Soldier of Orange (1977)
Soldier of Orange (1977)
Love first. Fight later
The lives of Erik Lanshof and five of his closest friends take different paths when the German army invades the Netherlands in 1940: fight and resistance, fear and resignation, collaboration and high treason.

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Cast

Rutger Hauer Rutger Hauer As: Erik Lanshof
Jeroen Krabbé Jeroen Krabbé As: Guus LeJeune
Susan Penhaligon Susan Penhaligon As: Susan
Edward Fox Edward Fox As: Colonel Rafelli
Lex van Delden Lex van Delden As: Nico
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Storyline

The lives of Erik Lanshof and five of his closest friends take different paths when the German army invades the Netherlands in 1940: fight and resistance, fear and resignation, collaboration and high treason.


Tagline: Love first. Fight later
Certification: R

Details

Genres: Drama, History, Thriller, War

Language: German, English, Dutch

Release Date: 22 September 1977

Country: Belgium, Netherlands

Runtime: 148m

Company Credits

Company: Film Holland, Excelsior Films, The Rank Organisation, Rob Houwer Productions

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Directed By

Jane Seitz

Jane Seitz

Script Supervisor

Paul Verhoeven

Paul Verhoeven

Director

Hans Kemna

Hans Kemna

Assistant Director

Anke Taverne

Anke Taverne

Script Supervisor

Jindra Markus

Jindra Markus

Assistant Director

Writing Credits

Cast

Rutger Hauer

Rutger Hauer

Erik Lanshof

Jeroen Krabbé

Jeroen Krabbé

Guus LeJeune

Susan Penhaligon

Susan Penhaligon

Susan

Edward Fox

Edward Fox

Colonel Rafelli

Lex van Delden

Lex van Delden

Nico

Derek de Lint

Derek de Lint

Alex

Huib Rooymans

Huib Rooymans

Jan Weinberg

Dolf de Vries

Dolf de Vries

Jack Ten Brinck

Eddy Habbema

Eddy Habbema

Robby Froost

Belinda Meuldijk

Belinda Meuldijk

Esther

Peter Faber

Peter Faber

Will Dostgaarde

Rijk de Gooyer

Rijk de Gooyer

Gestapo Agent Breitner

Johan Schmitz

Johan Schmitz

Resistance Leader

Del Henney

Del Henney

Sergeant

Serge-Henri Valcke

Serge-Henri Valcke

Soldier

Wim Kouwenhoven

Wim Kouwenhoven

Resistance Leader

Reinhard Kolldehoff

Reinhard Kolldehoff

SS-Sturmbannführer Geisman

Jacques Commandeur

Jacques Commandeur

Prison Commander Colonel

Hero Muller

Hero Muller

Soldier

Cas Baas

Cas Baas

Dutch General

Andrea Domburg

Andrea Domburg

Queen Wilhelmina

Huib Broos

Huib Broos

April Fools Man

Bert André

Bert André

Gekke Dirk

Arthur Boni

Arthur Boni

Otto

Kitty Janssen

Kitty Janssen

Landlady Greta

Con Meyer

Con Meyer

Soldier

Henny Alma

Henny Alma

Queen's Secretary

Ward de Ravet

Ward de Ravet

Resistance Leader

Hannah de Leeuwe

Hannah de Leeuwe

Party Girl

Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

Himself (voice) (archive footage)

Hugo Koolschijn

Hugo Koolschijn

German Navy Officer

Bob Löwenstein

Bob Löwenstein

Resistance Leader

Bert Dijkstra

Bert Dijkstra

Milkman

Paul Brandenburg

Paul Brandenburg

SS-Obersturmführer Thelen

Tom van Beek

Tom van Beek

Recruiting Officer

Truus Dekker

Truus Dekker

Mrs. Lanshof

Guus Hermus

Guus Hermus

Van der Zanden

Bruni Heinke

Bruni Heinke

Party Girl

Bert Struys

Bert Struys

Resistance Leader

Karel Šebesta

Karel Šebesta

Soldier

Henk Votel

Henk Votel

Soldier

Willy van Heesvelde

Willy van Heesvelde

PT Boat Captain

Wim de Meijer

Wim de Meijer

Alex's Father

Han Blaauw

Han Blaauw

Dirk

John Leddy

John Leddy

Resistance Leader

Mary Michon

Mary Michon

Alex's Mother

Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands

Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands

Herself (archive footage)

Production Crew

Rob Houwer

Rob Houwer

Producer

Gijs Versluys

Gijs Versluys

Production Manager

Remmelt Remmelts

Remmelt Remmelts

Location Manager

Hans Kemna

Hans Kemna

Casting Director

Mia van 't Hof

Mia van 't Hof

Production Director

Ineke van Wezel

Ineke van Wezel

Production Assistant

Jelte Velzen

Jelte Velzen

Production Assistant

Edited By

Jane Seitz

Jane Seitz

Editor

Jane Sperr

Jane Sperr

Editor

Costume and Makeup

Elly Claus

Elly Claus

Costume Designer

Beppie van de Berg

Beppie van de Berg

Makeup Artist

Ulli Ullrich

Ulli Ullrich

Makeup Artist

Luc de Visser

Luc de Visser

Makeup Artist

Sound

Rogier van Otterloo

Rogier van Otterloo

Original Music Composer

Visual Effects

Not currently known.

Camera

Jost Vacano

Jost Vacano

Director of Photography

Catrie Ariens

Catrie Ariens

Still Photographer

Lighting

Not currently known.

Art Department

Roland de Groot

Roland de Groot

Production Design

Laurens Strengholt

Laurens Strengholt

Property Master

Ruud van Rijk

Ruud van Rijk

Art Direction

Other Crew

Harry Wiesenhaan

Harry Wiesenhaan

Special Effects

Harry Wiesenhaan

Harry Wiesenhaan

Special Effects

Han Blaauw

Han Blaauw

Stunts

Anita van Reede

Anita van Reede

Floor Runner

Robert Leerinck

Robert Leerinck

Special Effects

Aat van Westen

Aat van Westen

Special Effects

Henny van den Akker

Henny van den Akker

Special Effects

Günther Schaidt

Günther Schaidt

Special Effects

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