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This movie is about my youth. Having lived in the same area, being of the same age as Bart and also experiencing the catholic influences everything in the film is recognizable. This makes the film a joy to watch, especially because of the very accurate portrait of the seventies and the acting. However, the movie is on the sentimental side and above all highly predictable. Virtually every cliché possible has been used.
For that reason only a 7 for this nostalgic movie although it brought back a lot of memories.
PS Even in the Netherlands this film is subtitled because of the regional dialect used by almost all players.
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