About the film
underworld taxi driver west berlin italian family
Helsinki Napoli - All Night Long
Release Date: November 13, 1987
|Production Companies||:||Villealfa Filmproductions, Salinas Filmproduktion, Finnkino, Suomen Elokuvasäätiö, Durium Milano, Christa Saredi|
|Producers||:||Mika Kaurismäki, Marko Röhr, Francis von Buren|
|Writers||:||Mika Kaurismäki, Mika Kaurismäki, Richard Reitinger, Christian Zertz|
Alex is a Finnish taxi driver in Berlin. One evening pits two men feel comfortable in his taxi with a briefcase full of money, but unfortunately for Alex's money stolen and a group of gangsters are at the nape of the two. Soon it comes to shooting, and when the two men being killed, is good advice costly for the beleaguered driver. "Helsinki Napoli All Night Long" is Mika Kaurismäki's first major European production. The film features a host of famous names in the cast: The legendary film director Samuel Fuller (The Big Red One), actor Eddie Constantine (Alphaville, Europe), cult directors Wim Wenders (Paris, Texas) and Jim Jarmusch (Dead Man).