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The Resistance Banker (2018)

Bankier van het Verzet (original title)
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In Nazi-occupied Amsterdam, banker brothers Walraven and Gijs van Hall face their greatest challenge yet when they decide to help fund the Dutch resistance.

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Joram Lürsen
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jacob Derwig ... Gijs van Hall
Barry Atsma ... Walraven van Hall
Fockeline Ouwerkerk Fockeline Ouwerkerk ... Tilly van Hall
Pierre Bokma ... Meinoud Rost van Tonningen
Raymond Thiry ... Van den Berg
Matteo van der Grijn ... Huub van Schie
Jaap Spijkers Jaap Spijkers ... Cornelis Ritter
Thiemen Pelster Thiemen Pelster ... Aad van Hall
Liz Vergeer Liz Vergeer ... Attie van Hall
Miya Hageman Miya Hageman ... Mary-Ann van Hall (infant)
Lizzy Vos Lizzy Vos ... Mary-Ann van Hall (age 3)
Luit Bakker Luit Bakker ... Housemaid
Aafke Buringh Aafke Buringh ... Emma van Hall
Violette Vandervelden Violette Vandervelden ... Marleen van Hall
Fenne van Roy Fenne van Roy ... Deanne van Hall
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In Nazi-occupied Amsterdam, banker brothers Walraven and Gijs van Hall face their greatest challenge yet when they decide to help fund the Dutch resistance.

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Genres:

Biography | Drama | War

Certificate:

TV-MA | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

Official site [Netherlands]

Country:

Netherlands

Language:

Dutch

Release Date:

8 March 2018 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

The Resistance Banker See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,061,737
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39:1
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The first cinema night that the film turned, almost eight thousand visitors came. After ten days, there were more than 100,000, which was a reason for obtaining a Golden Film status. Within five weeks the limit of 300,000 visitors had passed. Free Netherlands,called Bankier van verzet (The Resistance Banker) a 'historic fair of questionable alloys' because of the historical errors. For the Volkskrant, historicity was less of an issue; the film was characterized as 'exciting, simplified, but fine entertainment'. Bankier van het Verzet (The Resistance Banker) has been awarded five Golden Calves in 2018: best film, audience award, best production design for Harry Ammerlaan, best female supporting role for Fockeline Ouwerkerk and best actor Jacob Derwig. See more »

Goofs

During the execution of Walraven van Hall there are two women (one of them shaved) who get out of the truck. This is remarkable because women were never publicly executed in the Netherlands during the Second World War. See more »

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29 April 2018 | by barwin8See all my reviews

While very important this aspect of dutch WWII was not known by me, until now. Very well casted and acted. Scenery comes very authentic to me.


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