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Tjitske Reidinga ...
Tessa
Mark Rietman ...
Rogier
Nanette Drazic ...
Maugosha
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Kimmy
Miron Bilski ...
Gierek
Redbad Klynstra ...
Stenjek
Masha-Maria Chernova ...
Martina
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Johan
Tina de Bruin ...
Astrid
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Tom
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Tessa opens her luxurious clinic with a big party. She is smart, beautiful, savvy, and happily married with an intelligent adolescent son. But appearances are deceptive. In reality, her marriage is falling apart, her house renovation is a disaster and the finances of her clinic are a mess. Desperate, she accepts the helping hand of a friend from the past who has turned up suddenly, but in doing so, opens herself up to an ordeal of terror and blackmail. Written by lament

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Trust is not everything
14 September 2012 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

You don't have to resource to supernatural beliefs in order to make a pact with the devil. In fact, our everyday life is full of suggestions that, when not taken into consideration, might tie us up to a life threatening contract.

"De Verbowing" is a Dutch production that simply tackles the game of trust and how personal vulnerability can get you into irreversible traumas. It's a good thriller that not only entertains but also makes you wonder how much can you trust the people that come into your life. The acting is balanced and the action nicely measured. It's more about how things can get out of hand when decisions are made in a moment of desperation.


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