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Director:
Writers:
Rudi Airisto (written by) &
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Release Date:
1 October 2005 (Finland) See more »
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Plot:
The future looks bleak for Captain Pirk. Originally from the far future, he traveled back to save the world... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Antti Satama ... Commander Info
Tiina Routamaa ... Lieutenant Swagger
Samuli Torssonen ... Emperor Pirk

Timo Vuorensola ... Commander Dwarf
Karoliina Blackburn ... P-Fleet Science Officer
Seppo Honkanen ... P-Fleet Scientist
Sonja Sjöblom ... Girl at Burger Joint
Santeri Humina ... Her Boyfriend
Ville Vuorensola ... Gangbanger
Rudi Airisto ... Jeff Cochbrane
Niklas Vainio ... Talok
Esa Jaatinen ... Guard at Research Facility
Pasi Rantala ... Vladimir
Sami Vaittinen ... Anatoli
Janos Honkonen ... Sergei Fukov / Festerbester
Eeva Malmberg ... Aide to Pirk
Kari Väänänen ... President Uljanov
Antti Hukkanen ... Propaganda Film Narrator / Voice of Flush / Carlo's Sex Line (voice)
Petri Henttinen ... Lieutenant Fubar
Timo Pekurinen ... Lieutenant Twinklemagnet
Teemu Savolainen ... Lieutenant Makarov
Mirka Lammi ... Captain Hayday
Marko Eskola ... Helpful Captain
Atte Joutsen ... Captain Joni K. Sherrypie
Niko Liikanen ... Ambassador Flush
Jari Ahola ... Security Chief Mikhail Garybrandy
Satu Heliö ... Commander Susannah Ivanovitsa
Jukka Korhonen ... B-13 Bridge Officer
Minna Lanz ... B-13 Bridge Officer
Hannu T. Tiberius Pajunen ... Scottish Engineer
Jarkko Paloviita ... Ensign Newbie
Petri Lehtinen ... P-Fleet Party Animal
Jani Argillander ... P-Fleet Soldier at B-13 C&C
Erno Ristola ... B-13 Security Team Lieutenant
Antti Haapalainen ... Captain Giddyup
Panu Kinnari ... Psi-Corps Officer
Petri Vaittinen ... Light Ball Loader
Otto Lanz ... Gunner on the Excavator
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Turo Oraste ... Adjutant Igor

Mike Pohjola ... P-Fleet Captain
Jarmo Puskala ... P-Fleet Recruit
Mikko Rautalahti ... P-fleet soldier
Tapani Siirtola ... B-13 Combatant
Janne Torssonen ... P-Fleet Recruit

Directed by
Timo Vuorensola 
 
Writing credits
Rudi Airisto (written by) &
Samuli Torssonen (written by) &
Jarmo Puskala (written by)

Samuli Torssonen  creator

Produced by
Atte Joutsen .... assistant producer
Samuli Torssonen .... producer
 
Original Music by
Tapani Siirtola 
 
Cinematography by
Sami Aho-Mantila (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Atte Joutsen 
Samuli Torssonen 
 
Makeup Department
Saara Mäkiniemi .... makeup artist
Terhi Vuorela .... head makeup artist
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Atte Joutsen .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Esa Jaatinen .... sound designer
Esa Jaatinen .... sound editor: 5.1
Esa Jaatinen .... sound engineer
Atte Joutsen .... foley artist
Atte Joutsen .... sound designer
Erik Lyden .... assistant sound designer
Ari Pulkkinen .... assistant sound designer
Saija Raskulla .... sound designer
Saija Raskulla .... sound mixer
Samuli Torssonen .... sound designer
Samuli Torssonen .... sound editor: 5.1
Timo Vuorensola .... foley artist
Timo Vuorensola .... sound designer
 
Special Effects by
Eemu Bertling .... pyrotechnics
Kai Gylling .... pyrotechnics
Markus Vuori .... pyrotechnics
 
Visual Effects by
Tony Anderssen .... 3D modeler
Matthew W. Christou .... 3D modeler
Craig A. Clark .... 3D modeler
Kier Darby .... 3D modeler
H. Gibbens .... 3D modeler
Nadab Goksu .... 3D modeler
Eki Halkka .... 3D modeler
Eki Halkka .... visual effects artist (as Erkki Halkka)
Atte Joutsen .... digital artist
Mark Kane .... 3D modeler
Karri Koivusalo .... 3D modeler
Nick Lee .... 3D modeler
Jani Lindblad .... 3D modeler
Santtu Luopajärvi .... 3D modeler
Mikko Monto .... 3D modeler
Mikko Monto .... visual effects artist
Eric Peterson .... 3D modeler
Jarmo Puskala .... digital artist
Jeffrey C. Richard .... 3D modeler
Peter Savin .... 3D modeler
Ralph Schoberth .... 3D modeler
Dean A. Scott .... 3D modeler
Olli Taanila .... 3D modeler
Matthew Tarling .... 3D modeler
Samuli Torssonen .... 3D animator
Samuli Torssonen .... 3D modeler
Samuli Torssonen .... compositor
Samuli Torssonen .... visual effects supervisor
Paul Trenkler .... 3D modeler
Sami Vaittinen .... visual effects artist
Timo Vuorensola .... digital artist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Timo Halén .... lighting
Susan Ketonen .... lighting
Petri Latva-Rasku .... still photographer
Juha Rautio .... camera operator
Juha Rautio .... lighting
Joonas Selin .... camera operator
Sami Vaittinen .... camera operator
Ilmo Yläoutinen .... camera operator
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Satu Luonnotar Tarsaranta .... costumes (as Satu Niemi)
Leena Valli .... costumes
 
Music Department
Hannu Kumpula .... incidental music
Lauri Lepokorpi .... incidental music
Tapani Siirtola .... music editor: 5.1
Tapani Siirtola .... music mixer
 
Other crew
Thorbjörn Fritzon .... assistant translator: Swedish
Eki Halkka .... consultant: Lightwave 3D (as Erkki Halkka)
Herkko Hietanen .... legal counsel
Janos Honkonen .... script consultant
Antti Hukkanen .... consultant
Antti Hukkanen .... translator: English
Kalle Kaivola .... script consultant
Johanna Koljonen .... translation: Swedish
Pia Niemi .... assistant translator: Swedish
Anneli Paloviita .... catering
Hella Paloviita .... catering
Timo Pekurinen .... assistant translator: English
Timo Pekurinen .... script consultant
Mike Pohjola .... script consultant
Jarmo Puskala .... dvd menus
Jarmo Puskala .... web site designer
Toni Pykäläniemi .... consultant
Mikko Rautalahti .... script consultant
Mape Ritvola .... dvd cover design
Laura Vaasjoki .... script consultant
Timo Vuorensola .... publicist
Pekka Wallendahl .... script consultant
 

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Runtime:
103 min
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Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Certification:
Finland:K-18 (original rating) (self-applied) | Finland:K-11 (re-rating) | UK:15

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Trivia:
Computers used in "Russian Nuclear Plant" are Commodore 64.See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: In the opening scene, when Captain Pirk shakes the toilet paper off of his boot, the tape used to affix the toilet paper to the boot remains visible on the boot heel.See more »
Quotes:
[subtitled version]
Kapteeni Joni K. Sherrypie:Where's Kefir now?
Chief of Security Mikhail Garybrandy:In the morning, I sent a patrol out. This is all they found.
[holds up a crystal shard]
Kapteeni Joni K. Sherrypie:Aliens have crystallized Kefir!
Chief of Security Mikhail Garybrandy:Jonny, this is a data crystal. From Kefir's flight recorder.
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110 out of 128 people found the following review useful.
Excellent!!, 21 August 2005
Author: Luonnotar from Finland

No spoilers here :) A very funny and multi-layer film for the fan of science fiction. Nothing like this has ever been made in Finland, and this is bound to put Finland on the sci-fi -map.

Some of the humor is very Finnish, a lot universal :) The structure of the film is nicely thought through and executed, with an ending that left me wondering if there is to be a sequel :) Considering that the actors excluding two or three if I am correct, were all amateurs, friends and volunteer fans, the movie was very skilfully over-acted and cast to the best possible Star Wreck -style. The actors were all charming and sure to win you over. To be noted that this is the 6th Star Wreck film made.

The effects are excellent, the war scenes actually do work in spite of the comedy nature which is never made cliché or a boring repetition, a pitfall of many parodies. Two thumbs-up for the music as well.

Hard to believe that this wasn't made by professionals.

All in all, a well-made full-length feature film.

Must-see for all sci-fi fans!

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