The Misfortunates (2009)

12 10/08/2009 (NL) DramaComedy 1h 48m


13-year-old Gunther Strobbe grows up surrounded by alcohol, trash and his completely useless father and uncles. Slowly but surely, he's being prepared for the same hapless life. Can he defy his destiny?

  1. Felix van Groeningen

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Dimitri Verhulst

    Novel, Screenplay

  3. Christophe Dirickx


Top Billed Cast

  1. Kenneth Vanbaeden

    Kleine Gunther Strobbe (13 jaar)

  2. Valentijn Dhaenens

    Valentijn Dhaenens

    Gunther Strobbe

  3. Koen De Graeve

    Koen De Graeve

    Marcel 'Celle' Strobbe

  4. Wouter Hendrickx

    Lowie 'Petrol' Strobbe

  5. Johan Heldenbergh

    Johan Heldenbergh

    Pieter 'Breejen' Strobbe

  6. Bert Haelvoet

    Bert Haelvoet

    Koen Strobbe

  7. Gilda De Bal


  8. Natali Broods

    Natali Broods


  9. Pauline Grossen


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The Misfortunates
The Misfortunates

Original Title De helaasheid der dingen

Status Released

Original Language Dutch; Flemish

Budget -

Revenue -


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