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XTC Just Don't Do It (2006)

Afblijven (original title)
Melissa is a nice and pretty girl with natural dreams and ambitions. But because of bad influences, her life becomes a nightmare. Until her real friends decide to get her out of there.

Writers:

Maria Peters (scenario), Carry Slee (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sem Veeger Sem Veeger ... Melissa
Matthijs van de Sande Bakhuyzen ... Jordi
Tommie Christiaan Tommie Christiaan ... Jim (as Tommie Venneker)
Tessa Schram Tessa Schram ... Fleur
Melody Klaver ... Debby
Juliann Ubbergen Juliann Ubbergen ... Kevin
Jim Bakkum ... Toine
Gijs Scholten van Aschat ... Vader Melissa
Loes Wouterson Loes Wouterson ... Moeder Melissa
Ingeborg Uyt den Boogaard Ingeborg Uyt den Boogaard ... Oma (as Ingeborg Uijt den Bogaard)
Geert Lageveen Geert Lageveen ... Vader Jordi
Anneke Blok Anneke Blok ... Moeder Jordi
Priscilla Knetemann Priscilla Knetemann ... Zusje Jordi
Stephanie Steffens Stephanie Steffens ... Katy
Jip Loots Jip Loots ... Ron
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Storyline

Schoolboy Jordi has to work two jobs, as hospital cleaner and car-wash attendant. Still he bends over backwards to help his classmates, especially utter ingrate Melissa. The spoiled but emotional daughter of a snobbish pa who looks down on 'common, horny' Jordi by her own admission has only one talent: dancing. When she gets a chance to dance in a video, she shamelessly abuses and ignores Jordi. Instead she hooks up with other dancers, who drag her along in ecstasy abuse 'to dance better'. Soon she's such a social and medical mess even dad comes beg Jordi to help find and cure her. Written by KGF Vissers

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Country:

Netherlands

Language:

Dutch | English | German

Release Date:

4 October 2006 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Por favor, no lo hagas See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

€287,637 (Netherlands), 8 October 2006, Limited Release

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

€2,205,742
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Carry Slee: Woman leaving the bus. See more »

Goofs

Jordi doesn't lock his bike when he and Melissa arrive at the T.A.T. After he comes back he has keys in his hand to open a lock. See more »

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Wow, Just. Incredible.
9 May 2014 | by jamirosmajicSee all my reviews

This is a true Dutch Hallmark and shows us that this small country can deliver a very intelligent and yet touching film. The actors display an outstanding performance, even though the majority of the cast consists of young aspiring actors. No but seriously, this is so bad that it's brilliant. I have great respect for Carry Slee, who even though she can't write, made so much money of utter bullshit. It's amazing. Even for a children story/film this is horrible and totally inaccurate. Ride that dragon Carry and Carry us to oblivious rip offs. THEY MADE 7 FILMS OUT OF HER LIST OF BAD PRE-TEEN LITERATURE AND THEY ALMOST SELL EVERY TIME!!!

She must be some kind of God.

Amen.


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