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Colorado Avenue (2007)

In the early 1900s, emigrant Hanna returns from Colorado to Finland. In America she was known as Dollar-Hanna, but in Finland she has to endure the Civil War and live through the prohibition. Hanna's independent spirit will guide her.

Director:

Claes Olsson

Writers:

Erik Norberg (screenplay), Lars Sund (novels)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Birthe Wingren Birthe Wingren ... Dollar-Hanna
Nicke Lignell Nicke Lignell ... Johannes Smeds
Peter Kanerva ... Otto
Ylva Ekblad Ylva Ekblad ... Mor Östman
Irina Björklund ... Anna Boström
André Wickström André Wickström ... Erik Smeds (as André Wikström)
Pekka Strang ... Dåhli-Johan
Joanna Wingren Joanna Wingren ... Ida
Jonte Wingren Jonte Wingren ... Länsman Jansen
Tyra Wingren Tyra Wingren ... Lilla Margareta
Peter Snickars Peter Snickars ... Länsdetektiv Hoxell
Guy Rosenholm Guy Rosenholm ... Gustav
Håkan Omars Håkan Omars ... Läkare Öist
Göran Forsmark ... Major Damberg
Johan Fagerudd Johan Fagerudd ... Vidar Boström
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In the early 1900s, emigrant Hanna returns from Colorado to Finland. In America she was known as Dollar-Hanna, but in Finland she has to endure the Civil War and live through the prohibition. Hanna's independent spirit will guide her.

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Drama

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Official Sites:

Official site [Finland]

Country:

Finland | Sweden

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

7 September 2007 (Finland) See more »

Filming Locations:

Helsinki, Finland See more »

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Budget:

€2,800,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The fictional village of Siklax in the Finnish Southern Ostrobothnia is set in the real town and municipality of Nykarleby (Finnish: Uusikaarlepyy). Siklax consists of 17 different locations around Nykarleby. See more »

Alternate Versions

Extended three-part television mini-series was also shown in Finnish Yle Fem channel, with each episode running roughly an hour. The episodes and original air dates:
  • Episode 1: "Hanna" (April 8, 2009) (Begins from Ostrobothnia in 1887)
  • Episode 2: "Otto" (April 15, 2009) (Begins from Siklax in 1918)
  • Episode 3: "Ida och Gustav" (April 22, 2009) (Begins from Vaasa in 1928)
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