De helaasheid der dingen
- Year: 2009
- Genres: Comedy, Drama
- Duration: 1h 48min
- IMDb Rating: 7.4 based on 8,497 votes
- Awards: 8 wins & 7 nominations.
- Director: Felix Van Groeningen (as Felix van Groeningen)
- Actors: Kenneth Vanbaeden, Valentijn Dhaenens, Koen De Graeve
- Plot: 13-year-old Gunther Strobbe grows up surrounded by alcohol, trash and his completely useless father and uncles. Slowly but surely, he's being prepared for the same hapless life. Can he defy his destiny?
- Personal rating: 8.0
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