Badding (2000)

  |  Biography, Comedy, Drama


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The life of Rauli "Badding" Somerjoki, a Finnish singer.


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27 July 2001 | jova-2
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| Nostalgy
Director Markku Polonen's nostalgic take on Finnish singer Rauli "Badding" Somerjoki. As a Finn I can fully relate to the music, which I love, and the times when this story of a comeback concert is set. I was a teenager those days.

Acting by Janne Reinikainen is simply magical and he is a true look alike. I'm eager to show this movie to my oreign friends and see what they think. DVD also includes another movie by Markku Polonen about another "uniquely Finnish phenomen" TANGO! It's called "The Land of Happiness"

Finns will enjoy nostalgy, others maybe find this exotic.

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Soundtracks

Paratiisi
Written by
Rauli Somerjoki (as Somerjoki), Arja Tiainen and Jani Uhlenius (as Uhlenius)
Courtesy of Warner/Chappell Music, Love Records 1974

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Biography | Comedy | Drama | Music

Details

Release Date:

18 August 2000

Language

Finnish


Country of Origin

Finland

Filming Locations

Sipoo, Finland

Box Office

Budget:

FIM7,500,000 (estimated)

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