[United States] : Music Box Films, 2011.
[Blu-ray version ; widescreen version.]
1 videodisc (130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Blu-ray 5.1 DTS-HD MA ; requires blu-ray player.
In Dutch, with English subtitles.
Elise Schaap, Karina Smulders, Rutger Hauer.
Director, Ben Sombogaart.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Special features: making of ; screenwriter interview ; theatrical trailer.
MPAA rating: R; for a strong sex scene and some graphic nudity.
A lavish romantic drama that charts the lives of three women who escape the gloom of post-WWII Holland for what they hope will be a better life in New Zealand. Ada, Marjorie, and Esther become fast friends during the long flight taking them to their waiting husbands. Upon arrival, they part ways to start their new lives, but their paths continue to cross with chance meetings resulting in adultery, betrayal, and near tragedy leading up to a reunion 50 years later.
MBFHE-023 Music Box Films