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Matterhorn (2013)

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Devout Calvinist widower Fred leads a respectable, utterly boring life since he evicted his only son. Suddenly arrives Theo, a mentally impaired adult, mental age about five. Fred starts ... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Ton Kas ...
Fred
René van 't Hof ...
Theo
Porgy Franssen ...
Kamps
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Saskia
Helmert Woudenberg ...
Predikant
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Trudy
Alex Klaasen ...
Johan
Sieger Sloot ...
Vader kinderpartijtje
Renske de Greef ...
Moeder kinderpartijtje
Michel Sluysmans ...
Gemeente ambtenaar
Ko Aerts ...
Autowasser
Lucas Dijker ...
Jongen op voetbalveld
Kees Alberts ...
Johan 8 jaar
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Devout Calvinist widower Fred leads a respectable, utterly boring life since he evicted his only son. Suddenly arrives Theo, a mentally impaired adult, mental age about five. Fred starts enjoying 'fathering' again, becomes protective and even defends him against bully urchins and the pretentious bigot sexton. When Theo asks to 'wed' Fred, both grumpy men's darkest secrets and regrets have to be dealt with. Written by KGF Vissers

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A Montanha Matterhorn  »

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This is My Life
Written by Antonio Amurri (as A. Amurri), Bruno Canfora (as B. Canfora) and Norman Newell (as N. Newell)
Performed by Alex Klassen
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Masterpiece
14 January 2014 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

I luckily was given a hint by a friend not to miss this movie and I'm very grateful for it! What can I say? A must see. This movie is a masterpiece. It's hilarious, sad, touching, weird, clever and simply beautiful. Perfectly composed and I loved the look of the movie. All actors are great. Needless to say that the soundtrack is wonderful as well. A rare, very special, very unique piece of art, that left me breathless, happy and uplifted in my seat where I stayed even 5 minutes after the credits were through. I give it 10 stars as there is nothing that I didn't like and there is nothing that I would change or would have wished to be different. Sad it can be seen so seldom on the big screen, as that's where it should be watched. I would watch it again if I had the possibility. Please don't miss it!!


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