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Minä ja Morrison (2001)

A young drifting woman finds love that is not what it first seems.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Milla
... Aki Tuominen
Roope Karisto ... Joonas
... Sophie
... Jan
Titta Jokinen ... Millan äiti
... Askildsen
Irina Pulkka ... Matkatoimistovirkailija
Maija-Liisa Marton ... Kerttu, Akin äiti (as Maija-Liisa Márton)
Kirsti Kuosmanen ... Kylpylän hotellivirkailija (scenes deleted)
Janne Suutarinen ... 1. roisto Akin huvilalla
Jukka-Pekka Palonen ... 2. roisto Akin huvilalla
Jari Lampio ... Nyberg, Askildsenin apuri
Lauri Nurkse ... Millaa pomottava copy mainostoimistossa
Petri Mäkipää ... Rikas huvilanomistaja
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A young drifting woman finds love that is not what it first seems.

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4 January 2002 (Finland)  »

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Second part of 'Levottomat'-trilogy by the producer Markus Selin. First was Levottomat (2000). These films are connected by theme, not by story. See more »

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References Dirty Harry (1971) See more »

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Miten pelko lähtee
Performed by Jore Marjaranta
Written by Jore Marjaranta (as J. Marjaranta) / Ako Kiiski (as A. Kiiski)
Lyrics by Jore Marjaranta (as J. Marjaranta)
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Finland - The land of poor productions
1 December 2007 | by See all my reviews

The screenplay of this movie was based on a novel by Kata Kärkkäinen, former Playboy model who was accepted to the Finnish Mensa society last year (2006). This would mean that Kata's IQ must be at least 131. I've never read the novel but I watched the film from the television, and must say that it was a terrible, torturing way to spend 100 or so minutes (with commercials) of my life. Perhaps there's something wrong with the screenplay or directing, but Kata's high IQ doesn't show in this movie.

At the turn of the century there was a national hype about the new golden era in the Finnish movie-making. I strongly feel that the promise was not delivered. Actually, anything they made back in 20th century is far better than Minä ja Morrison.

Finland isn't much more melancholic compared to Sweden, but as a Finn I must admit that the level of quality in film production is much better in Sweden, although lately I've seen evidence of their descent as well. After all chance of having another Ingmar Bergman is low. Which is sad.


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