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Leningrad Cowboys: Thru the Wire (1987)

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Nicky escapes from prison somewhere between Alabama and Utah, sometime in the future. He looks for his girl in the bars and hotels. All he can see in his new freedom is that no one cares ... See full summary »

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... Escapee
Marja-Leena Helin ... Girl
... Cop
... Cop
... Bartender
Heinäsirkka ... Bar customer
... Hotel receptionist
Pimme Korhonen ... Hotel receptionist / Drummer
Jone Takamäki ... Saxophonist
... Guitarist
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Nicky escapes from prison somewhere between Alabama and Utah, sometime in the future. He looks for his girl in the bars and hotels. All he can see in his new freedom is that no one cares for the future of human culture. Written by Kurzfilmtage - international short film festival Oberhausen

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A través de la alambrada  »

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The opening shot says "somewhere between Alabama and Utah" but when they visit an American fast food restaurant, everything is in Finnish. Some of the "American" menu items are Juusto, Poro, Porolainen, Kasvishampurilainen, and Pepsi. See more »

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Thru the Wire
Performed by Leningrad Cowboys
Composed by Silu Seppälä
Lyrics by Nicky Tesco
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