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Amsterdam Vice (2019)

Baantjer het Begin (original title)
A mild-mannered police detective freshly stationed in tumultuous 1980 Amsterdam enters a race against time when he encounters a violent plot against the Dutch royal family.

Director:

Arne Toonen

Writers:

Appie Baantjer (book), Willem Bosch (screenplay) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Waldemar Torenstra Waldemar Torenstra ... Jurriaan 'Jurre' de Cock
Tygo Gernandt ... Tonnie Montijn
Lisa Smit ... Pien Montijn
Peter Bolhuis Peter Bolhuis ... Politiechef
Ruben van der Meer ... Rechercheur van Kemenade
Horace Cohen ... Rechercheur Baks
Martijn Oversteegen Martijn Oversteegen ... Rechercheur Van der Tol
Bas Keijzer Bas Keijzer ... Rechercheur Goessens
Ryanne van Dorst Ryanne van Dorst ... Dr. Rusteloos
Jelka van Houten ... Wachtcommandant Selma
Juda Goslinga Juda Goslinga ... Lowietje
Loes Luca Loes Luca ... Louise Montijn
Robert de Hoog ... Siem Looder
Fedja van Huêt ... Bob Donkers
Tim Murck Tim Murck ... Jesse Schippers
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Storyline

The 80's. Detective De Cock is stationed in the raw police station on the Warmoesstraat in Amsterdam. Together with his new partner Montijn he encounters a murder case, which seems to be a prelude to an attack during the coronation of Princess Beatrix. Written by Hugo Van Herpe

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Trivia

Based on a book series written by Appie Baantjer See more »

Goofs

In 1980 the dutch police used the old WWII M1 carbine to fire tear gas, using a pin in the muzzle on which a separate tear gas grenade was stuck, and a special blank cartridge to fire it. The multi shot tear gas guns in the movie were never part of the dutch police arsenal. See more »

Connections

References Columbo (1971) See more »

Soundtracks

Seeing Red
Performed by MY BABY
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Great series
3 January 2020 | by rogierdijkSee all my reviews

Amsterdam in the early 80's. Great acting, suspense and good story. Really enjoyed this!


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Country:

Netherlands

Language:

Dutch

Release Date:

18 April 2019 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Amsterdam Vice See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,737,522
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Millstreet Films See more »
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Color
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