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FC Venus is a romantic comedy about men, women and soccer.

Director:

Joona Tena

Writers:

Jan Berger (dramaturge), Outi Keskevaari (screenplay) | 5 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Minna Haapkylä ... Anna
Petteri Summanen Petteri Summanen ... Pete
Laura Malmivaara ... Carita
Taneli Mäkelä Taneli Mäkelä ... Lauri Rautakoski
Lotta Lehtikari Lotta Lehtikari ... Marjaana 'Mara'
Miia Nuutila Miia Nuutila ... Katariina
Noora Peltokukka Noora Peltokukka ... Sari
Hannu-Pekka Björkman Hannu-Pekka Björkman ... Simo
Jukka Rasila Jukka Rasila ... Ville
Puntti Valtonen Puntti Valtonen ... Risto
Janne Virtanen Janne Virtanen ... Sebastian
Jerry Wahlforss Jerry Wahlforss ... Markus
Diana Anttila Diana Anttila ... Jonna
Elina Hagelin Elina Hagelin ... Kirsi
Eija Mikkonen-Budsko Eija Mikkonen-Budsko ... Leena
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FC Venus is a romantic comedy about men, women and soccer.

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Taglines:

Men's Game. Her Rules.

Genres:

Comedy | Romance | Sport

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Trivia

Mikko Nousiainen was originally cast in the role of Ville, but as he went to knee operation before the filming started and the recovery took longer than expected he couldn't take part in filming and thus the role was given to Jukka Rasila. See more »

Goofs

At the wedding the bride gets a bowl of red drink all over her. In the next shot her dress is white again. In all later shots her dress has a noticeable stain. See more »

Connections

Features Rollo and the Woods Sprite (2001) See more »

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Das Deutschlandlied
Composed by Joseph Haydn
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Women are from FC Venus but men are not from FC Mars...
29 March 2007 | by gest1969See all my reviews

Disclaimer first: there is no way I will refer to football with the S-word. With this out of the way, I will say that this was a sweet and nice little comedy, with some really, really, REALLY funny scenes and lines, that manages to make a few interesting points about men, women and relationships. Actually, the only parts of the movie that require suspension of disbelief are those related to football, but it s a comedy, not a documentary, and the rest is straight, honest fun. I don't understand why our Finnish friends are so hard on it. Watch this movie with your girlfriend, preferably in the summer just before the World Cup, and, apart from a pleasant evening, you may find in the coming days, that the fight for the remote wont be that intense. For the first couple of games. At least. Maybe.


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Official Sites:

Offical site [Finland]

Country:

Finland

Language:

Finnish

Release Date:

30 December 2005 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

FC Venus - Fußball ist Frauensache See more »

Filming Locations:

Espoo, Finland See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

EUR1,656,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,163,957
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Talent House See more »
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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.85 : 1
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