Vares gets a client who needs private investigations. Despite the beautiful wife, Vares smells a rat.

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Mikko Leppilampi ...
Ruuhio (credit only)
Maria Järvenhelmi ...
Anna
Ilkka Heiskanen ...
Katja Kiuru ...
Inga
Carl-Kristian Rundman ...
Pauli Kontio
Rebecca Viitala ...
Annika Kontio
Petri Manninen ...
Torsten Rapp
Ari Wirta ...
Voitto Fjäder
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Jesus Maria Lobo
Panu Vauhkonen ...
Leevi Rönkkö
Sökö Kaukoranta ...
Korsio
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Vares gets a client who needs private investigations. Despite the beautiful wife, Vares smells a rat.

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