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The East (2020)

De Oost (original title)
A young Dutch soldier deployed to suppress post-WWII independence efforts in the Netherlands' colony of Indonesia finds himself torn between duty and conscience when he joins an increasingly ruthless commander's elite squad.

Director:

Jim Taihuttu

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Martijn Lakemeier ... Johan
Marwan Kenzari ... Raymond Westerling
Jonas Smulders ... Mattias
Abel van Gijlswijk Abel van Gijlswijk ... Charlie
Coen Bril ... Eddy
Reinout Scholten van Aschat Reinout Scholten van Aschat ... Tinus
Jim Deddes Jim Deddes ... Werner
Jeroen Perceval ... Janssen
Mike Reus Mike Reus ... Kamp Commandant Mulder
Joenoes Polnaija Joenoes Polnaija ... Samuel
Denise Aznam Denise Aznam ... Gita
Peter Paul Muller Peter Paul Muller ... Majoor Penders
Huub Smit ... Luitenant Hartman
Putri Ayudya Putri Ayudya ... Wife of Westerling
Lukman Sardi Lukman Sardi ... Djalil
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Storyline

A young Dutch soldier deployed to suppress post-WWII independence efforts in the Netherlands' colony of Indonesia finds himself torn between duty and conscience when he joins an increasingly ruthless commander's elite squad.

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Genres:

Drama | Thriller | War

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Country:

Netherlands | Belgium | Indonesia | USA

Language:

Dutch | Indonesian

Release Date:

13 May 2021 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

The East See more »

Filming Locations:

Java, Indonesia See more »

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