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"Spetters" is a Drama film directed by Paul Verhoeven, released on February 08 of 1981 in the USA , starring Hans van Tongeren, Renée Soutendijk, Toon Agterberg, Maarten Spanjer, Marianne Boyer and Peter Tuinman.

Who is the director of "Spetters":

Spetters was directed by Paul Verhoeven, a Dutch director, producer, and writer.

Before directing Spetters, Paul Verhoeven had directed Soldaat van Oranje, released in 1977, Keetje Tippel (1975), Turks fruit (1973). Since, he directed De Vierde man, released in 1983, Flesh+Blood (1985), RoboCop (1987), Total Recall (1990), Basic Instinct (1992), and Showgirls (1995).

When was "Spetters" released:

Spetters was initially released on Sunday, February 08, 1981, in the United States. Another film released on Sunday, February 08, 1981 is Caddie (dir. Donald Crombie). This was thirty-eight (38) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, October 02, 1980 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "Spetters":

At the casting of Spetters we find Hans van Tongeren (Summer Lovers (1982)); Renée Soutendijk (); Toon Agterberg (Kafka (1991)) [ more... ]

  • Jeroen Krabbé and Renée Soutendijk, Hans Veerman can also be seen in De Vierde man, released in 1983.
  • Rutger Hauer and Hans Veerman, Kitty Courbois also worked together in Flesh+Blood, released in 1985.

What is the Storyline of "Spetters":

The film, which is violent and sexually graphic, is a high-speed coming of age story which centers on three young men dreaming of an escape from their provincial surroundings by means of a motocross career: young motocross racing champion Rien (Hans van Tongeren), another racer who thinks he has the goods, Hans (), and the son of a Bible thumping Calvinist, the mechanic Eef (). Their only escapes are alcohol, drugs, and weekend visits to a local disco nightclub.

When they run into a young seductress [...]

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