The Aki Kaurismaki Collection - Vol. 3 DVD


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Crime and Punishment:
Kaurismaki's first feature follows the descent into crime of Rahikainen, a slaughterhouse worker and former law student, who murders a businessman and then begins a tense game of cat and mouse with the police. Effectively updating Dostoevsky's great novel to 1980s Helsinki, this remarkably assured debut offers a sharp critique of Finnish society.

Calamari Union:
A group of men, all bar one called Frank, abandon their downtrodden neighbourhood in search of Eira - a near mythical district across town that promises a better life. Kaurismaki's second feature details their misadventures along the way with deadpan humour and rock and roll attitude.

Hamlet Goes Business:
In this wicked and hilarious satire of the corporate world, Kaurismaki liberally updates Shakespeare's tragedy as a hard-boiled noir B-movie. Finnish comic Pirkka-Pekka Petelius plays an irresponsible playboy who finds himself involved in a vicious boardroom power struggle with his uncle, who plans to sell off his company's assets in order to corner the market on Swedish rubber ducks.

La Vie de Boheme:
Freely adapted from Henir Murger's 1851 novel, this is Kaurismaki's highly individual take on the story of three bohemian artists - a poet, a painter and a composer - set in a timeless Paris. Shifting between heartbreaking drama and black humour, the fine cast features cameos from Jean-Pierre Leaud, Sam Fuller and Louis Malle.

Product Details

  • Andre Wilms,
  • Evelyne Didi,
  • Esko Nikkari,
  • Maatti Pelonpaa,
  • Pirkka-Pekka Petelius,
  • Aino Seppo,
  • Markku Toikka,
  • Puntti Valtonen
  • Aki Kaurismaki
  • 2
Aspect Ratio:
  • Aspect Ratio 16:9
Number of Discs:
  • 3
Main Language:
  • Finnish
Subtitle Languages:
  • English

  • Aki Kaurismaki
  • Artificial Eye
  • 15

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As a world cinema fan I bought the Aki Kaurismaki Vol 3 boxset as a gift. Prompt delivery and the best price I could find at the time. Great value, great product. Would definitely recommen.

Tue Feb 17 08:16:02 GMT 2015 by Lise

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