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Rip van Wyk (1960)

A man who strikes me as a simpleton gets drunk at a party in 1850s South Africa. In a daze he meets a man who is somewhere between a demon and an angel. He is sent forward in time to 1959 ... See full summary »

Director:

Emil Nofal

Writers:

Emil Nofal (screenplay), Jamie Uys (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jamie Uys ... Rip van Wyk
Wynona Cheyney Wynona Cheyney ... Rina Viljoen / Annette de Witt
Gert van den Bergh Gert van den Bergh ... 'Oom'
Willem Loots Willem Loots ... Sgt. Basson
Johan Malherbe Johan Malherbe ... Theunis Barnard
Kristo Pienaar Kristo Pienaar ... Dr. Venter
Petro McDonald Petro McDonald ... Marietjie Venter
Willie van Rensburg Willie van Rensburg ... Gysbert du Plooy
Willie Herbst Willie Herbst ... Gerhard
Douglas Fuchs Douglas Fuchs ... Professor
Johan du Plooy Johan du Plooy ... Photographer
Nilo Naudé-van Zyl Nilo Naudé-van Zyl ... Dr. Venter's nurse
Marie Fuchs Marie Fuchs
Ernst Schutte Ernst Schutte
Lydia Lindeque Lydia Lindeque
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Storyline

A man who strikes me as a simpleton gets drunk at a party in 1850s South Africa. In a daze he meets a man who is somewhere between a demon and an angel. He is sent forward in time to 1959 where he is taken to be insane. He meets the great-grand daughter of his girlfriend and is sent to the hatch after harassing her. In vain he tries to convince people that he has traveled through time.

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afrikaans | city | See All (2) »

Genres:

Comedy | Fantasy

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Country:

South Africa

Language:

Afrikaans | English

Release Date:

4 April 1960 (South Africa) See more »

Also Known As:

Rip Van Winkle See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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