Fisherman's son Benjamin 'Bennie' Stout is mischievous, in a prank was with the mayor's spoiled-rotten son Roderik, and accident prone, making life hard for his big brother Steven, who left...
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Fisherman's son Benjamin 'Bennie' Stout is mischievous, in a prank was with the mayor's spoiled-rotten son Roderik, and accident prone, making life hard for his big brother Steven, who left school to help pay the bills, and their mother Rietje. When they hear father Willim isn't returning in December to earn extra cash in Bilbao, Bennie decides to join him in Spain. Ashe can't afford passage, he devises to be naughty enough -which comes naturally- to be snatched into St. Nicholas's helpers' bag with the other worst kids as every year, even writing his own name in the book instead of Roderik. However St. Nick's usually lets kids escape or returns them and isn't convinced Bennie is truly naughty rather then missing his father's firm guidance, so Bennie keeps trying to prove himself worse then ever. Still, every is in for more surprises.Written by
Filmed at the Zuiderzeemuseum, Enkhuizen, the Netherlands See more »
Simply The Best
The most charming and engaging Saint Nicholas movie ever made. For all ages- children will be fully engaged, while the adults- will evolve into children. Briefly. A bounty of color, confection, and good cheer. Excellent movie.
Note: A reviewer comments the lackluster IMDb rating may be attributable to American influences. IMDb demographics (as of April, 2018): There are 14 US ratings, weighted average = 6.1. A total of 165 non-US ratings = weighted average = 6.0.
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