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Once Upon a Time in the North (2012)

Härmä (original title)
On the West Coast on Finland in nineteenth-century Ostrobothnia. Esko is the leader of a local gang of troublemakers and an uneven battle ensues over the estate, honor a father's last wishes.

Director:

Jukka-Pekka Siili (as JP Siili)

Writer:

Jukka-Pekka Siili (as JP Siili)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lauri Tilkanen ... Matti Välitalo
Mikko Leppilampi ... Esko Välitalo
Pamela Tola ... Aino Kantola
Aku Hirviniemi Aku Hirviniemi ... Kalle
Eero Milonoff ... Häjy Koskela
Esko Salminen ... Antti Välitalo
Lena Meriläinen Lena Meriläinen ... Maria Välitalo
Taneli Mäkelä Taneli Mäkelä ... Sakari Kantola
Olavi Uusivirta Olavi Uusivirta ... Häjy Lehto
Pirkka-Pekka Petelius ... Notaari Kustaa
Kari Hietalahti ... Vallesmanni
Ali Ahovaara Ali Ahovaara ... Häjy Valtteri
Teemu Kettula Teemu Kettula ... Häjy Vanhala
Toni Ikola Toni Ikola ... Häjy Hietanen
Pia Latomäki Pia Latomäki ... Sylvi Kantola
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On the West Coast on Finland in nineteenth-century Ostrobothnia. Esko is the leader of a local gang of troublemakers and an uneven battle ensues over the estate, honor a father's last wishes.

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Genres:

Drama | History

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Good, engaging.
5 June 2020 | by vikas5544See all my reviews

Saw it on Yle today. Good film, entertaining, good acting, period feel, very well shot, emotionally engaging. (Wife's only complaint was that girl's hair was untied throughout the film which was odd.)


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Official Sites:

Official site [Finland]

Country:

Finland

Language:

Finnish

Release Date:

17 February 2012 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Egyszer régen, Északon See more »

Filming Locations:

Laihia, Finland See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

EUR1,670,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,721,942
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Yellow Film & TV See more »
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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