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Rakas lurjus (1955)

It is a time of extreme housing shortage in Helsinki. People with room in their flats are required either to find subtenants or to lodge anyone sent by the housing commission. Abel and ... See full summary »

Director:

T.J. Särkkä (as Toivo Särkkä)

Writers:

Mika Waltari (play), Mika Waltari (screenplay)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ansa Ikonen ... Kaino Lahja Itkonen
Edvin Laine ... Abel 'Aapeli' Siimes
Joel Rinne ... Jussi Siimes
Irja Kuusla Irja Kuusla ... Eedla
Ilmi Parkkari Ilmi Parkkari ... Housing applicant
Saara Ranin Saara Ranin ... Member of the housing committee
Paavo Jännes Paavo Jännes ... Assessor
Kullervo Kalske Kullervo Kalske ... Policeman
Arvo Kuusla Arvo Kuusla ... Doorman
Matti Kuusla Matti Kuusla ... Pupil
Artturi Laakso Artturi Laakso ... Member of the housing committee
Toivo Lahti Toivo Lahti ... Housing applicant
Aarne Laine Aarne Laine ... Senior teacher
Arvo Lehesmaa Arvo Lehesmaa ... Chairman of the housing committee
Pertti Palo Pertti Palo ... Student
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It is a time of extreme housing shortage in Helsinki. People with room in their flats are required either to find subtenants or to lodge anyone sent by the housing commission. Abel and Jussi Siimes, two devoted haters of women, find themselves in this predicament. They need to find a subtenant quickly to avoid the possibility of the housing commission sending a woman, God forbid it, to live with them. Abel's acquaintance, an assessor, recommends his nephew Kaino as the perfect choice. Of course, the nephew is a niece... Written by Timo Lamminjoki <lamminjo@pcu.helsinki.fi>

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Comedy

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Country:

Finland

Language:

Finnish

Release Date:

29 April 1955 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Du kära lymmel See more »

Filming Locations:

Helsinki, Finland

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Production Co:

Suomen Filmiteollisuus See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Aga-Baltic)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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