Sickos (2014)

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Sickos (2014)
Kankerlijers (original title)

Teenagers with life-threatening cancer want to live like any healthy 15-year-old. At the hospital they share fun and sorrow together. They jokingly call themselves "Sickos". Three teenagers appear to have a lot of fun on the children's oncology department on the fourth floor of a large hospital. Nick (14) and Iwan (15) both lost a leg as a result of bone cancer. For their friend Olivier (16) an amputation may be the next phase. The fourth of the bunch, Pepijn (15), is so ill and weak that he often stays in his room. Friendship and a deep desire to live keeps the guys mentally balanced. And of course their interest in sexy girls makes them act like any ordinary teenager. They make jokes about their illness. They call each other "sickos". The sicko's cannot walk, but with their wheelchairs they do risky stunts and organize joyrides in the corridors of the hospital. Their friendship changes when Gina (16) arrives. The boys try to seduce her, but Gina is not interested at first, until she...
Netherlands
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Creators
Director Lodewijk Crijns
Writer Albert Espinosa
Writer Lodewijk Crijns
Information
Release Date2014-02-12
Runtime1h 33mins
GenreComedy, Drama
Content Rating
Awards
CompanyBos Bros. Film & TV Productions
CountryNetherlands
LanguageDutch
Massimo Pesik
Massimo Pesik
Nick
Jasha Rudge
Jasha Rudge
Iwan
Vera van der Horst
Vera van der Horst
Gina
Ramon Verkooijen
Ramon Verkooijen
Pepijn
Sem de Vlieger
Sem de Vlieger
Daphne
Alfredo (as Maurits Delchot)
Zuster Ruth
Hans Hoes
Hans Hoes
Oncoloog Galwaard
Nicolette van Dam
Nicolette van Dam
Zuster Esmee
Oncoloog Marco
Judith Bovenberg
Judith Bovenberg
Moeder Gina
Peter van Bokhorst
Peter van Bokhorst
Vader Olivier
Susan Beijer
Susan Beijer
Moeder Olivier