Finnish-based Riot Entertainment said last week it had secured the exclusive handheld wireless interactive game rights for the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy.
Buena Vista Finland's hopes for a "Titanic"-size hit with "Pearl Harbor" have sunk without a trace in the territory, leaving exhibs and distribs still waiting for a boffo opener this year.
An unusual 3D version of Alfred Hitchcock's classic thriller "Dial M for Murder" was one of the most popular screenings at the 16th Midnight Sun Film Festival in Sodankyla, Finland, which wrapped…
The Oscar winners continue to perform strongly at the Finnish box office. "American Beauty" alone has chalked up more than 200,000 admissions to date.
The 30th edition of the Tampere short film festival (March 8-12) gave top honors to Canadian documaker Ian Toews for his six-minute effort "Four Corners."
Opening with a record 55 prints Friday, George Lucas' "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" dominated the Finnish box office, reeling in a gross of 3,024,878 markka ($544,689) and tallied an…