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Lover or Loser (2009)

Lover of Loser (original title)
Eva is afraid of her sex-obsessed stepfather Willem. Feeling forlorn, she meets Ricardo, a streetwise hustler who cheers her up, promising a trip to Paris. But instead he drags her to a sex... See full summary »

Director:

Dave Schram

Writers:

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

Cast overview, first billed only:
Gaite Jansen ... Eva
Martijn Lakemeier ... Mees
Claire Bender Claire Bender ... Julia
Lucas Hamming Lucas Hamming ... Sem
Ruud Feltkamp Ruud Feltkamp ... Ricardo
Thomas Acda ... Willem
Susan Visser ... Katja
Afra Margeridon Afra Margeridon ... Maritza
Carlien van Dijken Carlien van Dijken ... Roos
Quinten Schram Quinten Schram ... Jesse
Manuel Broekman Manuel Broekman ... Max
Carlijn van Zijtveld Carlijn van Zijtveld ... Sara
Damien Hope Damien Hope ... Dave
Bjørn Piron Bjørn Piron ... Kareltje (as Bjorn Piron)
Erwin Prent Erwin Prent ... Marcel
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Storyline

Eva is afraid of her sex-obsessed stepfather Willem. Feeling forlorn, she meets Ricardo, a streetwise hustler who cheers her up, promising a trip to Paris. But instead he drags her to a sex club where she's held prisoner. Mees, on whom she has a crush, embarks on a desperate search to rescue her but his arrival at the sex club coincides with a police raid, at which point Eva is astonished to discover that Willem is actually an undercover vice cop. Written by Holland Film

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How can you deal with irresistible love?

Genres:

Drama | Family

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Netherlands

Language:

Dutch

Release Date:

23 September 2009 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Lover or Loser See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

€242,275 (Netherlands), 27 September 2009, Limited Release

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

€242,275
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Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Carry Slee: The writer of the novel appears briefly as a passer-by. See more »

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Martijn Lakemeier and Gaite Jansen are Adorable & the movie is enjoyable with all its silliness
5 January 2011 | by saadgkhanSee all my reviews

LOVER OF LOSER – CATCH IT (B) Very interesting yet silly teen Dutch Love Story. The movie has tried really hard to create suspense and danger by involving teen love with the Sex industry. This did make the story interesting and sweet performances by Martijn Lakemeier and Gaite Jansen are totally treat to watch. So, it works for me. I watched this movie for Martijn Lakemeier because ever since I saw him in "Winter in WarTime" Oorlogswinter", I am mesmerized by him. It was good to see him in today's teenager's role. Geite Jansen is new for me but she was very charming and soon I will be watching her other movie " Schemer", hope she is as good as she was in this movie. Ruud FeltKamp looks like a Popsicle but plays a villain. LOl… Overall, it's still a good time pass with all its silly script. Watch it for Martijn Lakemeier and Gaite Jansen.


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