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Kummeli Goldrush (1997)

Kummeli kultakuume (original title)
An escaped mental patient, two losers and a gay nurse go onto a roadtrip in order to find a secret gold treasure.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Heikki Hela ...
Janne-Petteri Broman / Naamanka
Heikki Silvennoinen ...
Elmeri Hautamäki / Kyrpä-Jooseppi
Timo Kahilainen ...
Dille / Erä-Jorma
Heikki Vihinen ...
Jönssi
Mari Turunen ...
Rasinkangas
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Kulokoski
Jukka Puotila ...
Peter North
Vesa-Matti Loiri ...
Eugen von Lahtinen
Oiva Lohtander ...
Karl-Heinz Rummenigen
Tapio Liinoja ...
Isä Aleksei
Tuula Nyman ...
Lyyli-täti
Kristiina Elstelä ...
Tyyne-täti
Ritva Jalonen ...
Vanessa
Kalle Holmberg ...
Poliisipäällikkö Kulkunen
Vesa Vierikko ...
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Storyline

Psychiatric patient Elmeri knows about the existence of a gold treasure in Finnish Lapland, hidden there by his late father who somehow managed to capture it from withdrawing German troops on the last days of WW2. His openly gay nurse helps him escape from the mental institution, and the two men slowly find their way up north to reach the gold. On their way, the odd couple meets a cavalcade of even odder characters. Written by Markku Kuoppamäki

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12 December 1997 (Finland)  »

Also Known As:

Az aranyláz  »

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FIM 4,140,000 (estimated)
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1.75 : 1
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Quotes

Peter North: My name is North, Peter North.
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Connections

Followed by Mankeli (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

Avaa sydämesi mulle
Written by Matti Siitonen
Lyrics by Vexi Salmi
Performed by Heikki Vihinen
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The One
25 April 1999 | by (Finland) – See all my reviews

It's a great comedy with really great jokes and actors. Every actor is perfect for their roles and making their best also. I think that only Finnish people can understand most of the jokes, but check it if you can. It's the One that begun the making of good Finnish films lately.

Legendary!


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