Theo van Gogh Feature film - 1981 - 85 min.

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Controversial black-and-white début by Theo van Gogh about the fascist psychopath from The Hague Chris Luger (Thom Hoffman) who kidnaps a mentally-handicapped millionaire's daughter to get rich quickly. However the girl's father refuses to pay the ransom. The Dutch- and German-spoken film is a verbal account in diary style. When it was released, this film caused strong aversion due to a scene with two cats in a washing machine.


Production Company
Theo van Gogh Produkties
Column Film
Director of Photography
Willem Verboom
Willem Hoogenboom
Sound on Set
Willem Hoogenboom
Brenda Ray
Production Country