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De Prooi (2013)
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De Prooi (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Story: De Prooi tells the story of the rise and fall of Dutch banker Rijkman Groenink and the fall of ABN AMRO Bank. It is based on the acclaimed novel by research journalist and professor Jeroen Smit.
Style: based on true events
Plot: banking, scolding, rise and fall, negotiation, meeting, smoking, bank, office, cigarette smoking, flashback, restaurant
Time: 2000s, 1990s

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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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