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1. Swordfish (2001)

R | 99 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.5
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32 Metascore

A covert counter-terrorist unit called Black Cell led by Gabriel Shear wants the money to help finance their war against international terrorism, but it's all locked away. Gabriel brings in convicted hacker Stanley Jobson to help him.

Director: Dominic Sena | Stars: John Travolta, Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry, Don Cheadle

Votes: 170,774 | Gross: $69.77M

2. Chalet Girl (2011)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Romance, Sport

6.3
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42 Metascore

Former skateboard champion Kim wants to make more money after her mother's tragic death. She joins the elite posh servicing company, which sends her off to Austria.

Director: Phil Traill | Stars: Felicity Jones, Ed Westwick, Bill Nighy, Brooke Shields

Votes: 22,749 | Gross: $0.00M

3. A Moment in the Reeds (2017)

108 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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Having moved to Paris for university, Leevi returns to his native Finland for the summer to help his estranged father renovate the family lake house so it can be sold. Tareq, a recent ... See full summary »

Director: Mikko Makela | Stars: Janne Puustinen, Boodi Kabbani, Mika Melender, Virpi Rautsiala

Votes: 1,332

4. Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story (2017)

88 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.4
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70 Metascore

The life and career of the hailed Hollywood movie star and underappreciated genius inventor, Hedy Lamarr.

Director: Alexandra Dean | Stars: Hedy Lamarr, Mel Brooks, Jennifer Hom, Anthony Loder

Votes: 2,644 | Gross: $0.82M

5. Tom of Finland (2017)

Not Rated | 117 min | Biography, Drama

6.8
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56 Metascore

Award-winning filmmaker Dome Karukoski brings to screen the life and work of artist Touko Valio Laaksonen (aka Tom of Finland), one of the most influential and celebrated figures of twentieth century gay culture.

Director: Dome Karukoski | Stars: Pekka Strang, Seumas F. Sargent, Chris Myland, Alf Myreen

Votes: 4,661 | Gross: $0.38M

6. The Man Without a Past (2002)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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84 Metascore

The second part of Aki Kaurismäki's "Finland" trilogy, the film follows a man who arrives in Helsinki and gets beaten up so severely he develops amnesia. Unable to remember his name or ... See full summary »

Director: Aki Kaurismäki | Stars: Markku Peltola, Kati Outinen, Annikki Tähti, Juhani Niemelä

Votes: 20,754 | Gross: $0.92M

7. Prefontaine (1997)

PG-13 | 106 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.8
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56 Metascore

Based on the life of Olympic hopeful Steve Prefontaine, a long distance runner who lived in Oregon and died young

Director: Steve James | Stars: Jared Leto, R. Lee Ermey, Ed O'Neill, Breckin Meyer

Votes: 6,605 | Gross: $0.53M

8. Invisible Heroes (2019– )

282 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.1
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Two Finnish diplomats struggle to save thousands of lives during and following the 1973 Chilean coup d'état.

Stars: Pelle Heikkilä, Sophia Heikkilä, Ilkka Villi, Aksa Korttila

Votes: 215

9. The Unknown Soldier (1955)

177 min | Drama, War

8.0
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The tale of a platoon of soldiers during the Continuation War. Based on Väinö Linna's book of the same name.

Director: Edvin Laine | Stars: Kosti Klemelä, Heikki Savolainen, Reino Tolvanen, Veikko Sinisalo

Votes: 6,714

10. False Trail (2011)

129 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.5
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The sequel to Jagarna (1996), the film concerns Erik who is asked to return to his hometown in Sweden to solve a brutal murder. Although hesitant to go back due to unfavourable memories of ... See full summary »

Director: Kjell Sundvall | Stars: Rolf Lassgård, Peter Stormare, Annika Nordin, Kim Tjernström

Votes: 4,684

11. Shadows in Paradise (1986)

Not Rated | 74 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.5
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An episode in the life of Nikander, a garbage man, involving the death of a coworker, a love affair and much more.

Director: Aki Kaurismäki | Stars: Matti Pellonpää, Kati Outinen, Sakari Kuosmanen, Esko Nikkari

Votes: 4,323

12. De Marathon (2012)

107 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport

7.5
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After finding out that they have a debt of EUR40.000 with the tax service, four very out-of-shape men working at a car shop start to train for a marathon, in which they can win the money to pay the debt.

Director: Diederick Koopal | Stars: Stefan de Walle, Martin van Waardenberg, Marcel Hensema, Frank Lammers

Votes: 6,064

13. Hotel Coolgardie (2016)

83 min | Documentary

7.1
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On a dusty highway between Australia's most isolated city and its largest gold pit lies Coolgardie - where the arrival every three months of a new pair of foreign backpackers to work the ... See full summary »

Director: Pete Gleeson

Votes: 197

14. Everybody Wins (1990)

R | 97 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

5.1
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A seeming good Samaritan (Debra Winger) hires a private detective (Nolte) to prove a teen sitting in prison on a murder charge is innocent. His investigation discovers deep corruption in a ... See full summary »

Director: Karel Reisz | Stars: Debra Winger, Nick Nolte, Will Patton, Judith Ivey

Votes: 992 | Gross: $1.37M

15. Mother of Mine (2005)

Not Rated | 111 min | Drama, War

7.6
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During World War II, more than 70,000 Finnish children were evacuated to neutral Sweden to avoid the conflict. From the award-winning Klaus Härö (Elina: As If I Wasn't There (2002)), "... See full summary »

Director: Klaus Härö | Stars: Topi Majaniemi, Marjaana Maijala, Maria Lundqvist, Michael Nyqvist

Votes: 4,067

16. The Grump (2014)

Not Rated | 102 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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The Grump is a man from the past. A man who knows that everything used to be so much better in the old days. Pretty much everything that's been done after 1953 has always managed to ruin ... See full summary »

Director: Dome Karukoski | Stars: Antti Litja, Petra Frey, Mari Perankoski, Iikka Forss

Votes: 2,243

17. Frozen Land (2005)

130 min | Drama

7.4
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When a schoolteacher is sacked he projects his bad mood at his troubled teen son. He in turn buys a CD player from a pawnshop with counterfeit money. This causes a chain-reaction that ... See full summary »

Director: Aku Louhimies | Stars: Jasper Pääkkönen, Mikko Leppilampi, Pamela Tola, Petteri Summanen

Votes: 5,507

18. The Unknown Soldier (1985)

199 min | Drama, War

7.4
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This film is the second silver screen adaption of the Finnish war book by Väinö Linna with the same name as the film. The story is based on Linna's experiences as an infantry man in the ... See full summary »

Director: Rauni Mollberg | Stars: Risto Tuorila, Pirkka-Pekka Petelius, Paavo Liski, Mika Mäkelä

Votes: 2,497

19. Peculiarities of the National Hunt (1995)

93 min | Comedy

7.5
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A Finn preparing a work on the Russian hunting traditions and customs, comes to Russia to collect materials and is invited to take part in a hunting party. His flamboyant companions include... See full summary »

Director: Aleksandr Rogozhkin | Stars: Ville Haapasalo, Viktor Bychkov, Sergey Russkin, Aleksey Buldakov

Votes: 3,503

20. Take Care of Your Scarf, Tatiana (1994)

Not Rated | 62 min | Comedy, Romance

7.3
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Lugubrious Finns Valto and Reino take to the road in search of coffee and vodka, without which their lives are not worth living. But their reveries are interrupted by the arrival of ... See full summary »

Director: Aki Kaurismäki | Stars: Kati Outinen, Matti Pellonpää, Kirsi Tykkyläinen, Mato Valtonen

Votes: 2,639

21. M/S Romantic (2019– )

254 min | Comedy, Drama

8.3
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Stars: Hannu-Pekka Björkman, Anna Paavilainen, Antti Luusuaniemi, Antti Heikkinen

Votes: 725

22. Kid Svensk (2007)

90 min | Drama

6.0
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The year is 1984. It's summer, and the rebellious 12-year-old girl Kid wants to stay in Gothenburg, but her mother has other plans. Kid discovers that summer vacation in Finland isn't as ... See full summary »

Director: Nanna Huolman | Stars: Mia Saarinen, Milka Ahlroth, Jim Rautiainen, Mari Rantasila

Votes: 497

23. Raspberry Boat Refugee (2014)

94 min | Comedy, Romance

6.1
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A Finnish man has dreamed of becoming a Swede since childhood.

Director: Leif Lindblom | Stars: Jonas Karlsson, Josephine Bornebusch, Frida Hallgren, Erik Johansson

Votes: 1,254

24. Elina: As If I Wasn't There (2002)

77 min | Drama, Family

7.0
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In rural Sweden of the early 1950s, little Elina goes to school again after recovering from tuberculosis, the same illness that has killed her father a few years earlier. Elina's family ... See full summary »

Director: Klaus Härö | Stars: Natalie Minnevik, Bibi Andersson, Marjaana Maijala, Henrik Rafaelsen

Votes: 1,600

25. Beauty and the Bastard (2005)

102 min | Drama, Music, Romance

6.5
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A woman dulled with praise, Nelli is well on her way to Med-School thanks to her parents, but dreams of a career as a singer.

Director: Dome Karukoski | Stars: Pamela Tola, Samuel Vauramo, Joonas Saartamo, Eero Milonoff

Votes: 3,067

26. Let My People Go! (2011)

Not Rated | 96 min | Comedy, Romance

6.1
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37 Metascore

At Passover, Reuben, a French-Jewish man living in Finland with his Nordic boyfriend, finds himself back in Paris with his zany family after a lovers' quarrel.

Director: Mikael Buch | Stars: Nicolas Maury, Carmen Maura, Jean-François Stévenin, Amira Casar

Votes: 572 | Gross: $0.02M

27. Dracula (2018)

9 min | Short, Horror, Thriller

6.7
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SANNI drops in at a party only to confirm her Halloween-mood being off. After stumbling into a mad scientist and his new suspicious invention, The Mindbender 7000, her night is taken to a whole new level.

Director: Karim Saheb | Stars: Sanni Kurkisuo, Laura Haimila, Aki Kuukasjärvi, Karim Saheb

Votes: 6

28. Modernit miehet (2019)

23 min | Comedy

7.8
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Stars: Darren McStay, Eero Milonoff, Iikka Forss, Jarkko Niemi

Votes: 183

29. Marras (2019)

23 min | Short, Drama

8.4
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Year 1288. Nuutti, a girl who has been silent for years has her life changed completely, when the hunting campground gets attacked and she is left on her own, in the middle of ancient ... See full summary »

Director: Sami Mustonen | Stars: Saara Runtti, Tuomas Kinnunen

Votes: 5

30. Sweet Mud (2006)

90 min | Drama

7.2
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Set in mid-70's, 12-year old Dvir Avni navigates between the equality values of his home-born Kibbutz and the relationship with his undermined mother, whom the Kibbutz members will to denounce.

Director: Dror Shaul | Stars: Tomer Steinhof, Ronit Yudkevitz, Shai Avivi, Pini Tavger

Votes: 691

31. Total Balalaika Show (1994)

Not Rated | 57 min | Documentary, Comedy, Music

6.9
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A 57 minute documentary of a Helsinki concert featuring the Leningrad Cowboys and the Alexandrov Red Army Choir and Ballet, who collaborate on a number of US Rock songs sung in English (... See full summary »

Director: Aki Kaurismäki | Stars: Alexandrov Red Army Ensemble, Twist-Twist Erkinharju, Ben Granfelt, Sakke Järvenpää

Votes: 637

32. Love Records: Gimme Some Love (2016)

110 min | Biography, Drama, Music

5.8
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The rise and fall of Love Records record label in 1960's and 1970's Finland.

Director: Aleksi Mäkelä | Stars: Jarkko Niemi, Tomi Alatalo, Riku Nieminen, Pirkka-Pekka Petelius

Votes: 371

33. Here, Beneath the North Star (1968)

186 min | Drama, History, War

7.4
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Täällä Pohjantähden alla is based on the book with the same title. It is a story of the little village. The movie starts in the 1890's and it ends to the Finnish civil war in 1918. Story ... See full summary »

Director: Edvin Laine | Stars: Aarno Sulkanen, Titta Karakorpi, Risto Taulo, Anja Pohjola

Votes: 840

34. Survivor Series (1993 TV Special)

180 min | Action, Sport

6.3
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Lex Luger, The Undertaker and The Steiner Brothers vs. Yokozuna, Ludvig Borga, Crush and Quebecer Jacques, Marty Jannetty, The 1-2-3 Kid, Razor Ramon and Randy Savage vs. Irwin R. Schyster,... See full summary »

Stars: Larry Pfohl, Mark Calaway, Scott Steiner, Rick Steiner

Votes: 217

35. The Saimaa Gesture (1981)

128 min | Documentary, Music

7.2
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A documentary of three Finnish bands on tour around lake Saimaa. Bands on boat are Hassisen Kone, Eppu Normaali and Juice Leskinen Slam.

Directors: Aki Kaurismäki, Mika Kaurismäki | Stars: Juice Leskinen Slam, Eppu Normaali, Hassisen Kone, Juice Leskinen

Votes: 459

36. Eight Deadly Shots (1972– )

316 min | Drama

8.2
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Small-farmer Pasi shoots four policemen who have come to arrest him for raged drunkenness. The movie is a flashback examining the events that finally lead to the tragic shooting. As time ... See full summary »

Stars: Tarja-Tuulikki Tarsala, Mikko Niskanen, Paavo Pentikäinen, Tauno Paananen

Votes: 721

37. The Romanov Stones (1993)

94 min | Action, Thriller

4.7
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Patrick and Tony are hired by the wealthy gambler to steal the priceless Romanov stones, Russian jewels. They do it, but almost lose their lives when he double-crosses them. They turn around and get revenge.

Director: Aleksi Mäkelä | Stars: Samuli Edelmann, Santeri Kinnunen, Stig Fransman, Kari-Pekka Toivonen

Votes: 566

38. Deadweight (2016)

90 min | Drama

5.5
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A sea captain leads an international crew and has to face moral questions after a disturbing accident.

Director: Axel Koenzen | Stars: Tommi Korpela, Ema Vetean, Archie Alemania, Manuelito Acido

Votes: 105

39. Sel8nne (2013)

110 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport

7.2
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Unlimited skating speed. Unbelievable scoring skill. Can he even do something else besides skate fast? I had this sick hunger to prove it to ... See full synopsis »

Director: Jukka-Pekka Siili | Stars: Teemu Selänne, Don Baizley, Bruce Boudreau, Brian Burke

Votes: 1,278

40. Paradise America (1990)

120 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

5.3
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Two small-time crooks take off to Florida to escape unpaid taxes and failure.

Director: Lauri Törhönen | Stars: Kari Sorvali, Mari Rantasila, Jari Järvimaa, Åke Lindman

Votes: 212

41. Akseli and Elina (1970)

137 min | Drama, History, War

6.9
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Director: Edvin Laine | Stars: Aarno Sulkanen, Ulla Eklund, Risto Taulo, Anja Pohjola

Votes: 394

42. Screaming Men (2003)

Not Rated | 76 min | Documentary, Comedy, Music

6.8
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A documentary film about the Finnish screaming male choir.

Director: Mika Ronkainen | Stars: Petri Sirviö, Markku Alatalo, Antti Annunen, Esko Hiltunen

Votes: 193

43. The River (2001)

104 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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Episodic study of feelings where six stories intertwine over one Saturday in a small town. Two boys save a young woman, Anni, and her baby from suicide by drowning. Esa, a down-on-his-luck ... See full summary »

Director: Jarmo Lampela | Stars: Sanna Hietala, Antti Ikkala, Jyri Ojansivu, Antti Mikkola

Votes: 792

44. The Glory and Misery of Human Life (1988)

96 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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Two young lovers, Anna and Martti, are split apart but are reunited many years later when their lives have changed considerably. Anna is a war widow; Martti a writer, is married, and has ... See full summary »

Director: Matti Kassila | Stars: Lasse Pöysti, Liisamaija Laaksonen, Tuula Nyman, Antti Litja

Votes: 74

45. Eastern Memories (2018)

86 min | Documentary

7.3
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A journey through Mongolia, Japan, China and South Korea, narrated by the journals of Finnish linguist, diplomat and journeyman G.J. Ramstedt (1873-1950).

Directors: Martti Kaartinen, Niklas Kullström | Stars: Frank Skog, Michael O'Flaherty

Votes: 43

46. Ina <3 Suomi (2019)

60 min | Documentary

4.8
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Stars: Ina Mikkola, Li Andersson, Tiina Elovaara, Antti Häkkänen

Votes: 6

47. Jon (1983)

127 min | Drama

6.7
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Director: Jaakko Pyhälä | Stars: Kari Väänänen, Vesa-Matti Loiri, Pia Tellefsen, Nils Utsi

Votes: 64

48. Sinivalkoinen valhe (2012)

119 min | Documentary, Sport

7.3
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Investigative documentary probing the background of the Finnish doping scandal of Lahti 2001 FIS Nordic world ski championship and the sports culture that enabled it.

Director: Arto Halonen | Stars: Arto Halonen, Paavo M. Petäjä, Leila Ketola, Suvi Lindén

Votes: 414

49. Angel of the North (2017)

91 min | Documentary

6.1
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Angel of the North is a journey through Finland during which we meet different people who all have a close relationship to the beloved painting Wounded Angel by Hugo Simberg.

Director: Jean-Michel Roux | Stars: Wimme Saari, Sirpa Keskitalo, Timo Tuominen, Meri Laurikkala

Votes: 21

50. Morena (1986)

65 min | Drama, Music, Romance

5.5
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Redboard leaves Finland to spend time in Berlin wandering in and out of bars. He meets up with a beautiful Italian waitress, who spends one night with him but is then dismissed.

Director: Anssi Mänttäri | Stars: Anssi Mänttäri, Caroline Krüger, Claes Andersson, Dan van Husen

Votes: 24



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