1 user
Translation of what's said in the trailer... Unlimited skating speed. Unbelievable scoring skill. Can he even do something else besides skate fast? I had this sick hunger to prove it to ... See full synopsis »


Jukka-Pekka Siili (as JP Siili)


Jukka-Pekka Siili (as JP Siili)


Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

This documentary tells the story of Jani, a 19-year-old drug addict living on social welfare among with his friends. Tired of his life in a remote city in Rovaniemi, he decides to travel by... See full summary »

Director: Joonas Neuvonen
Stars: Jani Raappana
Kovasikajuttu (2012)
Documentary | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A Finnish punk-rock band formed by four mentally disabled guys.

Directors: Jukka Kärkkäinen, Jani-Petteri Passi
Stars: Pertti Kurikka, Kari Aalto, Sami Helle
The Grump (2014)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The Grump is a man from the past. A man who knows that everything used to be so much better in the old days. Pretty much everything that's been done after 1953 has always managed to ruin ... See full summary »

Director: Dome Karukoski
Stars: Antti Litja, Petra Frey, Mari Perankoski
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A comedy about Janne, a man from Lapland in Northern Finland, a man who has made a career out of living on welfare. Inari, his girlfriend, is tired of Janne's incapability of getting a grip... See full summary »

Director: Dome Karukoski
Stars: Pamela Tola, Jussi Vatanen, Jasper Pääkkönen
Raid (2003)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A hard-nosed hit man Raid returns to Finland and is unofficially asked to investigate the arson case involving his old flame Tarja.

Director: Tapio Piirainen
Stars: Kai Lehtinen, Oiva Lohtander, Mari Rantasila
Tokasikajuttu (2017)
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A sequel to the acclaimed documentary The Punk Syndrome (2012).

Directors: Jukka Kärkkäinen, Jani-Petteri Passi
Stars: Kari Aalto, Sami Helle, Pertti Kurikka
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A father who was absent for 30 years of his son's life returns and wants to bond with his son, on a road trip to the north.

Director: Mika Kaurismäki
Stars: Vesa-Matti Loiri, Samuli Edelmann, Leena Uotila
Rööperi (2009)
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Professional criminals in Finland from 1966 to 1979.

Director: Aleksi Mäkelä
Stars: Samuli Edelmann, Peter Franzén, Kari Hietalahti
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Two teen girls from a very restrictive Conservative Laestadian faith community, go alone to Helsinki for the first time.

Director: Dome Karukoski
Stars: Marjut Maristo, Amanda Pilke, Malla Malmivaara
Eput (2016)
Documentary | Biography | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The story behind Finland's rock giants and their songs, and their love for performing, even from childhood, and also the story of two very different brothers trying to fit in the same band.

Director: Saku Pollari
Stars: Pantse Syrjä, Jaakko Syrjä, Kirsi Kunnas
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

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
Biography | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The story of Finnish punk rock band Apulanta.

Director: Tuukka Temonen
Stars: Mimosa Willamo, Laura Malmivaara, Inka Kallén


Credited cast:
Teemu Selänne ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Don Baizley Don Baizley ... Himself
Bruce Boudreau Bruce Boudreau ... Himself
Brian Burke Brian Burke ... Himself
Valtteri Filppula Valtteri Filppula ... Himself
Neka Haapanen Neka Haapanen ... Himself
Hjallis Harkimo Hjallis Harkimo ... Himself
Phil Housley ... Himself
Kari Juurikka Kari Juurikka ... Himself
Paul Kariya ... Himself
Mikko Koivu Mikko Koivu ... Himself
Kalervo Kummola Kalervo Kummola ... Himself
Jari Kurri Jari Kurri ... Himself
David McNab David McNab ... Himself
Frank Moberg Frank Moberg ... Himself


Translation of what's said in the trailer...

Unlimited skating speed. Unbelievable scoring skill. Can he even do something else besides skate fast? I had this sick hunger to prove it to myself that I can play in that league and play well.


Teemu is that upfront and generous one... ...charismatic and brilliant... ...kind of a dictator. I've been somewhat of a rascal before. Once I got a puck there, broken from three spots, that was broken, my shin and calf bones were broken at the same time.


We took an X-ray and there were the twins. There are more similarities between me and Panu than there is between me and Paavo, one could see from so close how low someone can sink.


Well for me he is an idol, always been there for me when nobody else has. I still haven't grown up to an adult and I'm still wondering what I'm going to be when I do grow up.


He really isn't going to stop with that hockey before someone ...

Add Full Plot | Plot Synopsis





Release Date:

27 September 2013 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Finnish Flash See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Yellow Film & TV See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs



See full technical specs »

Did You Know?


With admissions of over 130,000, Sel8nne is the highest grossing domestic documentary in Finland since 1950's. See more »


Kaikki peliin
Written by Elastinen and Jukka Immonen
Lyrics by Elastinen and Iso-H
Performed by Fintelligens
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

A good alternative for a Wikipedia article
8 March 2015 | by tatsiiSee all my reviews

Selänne is such an interesting figure, especially for us Finns. I feel that this documentary could have dug so much deeper into the character and thoughts of Selänne, under the surface. It just kind of pointed out the biggest event's in Selänne's life, about which he and his closest friends and family would talk, not concentrating in any subject for long. Not revealing anything crucial about who Selänne REALLY is.

Whenever the documentary needed drama and tears, it would bring Selänne's former drug addict brother to the foreground. Where and what are Teemu's demons? This documentary felt a bit like watching a propaganda film. Teemu was shown almost solely as a hero, admired by family, friends and fans. Still, there were moments when this polished picture seemed to get small scratches, comments by friends about Teemu's dictatorial character and behavior for instance. But every time the documentary started to get interesting, it began a new chapter with Hero-Selänne having the lead role.

Although I'm very much into ice-hockey and I'm interested in biographies, I almost didn't watch this one to it's ending. Deservers just couple of stars.

8 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See one user review »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Comedy Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular comedy titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed