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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... See full summary »

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Johan Nijenhuis

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Wijo Koek
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Koen Dobbelaer Koen Dobbelaer ... Bennie Stout
Marijn Bekkenk Marijn Bekkenk ... Steven Stout
Hanna Verboom ... Rietje Stout
Koert-Jan de Bruijn Koert-Jan de Bruijn ... Willem Stout
Pieter Lossie Pieter Lossie ... Roderick
Diederik Ebbinge Diederik Ebbinge ... Mayor
Plien van Bennekom Plien van Bennekom ... Winifred
Merel Boot Merel Boot ... Sophie
Febe Bakema Febe Bakema ... Hadewich
Remon van Dijk Remon van Dijk ... Ollie
Julian Ras Julian Ras ... Wout
Bas Keijzer Bas Keijzer ... Hoofdpiet
Bram van der Vlugt ... Sinterklaas (as Sinterklaas)
Irene Moors ... School teacher
Bianca Krijgsman Bianca Krijgsman ... Baker
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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 KGF Vissers

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Simply The Best
10 April 2018 | by wendelsitka-1See all my reviews

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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Netherlands

Language:

Dutch

Release Date:

1 December 2019 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Benek rozrabiaka See more »

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Budget:

EUR2,800,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,915,540
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Dolby Digital

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2.35 : 1
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