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Black on White (1968)

Mustaa valkoisella (original title)
Juha is a sales manager of a refrigerator company. His perfect-looking family and glittering array of modern kitchen appliances have just been featured in a magazine article, but in reality... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Kristiina Halkola ... Maria Constanza
Liisamaija Laaksonen ... Anja Holm, Master of Economic Sciences
... Juha Holm, sales manager
Jukka Virtanen ... Director of TV commercials
Lasse Mårtenson ... Risto, "Pekka", advertising manager
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Arno Carlstedt ... Man from advertisement department
Tuomas Harpf ... Tuomas, hitch-hiking boy
Kristina Hautala ... Vocalist
Toivo Helander ... Porter of the "Hotel Patria"
Esko Jantunen ... Cinematographer of TV commercials
Anja Koivisto ... Model demonstrating fridges
Anneli Koivisto ... Model demonstrating fridges
... Anja's mother
Matti Kuortti ... Boy playing game machine
Eero Melasniemi ... Maria's ex-boyfriend
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Juha is a sales manager of a refrigerator company. His perfect-looking family and glittering array of modern kitchen appliances have just been featured in a magazine article, but in reality Juha is a womanising chauvinist more at home on the road than with his family. This side of Juha is well known to his colleagues in the company's advertising department. On one of his business trips, Juha picks up a good-looking hitch-hiker Maria, resulting in some of the most daring sex scenes seen in Finnish cinema up to that time. Written by Markku Kuoppamäki

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Split! Between a faithful wife and a promiscuous mistress !

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15 March 1968 (Finland)  »

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Voiceover 'presenter' of magazine: Juha Holm's family is a happy and classic model Finnish family. Let's get to know the Holm's world... Anja, Juha's wife, is a qualified economist... but she gave up her job when the family built a... house, and devoted herself to the care of the home. The kitchen has all the gadgets that help make everyday chores easy... The family has two cars. Juha has a Volvo 144 Sport supplied by his firm, four geared, very roomy and suitable for his long business trips. Anja has a handy little Datsun ...
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Featured in Matka suomalaiseen elokuvaan: Naurua pimeässä (2006) See more »

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