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The Girls of April (2011)
"Vares - Huhtikuun tytöt" (original title)

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Tough Finnish detective Jussi Vares gets hired by a friend at a newspaper to investigate a 15 year old mystery regarding the disappearance of 3 girls.

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Antti Reini ...
Ismo Kallio ...
Gunnar Anttila
Taisto Oksanen ...
Tristan da Cunha
Riitta Viiperi ...
Sirkku Aaltonen
Susa Saukko ...
Lissu
Miia Lindström ...
Linnea Vihulainen / Teresa Sundin
Davide Giovanzano ...
Gianfranco
Tuomas Uusitalo ...
Karvanoppa
Marjaana Maijala ...
Anne Airismaa
Anna Laulumaa ...
Aino Aaltonen
Jenni Utriainen ...
Kikka Valasranta
Mikko Reitala ...
Kurt Metto
Matti Onnismaa ...
Eppu Salminen ...
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Tough Finnish detective Jussi Vares gets hired by a friend at a newspaper to investigate a 15 year old mystery regarding the disappearance of 3 girls.

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Performed by Juice Leskinen
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