6.6/10
907
13 user 7 critic

Siberia (1998)

Goof and Hugo are flatmates in Amsterdam who have made a tidy sum from having sex with tourists, then robbing them. Their goal is to spend the money together on a world trip and their scam ... See full summary »
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

1 win & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Secret Sins (1995)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Melissa follows her dream of becoming a dancer all the way to New York City but finds when she gets there that reaching her goal might cost more than she is willing to sacrifice. In dire ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Binder
Stars: Nicole Eggert, Rosemary Forsyth, Victor Slezak
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Pauley Perrette plays Renee, a young woman discovering her own meaning of love. From childhood memories of her mother to her own experiences as a young woman, she struggles to find answers ... See full summary »

Director: Vince DiPersio
Stars: Pauley Perrette, Leon, Nicole Eggert
Drama | Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Gorgeous Dutch youngster Max has two passions, acting and girls. The first becomes his brilliant career, which takes off so well he gets invited to a prestigious New York theatre course for... See full summary »

Director: Robert Jan Westdijk
Stars: Kim van Kooten, Michiel Huisman, Hadewych Minis
Little Sister (1995)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Martijn is obsessed with his younger sister Daantje and visits her to make a documentary about her. He manages to invade Daantje's life with his video camera, but soon unresolved issues from a distant past come to the surface.

Director: Robert Jan Westdijk
Stars: Kim van Kooten, Romijn Conen, Hugo Metsers
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Linc Wilcox returns home for his father's funeral only to find he's in love with his best friend's sister.

Director: Jeff Terry Anderson
Stars: Donny Terranova, Dawn Burgess, Jon Cellini
In Real Life (2008)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

In his new film a young director puts his girlfriend through a love test. By doing so he risks his real life relationship with her.

Director: Robert Jan Westdijk
Stars: Sallie Harmsen, Ramsey Nasr, Loek Peters
Shine (1996)
Biography | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Pianist David Helfgott, driven by his father and teachers, has a breakdown. Years later he returns to the piano, to popular if not critical acclaim.

Director: Scott Hicks
Stars: Geoffrey Rush, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Justin Braine
Bartender (1997)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Director: Gabe Torres
Stars: Dennis Chavez, Robert Zameroski, J.P. Pierce
Submerged (2000)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.6/10 X  

Navy SEALs launch a rescue mission after terrorists plunge a jet carrying a missile-launching computer into the sea.

Director: Fred Olen Ray
Stars: Coolio, Maxwell Caulfield, Brent Huff
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Roeland Fernhout Roeland Fernhout ... Goof
Hugo Metsers ... Hugo
Vlatka Simac Vlatka Simac ... Lara
Nicole Eggert ... Kristy
Johnny Lion ... Freddy
Alessia Sorvillo Alessia Sorvillo ... Angela
Francesca Rizzo Francesca Rizzo ... Kika
Nefeli Anthopoulou Nefeli Anthopoulou ... Marina
Syan Blake Syan Blake ... Maggie
Katja Dreyer Katja Dreyer ... Kate
Jessica Stockmann Jessica Stockmann ... Beate
Bente Jonker Bente Jonker ... Ute
Eddy Terstall Eddy Terstall ... Runner
Jos ten Bosch Jos ten Bosch ... Clerk
Elisabeth Estaras Elisabeth Estaras ... Rough Girl
Edit

Storyline

Goof and Hugo are flatmates in Amsterdam who have made a tidy sum from having sex with tourists, then robbing them. Their goal is to spend the money together on a world trip and their scam is going well until they meet Lara, originally from Siberia, whom Goof becomes besotted with. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Anything goes in Amsterdam.

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Netherlands

Language:

Dutch | English

Release Date:

27 August 1998 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Ams Siberia See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See full technical specs »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Nice little comedy with more than an ounce of truth in it.
17 December 2001 | by raymond-15See all my reviews

"Watch out ...... these guys are dangerous" This poster displayed in Amsterdam warns visiting tourists that all is not well in the streets of the big city because Hugo and Goof are abroad with intent to rob female backpackers after having a night of sex with them. Their technique seems faultless. Show a little kindness to the visitor by suggesting suitable accommodation for the night and hey presto! the takings are soon in the kitty. That is, until silly Goof falls in love with Lara from Siberia.

The situations are quite amusing and the repartee between the two guys quite witty. It's a nice twist when Hugo's mother keeps telephoning him on his mobile at the most inappropriate moments. "Not now, mother, I'm on day shift!" The pace of the film is just right although I think the use of the blurry black and white segments interspersed with the colour is somewhat overdone. Sudden bursts of white flashes and out of focus characters do little to explain what is going on. The music however blends nicely with the action and pushes the story along. The writers make attempts to lift the film at the end by inserting a comic scene after the credits. Here they are, Hugo and Goof, stumbling across the snowy waste land of Siberia calling for Lara at the top of their voices which indicates I think that despite all their cunning and devious behaviour neither one of them has much between the ears.


3 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 13 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed