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Cast

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Tom Brackett
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Natasha (Honey Baby)
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Karl / Hades
Kari Väänänen ...
The Great Enrico
Elena Gorbunova ...
Anna (as Yelena Gorbunova)
Katerina Golanova ...
Olga
Aleksandrs Radzevics ...
Bello
Bela B. ...
Martin (Tom's agent) (as Bela B. Felsenheimer)
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Ulrich
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Waiter
Maria Kaurismäki ...
Nurse
Bridge Markland ...
Hades woman
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A road movie based on the Greek story of Orpheus and Eurydice...

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25 February 2005 (Finland)  »

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€2,500,000 (estimated)
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The scene in the beginning with the bee and the mirror was shot in only one take, claims the director. See more »

Connections

Featured in Mika Kaurismäki, elokuvaohjaaja (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

Going Down To The Underworld
Written by Nikki Sudden
Performed by Nikki Sudden
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A very thrilling story.
23 June 2004 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

I really enjoyed it. Even if it was basically a simple love story, it was somehow different, a film to think about. I'm normally not a big fan of road movies, but this one somehow got me under its spell. The scenery was very special, I felt that the film was shot in real locations, in places that I haven't seen before.

The film had many surrealistic elements, and sometimes it wasn't clear for me, how the story would develop, but I suppose it was meant to be so and it made me more curious, how it would go on. The main characters were somewhat indifferent in the beginning, but I got to like them in the course of the story. It was romantic but not cheesy. I guess it made an impact on me, otherwise I wouldn't probably be commenting on it.

And, I almost forgot, the soundtrack is great!


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