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One-Way Ticket to Mombasa (2002)

Menolippu Mombasaan (original title)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Antti Tarvainen ...
Pete
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Jusa
Johanna Rönnlöf ...
Kata
Timo Päiväsalo ...
Father
Liisa Halonen ...
Mother
Anu Hämäläinen ...
Rosebud
Harri Kettumäki ...
Uncle
Micko Hell ...
Vocalist
Timo Hankola ...
Rythm guitarist
Pekka Pyrhönen ...
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Seppo Nummela ...
Guitar player at the end
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Bass player of Cover Boys
Juha Koistinen ...
Guitar player
Heikki Paasonen ...
Trummer
Tarja Saikkonen ...
Sini
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6 September 2002 (Finland)  »

Also Known As:

Bilet do Mombasy  »

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€1,280,000 (estimated)
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R-A-K-A-S
Written by Jukka Kuoppamäki
Lyrics by Chrisse Johansson
Arranged by Olli Heikkilä
Performed by Tapani Kansa
Warner/Chappell Finland, Scandia 1976
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So close to be a classic finnish movie!!
19 October 2002 | by (Tornio, Finland) – See all my reviews

Menolippu Mombasaan is good movie no doubt about it!But the sad thing is that it's only couple of steps from being truly mangnificent

The flaws

1.The script is too naive.But it's also funny and emotional! 2.The fact that the two main characters has a cancer is too much in the backround!!

But what is great

1.The cinematography!Especially in the end when three main characters are on the beach!That's great! 2.The fact that characters talks like REAL people would! 3.The humor is great!!

I recommend this movie!Don't underestimate Finnish cinema!It has became better and better so please support it!






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