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The Ardennes (2015)

D'Ardennen (original title)
Unrated | | Drama | 6 January 2017 (USA)
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A brutal home-jacking by two brothers goes hopelessly wrong, and one of them goes to prison. Four years later, his brother tries to help him get his life back on track.

Director:

Robin Pront

Writers:

Jeroen Perceval (scenario), Robin Pront (scenario) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kevin Janssens ... Kenneth
Jeroen Perceval ... Dave
Veerle Baetens ... Sylvie
Jan Bijvoet ... Stef
Viviane de Muynck Viviane de Muynck ... Mariette
Sam Louwyck Sam Louwyck ... Joyce
Peter Van den Begin ... Robert
Eric Godon ... Gérard
Rachid El Ghazaoui Rachid El Ghazaoui ... Chalid (as Rachid 'Appa' El Ghazaoui)
Nico Sturm ... Danny
Luc Nuyens Luc Nuyens ... Moderator hulpgroep
Brit Van Hoof Brit Van Hoof ... Cindy
Uwamungu Cornelis Uwamungu Cornelis ... Chris (as Cornelis Mungu)
Caroline Stas ... Politieagenten
Jacqueline Pluche Jacqueline Pluche ... Politieagenten
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Storyline

A brutal home-jacking goes hopelessly wrong. Dave, one of the two robbers, manages to run off, leaving his brother Kenneth behind. Four years later, Kenneth is released from prison and much has changed. Dave has his life back on track and is trying to help Kenneth however possible, but is witnessing how the highly strung Kenneth tries to win back his ex-girlfriend Sylvie. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »

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Country:

Belgium

Language:

Flemish | French | Dutch

Release Date:

6 January 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Les Ardennes See more »

Filming Locations:

Ardennes, Wallonia, Belgium See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

€2,200,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$840, 6 January 2017, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$5,638, 24 February 2017

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,271, 15 January 2017
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Color:

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Michaël R. Roskam was originally attached to direct the film. He ended up as an associate producer. See more »

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That's a perfect movie if you think life is too great and you want to be depressed. The photography is great. Actors act perfectly. This movie is so true, it doesn't look like a movie at all. Just a deep descent into the darkness. This movie is really depressing... Great movie nevertheless.


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