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Gas in the Veins (1970)
"Bensaa suonissa" (original title)

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Pertti Melasniemi ...
Lilga Kovanko ...
Ulf Törnroth ...
Perttu Näsänen ...
Matti Ollila ...
Jorma Pulkkinen ...
Kustaa Keto / Rally Commentator
Kaj Rainer ...
Adolf Klein
Sirkka Räike ...
Liisa Salo
Elina Salo ...
Bar Assistant
Jorma Lusenius ...
Rally Driver
Timo Mäkinen ...
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Simo Lampinen ...
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Pekka Keskitalo ...
Rally Driver
Klaus Sohlberg ...
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Hannu Mikkola ...
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18 September 1970 (Finland)  »

Also Known As:

Bensin i blodet  »

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FIM 280,000 (estimated)

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Title song "Bensaa suonissa" became huge hit in Finland and is one of the most famous songs of Rauli Somerjoki. See more »


Featured in Matka suomalaiseen elokuvaan: Naurua pimeässä (2006) See more »


Bensaa suonissa
Performed by Rauli Somerjoki (as Badding)
Written by M.A. Numminen, Jarkko Laine and Rauli Somerjoki
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