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Heavy Trip (2018)

Hevi reissu (original title)
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Turo (25) is trying to overcome his fears by leading the most unknown heavy metal band in Finland, Impaled Rektum, to the hottest metal festival of Norway. The journey includes heavy metal,... See full summary »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Johannes Holopainen ... Turo Moilanen
Samuli Jaskio Samuli Jaskio ... Lotvonen
Antti Heikkinen Antti Heikkinen ... Jyrki Kalevi 'Jynkky' Pätsi
Max Ovaska Max Ovaska ... Pasi / Xytrax
Minka Kuustonen ... Miia
Ville Tiihonen ... Jouni Tulkku
Kai Lehtinen ... Kujanpää
Chike Ohanwe Chike Ohanwe ... Oula
Pirjo Lonka Pirjo Lonka ... Pirjo
Martti Syrjä ... Lotvosen isä
Sinikka Mokkila Sinikka Mokkila ... Lotvosen äiti, Merja
Pertti Sveholm Pertti Sveholm ... Kunnanjohtaja
Rune Temte ... Frank Massegrav
Joel Hirvonen Joel Hirvonen ... Rankinen
Anssi Niemi ... Rankinen
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Turo (25) is trying to overcome his fears by leading the most unknown heavy metal band in Finland, Impaled Rektum, to the hottest metal festival of Norway. The journey includes heavy metal, grave robbing, Viking heaven and an armed conflict between Finland and Norway.

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Comedy | Music

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Trivia

The film was originally titled "Impaled Rektum", then "A band called Impaled Rektum" and eventually "Heavy Trip". See more »

Goofs

Pasi wears simple black t-shirt during recording of demo tape, but when the band walks out of the barn to see Norwegian visitor, he is wearing a t-shirt of famous Polish metal band - Behemoth. See more »

Quotes

Lotvosen isä: Boys, the meaning of life is like a clitoris: you move around it, but you can never be sure you've found it
Lotvosen äiti, Merja: You haven't!
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Soundtracks

Call to Prayers
Written by Robert J. Walsh (as Walsh)
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Utterly charming
24 August 2018 | by alboeshowSee all my reviews

I think this movie turned me on to metal music. As a comedy, it was a grand romp with some sincere heavy laughs. Sombre and sad at imes. You'll laugh and cry. It will leave you smiling.


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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Finland | Norway | Belgium

Language:

Finnish | English | Norwegian

Release Date:

9 March 2018 (Finland) See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

EUR3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,419, 7 October 2018

Gross USA:

$10,153

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$22,460
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2.35 : 1
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