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Birth Name: Lauri Mauritz Harjola

Age: 57, born 15 March 1959

Country of origin: Finland

Currently Residing In: United States

Height: 6' 4"


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Description: Born in 15 March 1959 as Renny Lauri Mauritz Harjola, he is the most successful Finnish film director in the history of Hollywood. Harlin started his career in film business in the beginning of 1980s when he was directing commercials and company films for companies like Shell. Later he worked as a buyer for Finnish film distributor and met Finnish Markus Selin in Los Angeles. They became friends and started writing a screenplay called "Arctic Heat". The project started fast and soon they had Chuck Norris signed on leading role for the film. But with money problems shooting schedule didn't hold and Norris left the pr ... (more)
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Movies directed by

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Most recent
1. Die Hard 2 (1990)
Rating:
6.7
2232 Watched
2. Deep Blue Sea (1999)
Rating:
5.2
1258 Watched
3. Cliffhanger (1993)
Rating:
5.8
968 Watched
Rating:
5.7
635 Watched
Rating:
6.2
598 Watched




Movies

Most popular
Top rated
Most recent
1. Deep Blue Sea (1999)
Rating:
5.2
1258 Watched
Rating:
5.7
635 Watched
Rating:
5
348 Watched
4. Driven (2001)
Rating:
3.9
260 Watched
5. 12 Rounds (2009)
Rating:
5.2
209 Watched




TV directed by

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Top rated
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1. White Collar (2009)
Rating:
7.7
506 Watched
2. Burn Notice (2007)
Rating:
7.4
408 Watched
3. Covert Affairs (2010)
Rating:
7
149 Watched
4. Graceland (2013)
Rating:
7
51 Watched
Rating:
6.3
22 Watched




TV

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Most recent
Rating:
7.2
582 Watched
Rating:
6.8
91 Watched
3. Biography (1987)
Rating:
7.5
61 Watched
Rating:
6.3
22 Watched
5. HBO First Look (1992)
Rating:
7.9
11 Watched




Movies written by

Rating:
3.8
144 Watched
2. Prison (1987)
Rating:
5.9
64 Watched
3. Born American (1986)
Rating:
4.7
35 Watched




TV written by

1. Gladiaattorit (1994)
Rating:
5
2 Watched





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