"Ehdottomasti suomalaisia elokuvia"

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1. Juurakon Hulda (1937)

82 min | Comedy, Romance

Poor but ambitious country girl Hulda arrives in the country's capital and gets a job as a maid for a bachelor Member of Parliament, Judge Soratie. She works hard, never loses her common ... See full summary »

Director: Valentin Vaala | Stars: Irma Seikkula, Tauno Palo, Topo Leistelä, Hugo Hytönen

Votes: 145

3. Calamari Union (1985)

Not Rated | 81 min | Comedy

An exodus to a better life in Eira

Director: Aki Kaurismäki | Stars: Timo Eränkö, Kari Heiskanen, Asmo Hurula, Sakke Järvenpää

Votes: 2,849

6. Eight Deadly Shots (1972– )

316 min | Drama

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: 715

10. The Home of Dark Butterflies (2008)

108 min | Drama

Juhani, 14 years old and tormented by a childhood trauma, has changed several foster parents from the age of eight. He is taken to an island, where there is a boys' home, run by a strict ... See full summary »

Director: Dome Karukoski | Stars: Niilo Syväoja, Tommi Korpela, Kristiina Halttu, Kati Outinen

Votes: 2,246

11. The Green Widow (1968)

76 min | Drama, Romance

While under the watchful eye of a peeping tom, in the surrounding forest of Tapiola, It is where peeping toms and adulterers go, and along them Helinä.

Director: Jaakko Pakkasvirta | Stars: Eija Pokkinen, Risto Aaltonen, Matti Siitonen, Mai-Brit Heljo

Votes: 106

12. The Howling Miller (1982)

95 min | Comedy, Drama

Miller Gunnar Huttunen falls so heavily in love that he starts to howl.

Director: Jaakko Pakkasvirta | Stars: Vesa-Matti Loiri, Eija Ahvo, Yrjö Järvinen, Harri Tirkkonen

Votes: 261

13. Tom of Finland (2017)

Not Rated | 117 min | Biography, Drama

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: 4,578 | Gross: $0.38M

14. Helsinki, Forever (2008)

74 min | Documentary, History

History and the spirit of XXth century Helsinki through the cinema, documentary footage, architecture, art and politics.

Director: Peter von Bagh | Stars: Siiri Angerkoski, Ritva Arvelo, Susanna Haavisto, Ansa Ikonen

Votes: 200

15. Ihmiset suviyössä (1948)

66 min | Drama

A visual poem based on a story by Nobel laureate F.E. Sillanpää. The fates of various characters become interlaced over a long and light-filled summer night in the Finnish countryside. ... See full summary »

Director: Valentin Vaala | Stars: Eila Pehkonen, Martti Katajisto, Emma Väänänen, Eero Roine

Votes: 149

16. The Year of the Hare (1977)

129 min | Comedy, Drama

Young advertising executive Vatanen suddenly quits his job and his whole life in Helsinki, and decides to spend a while in the Finnish wilderness. A wounded hare hit by a car becomes his ... See full summary »

Director: Risto Jarva | Stars: Antti Litja, Kauko Helovirta, Markku Huhtamo, Paavo Hukkinen

Votes: 1,121

17. Not by Bread Alone (1967)

90 min | Drama

Leftist welder and right wing clerk get married. Soon enough they find themselves covered with finacial and emotional problems.

Director: Risto Jarva | Stars: Elina Salo, Paul Osipow, Titta Karakorpi, Pentti Irjala

Votes: 164

18. Inspector Palmu's Error (1960)

109 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

A closed room mystery begins when an infamous tycoon is found dead in his bath tub. The famous police lieutenant Palmu is summoned to investigate.

Director: Matti Kassila | Stars: Joel Rinne, Elina Pohjanpää, Matti Ranin, Leo Riuttu

Votes: 1,652

19. The Way You Wanted Me (1944)

102 min | Drama

A girl who moves to the city after her fiancé lacks the courage to face his father ,who is against their relationship. In the city the girls winds up being abused by men, giving birth to a child and supporting herself on prostitution.

Director: Teuvo Tulio | Stars: Marie-Louise Fock, Ture Ara, Kunto Karapää, Lauri Korpela

Votes: 201

20. Linnaisten vihreä kamari (1945)

91 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

A nobleman in 1830's Finland has to contend with stuck-up relatives, his daughters' suitors, dark secrets from his family's past, mistaken identities and a haunted wing of his mansion.

Director: Valentin Vaala | Stars: Rauli Tuomi, Regina Linnanheimo, Kaija Rahola, Paavo Jännes

Votes: 122

21. A Man from This Star (1958)

97 min | Drama

Office clerk Eero Koskinen prefers to spend his nights drinking and reminiscing the war with his friends, instead of taking care of his wife and two children. A two-week drinking spree gets... See full summary »

Director: Jack Witikka | Stars: Kaarlo Halttunen, Tea Ista, Tauno Palo, Kullervo Kalske

Votes: 89

22. On the Road to Emmaus (2001)

80 min | Musical, Comedy

A cynical city dweller returns to his hometown to sell his family home, but becomes unexpectedly nostalgic.

Director: Markku Pölönen | Stars: Puntti Valtonen, Peter Franzén, Lotta Lehtikari, Katariina Kaitue

Votes: 464

23. Ariel (1988)

Not Rated | 72 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

A Finnish man goes to the city to find a job after the mine where he worked is closed and his father commits suicide.

Director: Aki Kaurismäki | Stars: Turo Pajala, Susanna Haavisto, Matti Pellonpää, Eetu Hilkamo

Votes: 5,455

25. This Summer at 5 (1963)

75 min | Drama, Romance

A summer romance remembered.

Director: Erkko Kivikoski | Stars: Martti Koski, Tuula Elomaa, Carita Gren, Else Malmberg

Votes: 99

26. Scarlet Week (1954)

70 min | Drama, Romance

A Bergmanesque triangle drama. After a weekend of dancing and camping on a recreation island near the city, a young factory worker decides to stay and cut work for a day. Walking around the... See full summary »

Director: Matti Kassila | Stars: Gunvor Sandkvist, Matti Oravisto, Toivo Mäkelä, Paavo Hukkinen

Votes: 168

27. Bad Luck Love (2000)

94 min | Crime, Drama

A murderer tries to leave his criminal past in East Helsinki and make a new life for his family

Director: Olli Saarela | Stars: Jorma Tommila, Tommi Eronen, Maria Järvenhelmi, Elmeri Karlsson

Votes: 1,301

28. The Boys (1962)

106 min | Comedy, Drama, War

A group of mischievous Finnish boys experience the ups and downs of life during World War 2.

Director: Mikko Niskanen | Stars: Pentti Tarkiainen, Vesa-Matti Loiri, Uti Saurio, Hannu Vironmäki

Votes: 785

30. The Harvest Month (1956)

94 min | Drama

Viktor Sundvall is a guard of a little channel in the Finnish countryside. He is an unsuccessful playwright who is frustrated with his marriage and his life and therefore he has became an ... See full summary »

Director: Matti Kassila | Stars: Toivo Mäkelä, Emma Väänänen, Rauni Luoma, Aino-Maija Tikkanen

Votes: 227

31. The Liar (1981)

53 min | Comedy, Drama

Talkative, hyperactive young drifter Ville Alfa goes around Helsinki, basically trying to borrow money from friends and strangers by means of an incessant delivery of quirky and snappy quasi-intellectual lines and fabricated excuses.

Director: Mika Kaurismäki | Stars: Aki Kaurismäki, Pirkko Hämäläinen, Juuso Hirvikangas, Lars Lindberg

Votes: 491

32. The Christmas Party (1996)

84 min | Comedy

Mike is getting out of prison after serving four years for a bank robbery. Bona is arranging the party of all parties for him: a Christmas party.

Director: Jari Halonen | Stars: Jorma Tommila, Antti Reini, Rauno Juvonen, Oiva Lohtander

Votes: 384

33. Sinivalkoinen valhe (2012)

119 min | Documentary, Sport

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: 413

34. The Unknown Soldier (1955)

177 min | Drama, War

Finnish Continuation War rages and a platoon of soldiers is forced to face the horrors of the forefront. Based on Väinö Linna's book of the same name.

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

Votes: 6,678

37. Summer Rebellion (1970)

81 min | Comedy, Drama

Young photography model Susanna and her alienated teenage brother Veli spend the summer of 1969 travelling around Finland, mostly with another girl and her boyfriend. Sporting the latest ... See full summary »

Director: Jaakko Pakkasvirta | Stars: Titta Karakorpi, Hannu Oravisto, Veikko Honkanen, Petra Frey

Votes: 96

38. Ratkaisun päivät (1956)

95 min | Drama, War

Ansa I. and Tauno Palo (leading man) were, you could say, a legendary filmstar couple in Finland since late thirtieth. You may even say that they in some extent kept up the morale of the ... See full summary »

Director: Hannu Leminen | Stars: Tauno Palo, Ansa Ikonen, Jussi Jurkka, Maija Karhi

Votes: 37

39. The Winter War (1989)

199 min | Drama, History, War

In 1939, two Finnish brothers are conscripted in the army to fight in the war between Finland and the Soviet Union.

Director: Pekka Parikka | Stars: Taneli Mäkelä, Vesa Vierikko, Timo Torikka, Heikki Paavilainen

Votes: 7,277

40. Evakko (1956)

100 min | Drama, History, War

Fast-paced war drama about a village in Karelia, Finland and its people the summer before Winter War and in the beginning of the Winter War in November, 1939.

Director: Ville Salminen | Stars: Santeri Karilo, Linda Lampinen, Aino-Maija Tikkanen, Eila-Kaarina Roine

Votes: 57

41. Sairaan kaunis maailma (1997)

96 min | Drama

Two teenagers from Helsinki are sent on a mission by their drug dealer.

Director: Jarmo Lampela | Stars: Joonas Bragge, Arttu Kapulainen, Pihla Penttinen, Ilkka Koivula

Votes: 793

42. Concrete Night (2013)

Unrated | 96 min | Drama

A fourteen-year-old boy in a stifling Helsinki slum takes some unwise life lessons from his soon-to-be-incarcerated older brother.

Director: Pirjo Honkasalo | Stars: Johannes Brotherus, Jari Virman, Anneli Karppinen, Juhan Ulfsak

Votes: 975

43. Little Red Riding Hood (1968)

79 min | Drama

Teenage Anja runs away from her reform school with her friend Tarja. Anja starts dating Hannu and finds herself a job, but one day she doesn't show up but goes to see a middle-aged airline ... See full summary »

Director: Timo Bergholm | Stars: Kristiina Halkola, Petra Frey, Hannu Kahakorpi, Lasse Pöysti

Votes: 110

44. The Prodigal Son (1992)

97 min | Drama, Thriller

Esa is a small time crook who has been precisely released from prison. He starts to make money by mugging people. One day psychiatrist Lindström rings Esa's doorbell. He has a very strange ... See full summary »

Director: Veikko Aaltonen | Stars: Hannu Kivioja, Esko Salminen, Leea Klemola, Markku Peltola

Votes: 309

45. The White Dwarf (1986)

90 min | Drama

The story of one man's struggle after he gets caught in a nuclear fallout and gets sick with leukemia.

Director: Timo Humaloja | Stars: Kari Heiskanen, Lilga Kovanko, Jaana Raski, Esko Salminen

Votes: 44

46. Pohjan tähteet (1969)

87 min | Comedy

Triangle comedy about a movie crew shooting a no-budget artsy film. Director Pohja is a clumsy beginner, cinematographer Törrönen an old pro, and the leading actors Igor and Merju first ... See full summary »

Director: Ere Kokkonen | Stars: Vesa-Matti Loiri, Simo Salminen, Arja Saijonmaa, Ville-Veikko Salminen

Votes: 287

47. Sheep Eaters (1972)

96 min | Comedy, Drama

Valtteri and Sepe, two ordinary white-collar guys from southern Finland drive up north to implement a plan they've been hatching for months. Because they simply love the taste of lamb, ... See full summary »

Director: Seppo Huunonen | Stars: Leo Lastumäki, Heikki Kinnunen, Pentti Auer, Elina Hoffrén

Votes: 324

48. Shadows in Paradise (1986)

Not Rated | 74 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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: 4,265