Bright young soldier Mertsi suffers a permanent brain injury in the Second World War. In the late 1940s he wanders around the Finnish countryside looking for simple work and relying on ... See full summary »
The most frenetic comedy I have seen for years! Based on a Finnish theatre play, it has an original story with a lot of unexpected turns (smuggled vodka turning out to be water, blackmailing and counter-blackmailing, etc.) funny characters (including a corrupt police inspector with some pikant sexual habits, a hypocrite priest, the not-really-bright police constable and others). Perfect entertainment!
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