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Otto Takkunen
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Matti Takkunen
Lauri Nurkse ...
Ilkka Takkunen
Jasper Pääkkönen ...
Eero Takkunen
Vesa-Matti Loiri ...
Jouko Takkunen
Risto Tuorila ...
Police Chief Ensio Suutari
Hannu-Pekka Björkman ...
Muukkonen
Elsa Saisio ...
Pirjo Suutari
Janna Herttuainen ...
Leena
Eero Milonoff ...
Aulis
Arttu Kapulainen ...
Timo
Eeva Litmanen ...
Tuulikki Suutari
Tiina Pirhonen ...
Nurse Miettinen
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Santeri Nuutinen ...
Takkunen's Son as Child
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The story bases on four Finnish brothers, nicknamed 'the Eura Daltons' who received nation-wide notoriety for tearing gas pumps apart when they needed cash. The cast is an impressive one: the brothers are portrayed by Peter Franzen, Lauri Nurkse, Niko Saarela and Jasper Pääkkönen while their really evil father is played by Vesa-Matti Loiri, one of the grand old men of Finnish cinema. Written by Anonymous

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A story of brothers who had no choice. [Tarina veljeksistä joilla ei ollut vaihtoehtoa.] See more »


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17 January 2003 (Finland)  »

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Written by Toni Wirtanen (as T. Wirtanen)
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One of the best Finnish movies ever...
14 November 2005 | by (Estonia) – See all my reviews

As I'm having a week of Finnish movies, I also watched this one. And I must say it was a way better than I expected (and I did expect a decent movie), actually it's the best Finnish movie I've seen on this special week of mine.

With all its well played and thus believable characters and their dialogs, an above average story, great camera work and the lack of stamps and cheap one-liners it surely is a great film experience.

I totally enjoyed the beginning and other parts concerning the father - though those scenes with their garbled filming and darker tones, background voices and echoes were more suitable for a horror movie and they weren't well balanced with the rest of it.

The usage of Finnish-only music was a good call as well.

I totally recommend it.


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