Black Book (Dutch: Zwartboek) is a 2006 Dutch World War II thriller film co-written and directed by Paul Verhoeven and starring Carice van Houten, Sebastian Koch, Thom Hoffman, and Halina Reijn. The film, credited as based on several true events and characters, is about a young Jewish woman in the Netherlands who becomes a spy for the resistance during World War II after tragedy befalls her in an encounter with the Nazis. The film had its world premiere on 1 September 2006 at the Venice Film Festival and its public release on 14 September 2006 in the Netherlands. It is Verhoeven's first film made in the Netherlands since The Fourth Man, made in 1983 before moving to the United States. Wikipedia
Black Book is a member of the following lists: English-language films, German films, British films, Warner Bros. films, German-language films, Films set in the Netherlands, Hebrew-language films, Belgian films, Films directed by Paul Verhoeven and Dutch films.
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Rachel Stein aka Ellis de Vries: (SPOILER) (Hans Akkermans is locked in the coffin, as a punishment for his murderous treason, struggling to get out by kicking and screaming) Rachel Stein aka Ellis de Vries: We should actually get up and open the coffin. Gerben Kuipers: Yeah. We should... (both Rachel and Gerben remain seated, gazing at the river) Gerben Kuipers: What should we do with all the money? Rachel Stein aka Ellis de Vries: It doesn't belong to us. Gerben Kuipers: It doesn't belong to anybody. Rachel Stein aka Ellis de Vries: To the dead... (the sound of Hans Akkermans's screams stops, meaning he is now dead. Gerben raises his finger) Gerben Kuipers: He's quiet. Finally. Rachel Stein aka Ellis de Vries: It seemed forever. (/SPOILER)