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Lang leve de koningin (1995)

A fairytale about a young girl who learns to play chess and at the same time finds her father.


Esmé Lammers


Esmé Lammers
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Credited cast:
Maya van den Broecke Maya van den Broecke ... Black Queen
Lisa De Rooy Lisa De Rooy ... Susanne de Wall, Sara's Mother
Cas Enklaar Cas Enklaar ... White Bishop
Derek de Lint ... Bob Hooke, Sara's Father
Rudolf Lucieer Rudolf Lucieer ... Teacher
Pieter Lutz ... Sara's Grandfather
Tiba Tossijn ... Sara
Serge-Henri Valcke ... Black King
Monique van de Ven ... White Queen
Jack Wouterse Jack Wouterse ... White King
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Petra Ardai Petra Ardai ... Black Pawn
Karen Baars Karen Baars ... Alice
Piet Bestebroer Piet Bestebroer ... Black Bishop
Mireille Bonaparte Mireille Bonaparte ... Black Pawn
Paul Boorsma Paul Boorsma ... Black Pawn
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A fairytale about a young girl who learns to play chess and at the same time finds her father.

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A fairytale about chess.


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The chess-game between the teacher and the little girl is: 1.e4 d5, 2.exd5 Nf6, 3.c4 c6, 4.Qa4 Bd7, 5.dxc6 Nxc6, 6.Qb3 Nd4, 7.Qc3 e5, 8.f4 Bb4, 9.Qd3 Bf5, 10.Qg3 Ne4, 11.Qxg7 Nc2+, 12.Ke2 Qd3+, 13.Kxd3 Nc3# See more »

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Great Film for everyone.
1 April 1999 | by PhytonSee all my reviews

Although this film is meant for children. I think that anyone would enjoy it. It is a joyfull film about a little girl who misses her father and is sucked into a fantasy world with a real life chessboard (all very friendly). Of course there is a happy ending.

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Release Date:

15 November 1995 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Long Live the Queen See more »

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First Floor Features See more »
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Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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