Africa. Rebellious, hedonistic, apolitical and showing little respect for the law, education or work" Written by Paul de Bruin

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28 August 1961 (South Africa)  »

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