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100 Years of Finnish Independence: Finland Challenge

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100 Years of Finnish Independence: Finland Challenge

#1

Post by nimimerkillinen » November 5th, 2017, 12:09 pm

A month long challenge starting 6.11.17
A Year long challenge starting 6.12.17

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Finland

6.12.17 is the day so the challenge will run until 6.12.18

Might start a third ongoing challenge after that!

Yle News' Best Finnish Films of All Time
https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/yle+ ... +all+time/

Helsingin Sanomat's 100 Greatest Finnish Films (2007)
https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/hels ... emelodies/

Jussi Awards
https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/jussi+awards/jarmel/

Sakari Toiviainen's 100 Finnish Films
https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/saka ... ms/mjf314/

Finnish movies with at least 7.0 on imdb
https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/top+ ... lms/jkman/

Directory of World Cinema: Finland
https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/dire ... ulanarchy/

Other lists?

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Participants 1 year challenge:

albajos 1
nimimerkillinen

Results 1 month challenge:

themagician 17
Mario Gaborović 5
albajos 3
nimimerkillinen 1
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#2

Post by nimimerkillinen » November 5th, 2017, 12:10 pm

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#3

Post by albajos » November 5th, 2017, 12:12 pm

Aren't you a month too early then?

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Post by nimimerkillinen » November 5th, 2017, 12:27 pm

albajos on Nov 5 2017, 05:12:47 AM wrote:Aren't you a month too early then?
my spouse thinks it should be celebrated year earlier, i dont agree with that but here in finland there are already plenty of finland 100 year celebrations stuff going on so close enough i think

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Post by nimimerkillinen » November 6th, 2017, 5:11 pm

albajos on Nov 5 2017, 05:12:47 AM wrote:Aren't you a month too early then?
might be better idea to start it in a month then

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#6

Post by rnilsson19 » November 6th, 2017, 6:23 pm

Reindeerspotting is not in any one of those lists. For shame!

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Post by themagician » November 6th, 2017, 9:17 pm

Maybe start the challenge today and end it in a month? The challenge would then end nicely on the 100th birthday.

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Post by nimimerkillinen » November 6th, 2017, 9:22 pm

rnilsson19 on Nov 6 2017, 11:23:21 AM wrote:Reindeerspotting is not in any one of those lists. For shame!
tru dat

it seems to be on this list at least

https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/dire ... ulanarchy/

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Post by Mario Gaborović » November 6th, 2017, 9:23 pm

nimimerkillinen on Nov 6 2017, 10:11:45 AM wrote:
albajos on Nov 5 2017, 05:12:47 AM wrote:Aren't you a month too early then?
might be better idea to start it in a month then
Are you guys having second thoughts coz there's very few participants? I might join, then. B)

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Post by nimimerkillinen » November 6th, 2017, 9:23 pm

themagician on Nov 6 2017, 02:17:58 PM wrote:Maybe start the challenge today and end it in a month? The challenge would then end nicely on the 100th birthday.
:thumbsup: i think doing both might be the way to go so a month challenge until it's 100 years anniversary and then a year long challenge

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Post by themagician » November 6th, 2017, 9:46 pm

1. Vodkaa, komisario Palmu AKA Vodka, Mr. Palmu (1969) by Matti Kassila - 7/10

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Post by themagician » November 7th, 2017, 8:32 pm

2. Sellaisena kuin sinä minut halusit AKA The Way You Wanted Me (1944) by Teuvo Tulio - 7/10

Starts out saccharine but then gets increasingly darker.
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1. Vodkaa, komisario Palmu AKA Vodka, Mr. Palmu (1969) by Matti Kassila - 7/10
2. Sellaisena kuin sinä minut halusit AKA The Way You Wanted Me (1944) by Teuvo Tulio - 7/10

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Post by themagician » November 8th, 2017, 10:02 pm

3. Valkoiset ruusut AKA White Roses (1943) by Hannu Leminen | iCM | IMDb
4. Valkoinen peura AKA The White Reindeer (1952) by Erik Blomberg | iCM | IMDb
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1. Vodkaa, komisario Palmu AKA Vodka, Mr. Palmu (1969) by Matti Kassila - 7/10
2. Sellaisena kuin sinä minut halusit AKA The Way You Wanted Me (1944) by Teuvo Tulio - 7/10
3. Valkoiset ruusut AKA White Roses (1943) by Hannu Leminen | iCM | IMDb
4. Valkoinen peura AKA The White Reindeer (1952) by Erik Blomberg | iCM | IMDb

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Post by themagician » November 12th, 2017, 1:10 am

5. Levoton veri (1946) by Teuvo Tulio | iCM | IMDb

6. Vaimoke AKA Substitute Wife (1936) by Valentin Vaala | iCM | IMDb

7. Kun taivas putoaa... AKA When the Heavens Fell (1972) by Risto Jarva | iCM | IMDb
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1. Vodkaa, komisario Palmu AKA Vodka, Mr. Palmu (1969) by Matti Kassila - 7/10
2. Sellaisena kuin sinä minut halusit AKA The Way You Wanted Me (1944) by Teuvo Tulio - 7/10
3. Valkoiset ruusut AKA White Roses (1943) by Hannu Leminen | iCM | IMDb
4. Valkoinen peura AKA The White Reindeer (1952) by Erik Blomberg | iCM | IMDb
5. Levoton veri (1946) by Teuvo Tulio | iCM | IMDb
6. Vaimoke AKA Substitute Wife (1936) by Valentin Vaala | iCM | IMDb
7. Kun taivas putoaa... AKA When the Heavens Fell (1972) by Risto Jarva | iCM | IMDb

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Post by Mario Gaborović » November 12th, 2017, 7:08 pm

1. Valkoiset ruusut (Hannu Leminen, 1943) - 6/10
2. Rare Exports (Jalmari Helander, 2010) - 4/10
3. Tulipunainen kyyhkynen (Matti Kassila, 1961) - 7.5/10
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Post by nimimerkillinen » November 15th, 2017, 12:11 pm

1. Sellaisena kuin sinä minut halusit - not a fan
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Post by themagician » November 15th, 2017, 11:20 pm

8. Koskenlaskijan morsian (1923) by Erkki Karu | iCM | IMDb

9. Varastettu kuolema AKA Stolen Death (1938) by Nyrki Tapiovaara | iCM | IMDb
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1. Vodkaa, komisario Palmu AKA Vodka, Mr. Palmu (1969) by Matti Kassila - 7/10
2. Sellaisena kuin sinä minut halusit AKA The Way You Wanted Me (1944) by Teuvo Tulio - 7/10
3. Valkoiset ruusut AKA White Roses (1943) by Hannu Leminen | iCM | IMDb
4. Valkoinen peura AKA The White Reindeer (1952) by Erik Blomberg | iCM | IMDb
5. Levoton veri (1946) by Teuvo Tulio | iCM | IMDb
6. Vaimoke AKA Substitute Wife (1936) by Valentin Vaala | iCM | IMDb
7. Kun taivas putoaa... AKA When the Heavens Fell (1972) by Risto Jarva | iCM | IMDb
8. Koskenlaskijan morsian (1923) by Erkki Karu | iCM | IMDb
9. Varastettu kuolema AKA Stolen Death (1938) by Nyrki Tapiovaara | iCM | IMDb

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Post by themagician » November 18th, 2017, 12:31 am

10. Juha (1937) by Nyrki Tapiovaara | iCM | IMDb

11. Neiti Tuittupää (1943) by Valentin Vaala | iCM | IMDb

12. Tuhottu nuoruus AKA Destroyed Youths (1947) by Hannu Leminen | iCM | IMDb

13. Soita minulle, Helena! (1948) by Hannu Leminen | iCM | IMDb
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1. Vodkaa, komisario Palmu AKA Vodka, Mr. Palmu (1969) by Matti Kassila - 7/10
2. Sellaisena kuin sinä minut halusit AKA The Way You Wanted Me (1944) by Teuvo Tulio - 7/10
3. Valkoiset ruusut AKA White Roses (1943) by Hannu Leminen | iCM | IMDb
4. Valkoinen peura AKA The White Reindeer (1952) by Erik Blomberg | iCM | IMDb
5. Levoton veri (1946) by Teuvo Tulio | iCM | IMDb
6. Vaimoke AKA Substitute Wife (1936) by Valentin Vaala | iCM | IMDb
7. Kun taivas putoaa... AKA When the Heavens Fell (1972) by Risto Jarva | iCM | IMDb
8. Koskenlaskijan morsian (1923) by Erkki Karu | iCM | IMDb
9. Varastettu kuolema AKA Stolen Death (1938) by Nyrki Tapiovaara | iCM | IMDb
10. Juha (1937) by Nyrki Tapiovaara | iCM | IMDb
11. Neiti Tuittupää (1943) by Valentin Vaala | iCM | IMDb
12. Tuhottu nuoruus AKA Destroyed Youths (1947) by Hannu Leminen | iCM | IMDb
13. Soita minulle, Helena! (1948) by Hannu Leminen | iCM | IMDb

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Post by albajos » November 21st, 2017, 6:17 pm

01. Likaiset kädet (1989) 23rd check
02. Äideistä parhain (2005) 301st check

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Post by Mario Gaborović » November 29th, 2017, 12:37 pm

4. Ihmiset suviyössä (Valentin Vaala, 1948) - 6/10
5. Kulkurin valssi (Toivo J. Särkkä, 1941) - 5.5/10
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1. Valkoiset ruusut (Hannu Leminen, 1943) - 6/10
2. Rare Exports (Jalmari Helander, 2010) - 4/10
3. Tulipunainen kyyhkynen (Matti Kassila, 1961) - 7.5/10
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Post by themagician » November 29th, 2017, 11:16 pm

14. Yhden miehen sota AKA One Man's War (1973) by Risto Jarva | iCM | IMDb

15. 'Sankari kuin sankari' AKA Heroes, All (1948) by Hannu Leminen | iCM | IMDb

16. Vihreä kulta AKA Green Gold (1939) by Valentin Vaala | iCM | IMDb

17. Rikas tyttö AKA The Rich Girl (1939) by Valentin Vaala | iCM | IMDb

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1. Vodkaa, komisario Palmu AKA Vodka, Mr. Palmu (1969) by Matti Kassila - 7/10
2. Sellaisena kuin sinä minut halusit AKA The Way You Wanted Me (1944) by Teuvo Tulio - 7/10
3. Valkoiset ruusut AKA White Roses (1943) by Hannu Leminen | iCM | IMDb
4. Valkoinen peura AKA The White Reindeer (1952) by Erik Blomberg | iCM | IMDb
5. Levoton veri (1946) by Teuvo Tulio | iCM | IMDb
6. Vaimoke AKA Substitute Wife (1936) by Valentin Vaala | iCM | IMDb
7. Kun taivas putoaa... AKA When the Heavens Fell (1972) by Risto Jarva | iCM | IMDb
8. Koskenlaskijan morsian (1923) by Erkki Karu | iCM | IMDb
9. Varastettu kuolema AKA Stolen Death (1938) by Nyrki Tapiovaara | iCM | IMDb
10. Juha (1937) by Nyrki Tapiovaara | iCM | IMDb
11. Neiti Tuittupää (1943) by Valentin Vaala | iCM | IMDb
12. Tuhottu nuoruus AKA Destroyed Youths (1947) by Hannu Leminen | iCM | IMDb
13. Soita minulle, Helena! (1948) by Hannu Leminen | iCM | IMDb
14. Yhden miehen sota AKA One Man's War (1973) by Risto Jarva | iCM | IMDb
15. 'Sankari kuin sankari' (1948) by Hannu Leminen | iCM | IMDb
16. Vihreä kulta (1939) by Valentin Vaala | iCM | IMDb
17. Rikas tyttö (1939) by Valentin Vaala | iCM | IMDb

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Post by albajos » December 4th, 2017, 7:25 pm

03. Toivon tuolla puolen (2017) 297th check
elokuvia nähdäänShow
ABC
02. Äideistä parhain (2005)
01. Likaiset kädet (1989)
03. Toivon tuolla puolen (2017)

Release
01. Likaiset kädet (1989)
02. Äideistä parhain (2005)
03. Toivon tuolla puolen (2017)
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Post by nimimerkillinen » December 6th, 2017, 5:15 pm

year thing starts now :)

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Post by albajos » December 6th, 2017, 5:20 pm

Congrats on the independence anniversary. I also have a few finns in my family but they all live here now.

So we get a rank table and scores are reset?
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Post by nimimerkillinen » December 6th, 2017, 5:26 pm

albajos on Dec 6 2017, 10:20:53 AM wrote:Congrats on the independence anniversary. I also have a few finns in my family but they all live here now.

So we get a rank table and scores are reset?
cheers, yeah seperate (said on post 10 but didnt state on first post, sorry) , dunno if there are more check from themagician, Mario or some1 else for month one tho

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Post by connordenney » February 2nd, 2018, 9:12 am

1. Skin, Skin (Mikko Niskanen, 1966)
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1. Skin, Skin (Mikko Niskanen, 1966)

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Post by albajos » August 19th, 2018, 7:32 am

01. Rare Exports (2010) Finland | Norway | France | Sweden 1 official list 2 053 checks

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Post by nimimerkillinen » November 1st, 2018, 6:24 am

1. Komisario palmun erehdys - liked cinematography but a bit too theatrical acting for my taste

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Post by albajos » November 6th, 2018, 11:23 am

02. Varjoja paratiisissa (1986) Finland 4 official lists 764 checks

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01. Rare Exports (2010)
02. Varjoja paratiisissa (1986)

Year
02. Varjoja paratiisissa (1986)
01. Rare Exports (2010)

Off. lists.
02. Varjoja paratiisissa (1986) 4
01. Rare Exports (2010) 1

Checks
01. Rare Exports (2010) 2 053
02. Varjoja paratiisissa (1986) 764

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Post by nimimerkillinen » November 24th, 2018, 12:12 pm

nimimerkillinen wrote:
November 1st, 2018, 6:24 am
1. Kaasua komisario palmu - liked cinematography but a bit too theatrical acting for my taste
2. Hevireissu - meh
3. Yösyöttö - meh
4. Helsinki, ikuisesti - interesting but then again ive lived all my life in helsinki or very near of it
5. Noin 7 veljestä - kind of interesting curiosity but boring and silly in wrong way for me too often
6. Valkoiset ruusut - finnish version of Letter from an unknown woman from few years before that, was worth watching
7. Leningrad Cowboys Meet Moses - bad
8. Leningrad Cowboys Goes to America - meh
9. Kultaa ja kunniaa - watchable+
10. Maailmat kohtaavat - liked it
11. La vie de bohème - watchable
12. Ilosia aikoja, Mielensäpahoittaja - meh
13. Nousukausi - pretty bad

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Post by nimimerkillinen » December 6th, 2018, 9:00 am

well this was it, 101th year of independence today
seems like google shows it too or is it just locally?

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Post by maxwelldeux » December 6th, 2018, 5:01 pm

nimimerkillinen wrote:
December 6th, 2018, 9:00 am
well this was it, 101th year of independence today
seems like google shows it too or is it just locally?
Must be local - US google doesn't care about Finland, apparently.

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Post by albajos » December 6th, 2018, 6:30 pm

03. Muumi ja punainen pyrstötähti (2010) Finland | UK | Poland 74 checks
(s1a) Björk: The Comet Song (2010) Finland | Iceland 1 check 2min. (2)
04. Muumien taikatalvi (2017) Finland | Poland 7 checks
05. Paha perhe (2010) Finland 1 official list 84 checks
06. Seitsemän laulua tundralta (2000) Finland 12 checks
07. Miesten vuoro (2010) Finland | Sweden 237 checks
08. Sauna (2008) Finland | Czech Republic 470 checks
09. Hymyilevä mies (2016) Finland | Sweden | Germany 230 checks
10. Melancholian 3 huonetta (2004) Finland | Denmark | Germany | Sweden 2 official lists 86 checks
11. Tummien perhosten koti (2008) Finland 211 checks

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(s1a) Björk: The Comet Song (2010)
09. Hymyilevä mies (2016)
10. Melancholian 3 huonetta (2004)
07. Miesten vuoro (2010)
03. Muumi ja punainen pyrstötähti (2010)
04. Muumien taikatalvi (2017)
05. Paha perhe (2010)
01. Rare Exports (2010)
08. Sauna (2008)
06. Seitsemän laulua tundralta (2000)
11. Tummien perhosten koti (2008)
02. Varjoja paratiisissa (1986)

Year
02. Varjoja paratiisissa (1986)
06. Seitsemän laulua tundralta (2000)
10. Melancholian 3 huonetta (2004)
08. Sauna (2008)
11. Tummien perhosten koti (2008)
(s1a) Björk: The Comet Song (2010)
07. Miesten vuoro (2010)
05. Paha perhe (2010)
03. Muumi ja punainen pyrstötähti (2010)
01. Rare Exports (2010)
09. Hymyilevä mies (2016)
04. Muumien taikatalvi (2017)

Off. lists.
02. Varjoja paratiisissa (1986) 4
10. Melancholian 3 huonetta (2004) 2
05. Paha perhe (2010) 1
01. Rare Exports (2010) 1

Checks
01. Rare Exports (2010) 2 053
02. Varjoja paratiisissa (1986) 764
08. Sauna (2008) 470
07. Miesten vuoro (2010) 237
09. Hymyilevä mies (2016) 230
11. Tummien perhosten koti (2008) 211
10. Melancholian 3 huonetta (2004) 86
05. Paha perhe (2010) 84
03. Muumi ja punainen pyrstötähti (2010) 74
06. Seitsemän laulua tundralta (2000) 12
04. Muumien taikatalvi (2017) 7
(s1a) Björk: The Comet Song (2010) 1

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Post by albajos » December 6th, 2018, 6:32 pm

But based on jajusu's result in the Nordic challenge I guess he would win this if he posted :)

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Post by nimimerkillinen » December 6th, 2018, 8:10 pm

maxwelldeux wrote:
December 6th, 2018, 5:01 pm
nimimerkillinen wrote:
December 6th, 2018, 9:00 am
well this was it, 101th year of independence today
seems like google shows it too or is it just locally?
Must be local - US google doesn't care about Finland, apparently.
cheers :P

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Post by nimimerkillinen » December 6th, 2018, 8:11 pm

albajos wrote:
December 6th, 2018, 6:32 pm
But based on jajusu's result in the Nordic challenge I guess he would win this if he posted :)
much poorer amount of participant that though but of well :P

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