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The Man Without a Past (Mies vailla menneisyyttä) (2002)

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Juhani Niemelä Juhani Niemelä
Nieminen
Kaija Pakarinen Kaija Pakarinen
Kaisa Nieminen
Annikki Tähti Annikki Tähti
Manager of Flea Market
Anneli Sauli Anneli Sauli
Bar Owner
Elina Salo Elina Salo
Dock Clerk


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Aki Kaurismäki Aki Kaurismäki
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A good movie

12 years, 9 months ago at Aug 2 8:42
To be honest, I’m not really an expert on Aki Kaurismäki’s work but since this movie was very well received, I really wanted to check this movie. Eventually, I had a hard time to get into this movie. Still, even though I wasn't really blown by the whole thing, I thought it was pretty good. The point is that Kaurismaki has such a peculiar style and it is, at the same time, the appeal of this m... read more

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5 months, 2 weeks ago at Dec 2 23:46
(MU) Bondad, reseteo total tras un accidente de malvados, la memoria y la sociedad de Helsinki pobre se regenera, el policía entrañable que se hace el malo y es un pan de Dios ('ataca' le dice al perro que es como él), romance otoñal con Kati Outinen que es lo más constante en el cine de Aki...
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The second part of Aki Kaurismäki's "Finland" trilogy, the film follows a man who arrives in Helsinki and gets beaten up so severely he develops amnesia. Unable to remember his name or anything from his past life, he cannot get a job or an apartment, so he starts living on the outskirts of the city and slowly starts putting his life back on track.
UPC: 043396002203
Tags: Finland (12), Drama (9), 2000s (9), Comedy (7), Romance (6), 2002 (5), Finnish (5), Helsinki (5), Poverty (3), Kaurismäki (3), European (2), Amnesia (2), Train (2), The Man Without A Past (2), Cannes Winner (2), (2), Dancing (1), Thriller (1), Heist (1), Music (1)
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