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Women of Niskavuori (1938)

Niskavuoren naiset (original title)
The first Finnish talking picture(with English subtitles) to be released in the United States is a story of the conflict between the old and new orders of living. Tauno Palo marries Irja ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
Olga Tainio ...
Tauno Palo ...
Irja Elstelä ...
Lea Joutseno ...
Anna-Liisa, hänen sisarensa (Aarne's sister)
Sirkka Sari ...
Ossi Elstelä ...
Simola
Hugo Hytönen ...
Rovasti (dean)
Ida Salmi ...
Puustinna (as Iida Salmi)
Valter Tuomi ...
Tohtori (doctor)
Sasu Haapanen ...
Apteekkari (Pharmacist)
Topo Leistelä ...
Opettaja Vainio
Aino Lohikoski ...
Telefuuni-Sandra (telefon operator)
Elli Ylimaa ...
Serefiina
Anni Hämäläinen ...
Salli
Kosti Aaltonen ...
Pehtoori (Manager of an estate)
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The first Finnish talking picture(with English subtitles) to be released in the United States is a story of the conflict between the old and new orders of living. Tauno Palo marries Irja Lautia because his mother, Olga Tainio, tells him it is his duty as the eldest son to marry a wealthy girl. However, the attractive Sirkka Sari, a school teacher arrives in the village and causes complications when Palo falls in love with her. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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20 November 1938 (USA)  »

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1.37 : 1
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