2   1  
1980   1978  


Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Reinikainen (1982–1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The easy-going village policeman Artturi Sakari Reinikainen from the series "Tankki Täyteen" has been transferred from the village of Hämeenperä to Tampere city. His stint as a Tampere beat... See full summary »

Stars: Tenho Saurén, Pentti Kultala, Mauri Kuosmanen
Kyllä isä osaa (1994–1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Stars: Tom Lindholm, Maiju Jokinen, Jarno Jokinen
Raid (2003)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A hard-nosed hit man Raid returns to Finland and is unofficially asked to investigate the arson case involving his old flame Tarja.

Director: Tapio Piirainen
Stars: Kai Lehtinen, Oiva Lohtander, Mari Rantasila
Pulkkinen (1999–2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Stars: Jari Salmi, Antti Virmavirta, Juha Jokela
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Uuno is called to serve the rest of his military service. His father-in-law, Director Tuura has been appointed as a defence minister but he hasn't got any interest to free Uuno from his ... See full summary »

Director: Ere Kokkonen
Stars: Vesa-Matti Loiri, Marjatta Raita, Tapio Hämäläinen
Raid (TV Series 2000)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A police official is assassinated by a sniper through a glass window, this action and its sub sequential investigation introduces us a slew of interesting characters and gets the whole story rolling.

Stars: Kai Lehtinen, Oiva Lohtander, Pekka Huotari
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

It is the summer of 1941. An eastern-Finnish machine gun company receives an order to turn in their surplus equipment. The company is transferred to the front lines. The next morning the ... See full summary »

Director: Edvin Laine
Stars: Kosti Klemelä, Heikki Savolainen, Reino Tolvanen
Pasila (TV Series 2007)
Animation | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Pasila is a Finnish animated sitcom. The computer-animated series portrays a satirical view of daily events in Helsinki at a police precinct in the suburb of Pasila.

Stars: Jani Volanen, Kari Hietalahti, Juho Milonoff
Madventures (TV Series 2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  

Two backpackers travel through Asia and America.

Stars: Tuomas Milonoff, Riku Rantala, Ior Svedlin
The Enforcer (1951)
Crime | Film-Noir | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A crusading district attorney finally gets a chance to prosecute the organizer and boss of Murder Inc.

Directors: Bretaigne Windust, Raoul Walsh
Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Zero Mostel, Ted de Corsia
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

This documentary tells the story of Jani, a 19-year-old drug addict living on social welfare among with his friends. Tired of his life in a remote city in Rovaniemi, he decides to travel by... See full summary »

Director: Joonas Neuvonen
Stars: Jani Raappana
Taivaan tulet (2007–2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Stars: Ria Kataja, Juha Veijonen, Vesa Kietäväinen


Series cast summary:
Sylvi Salonen ...  Emmi 11 episodes, 1978-1980
Tauno Karvonen ...  Sulo 11 episodes, 1978-1980
Ilmari Saarelainen ...  Juhana 11 episodes, 1978-1980
Tuire Salenius ...  Ulla 11 episodes, 1978-1980
Tenho Saurén ...  Reinikainen 11 episodes, 1978-1980
Erkki Siltola ...  Rovasti 4 episodes, 1978-1980
Salme Laaksonen ...  Rouva Pallas 3 episodes, 1978-1980


Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis







Release Date:

15 September 1978 (Finland)  »

Filming Locations:

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show more on  »

Technical Specs


(11 episodes)


See  »

Did You Know?


Featured in Viihdevuodet (2005) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Maybe the best finish tv-comedy
5 January 2004 | by See all my reviews

In northern häme edge of some village is Viléns gas station, Where you could fill up your tank if you find the place. Because new highway is taken traffic to elsewhere so there is no rush. Gas station has little garage and tiny cafeteria and residence.

"I get it cheap" is Sulo Viléns principle. He and His wife Emmi serve occasional customers on their own style. Sulo has passion to get writer and bar maid Ulla has sharp language, also their son Juhana works on gas station, who has difficulties to independent on his mother Emmi. Regular customer is policeman Reinikainen with his bicycle and who likes to drink mineral water. He get Emmi's nerve. Emmi worries also financial state of gas station because there isn't lot of paying customers.

But the ways are many even if must stop no productive gas station. Juhana has decide to move on his own - once again. Emmi start ateljee where she sew dresses. Sulo do whatever come his mind. Ulla gets out of work and her bicycle. Solution find out in auction when Sulo yell old farm to himself and you bet he get it cheap. Many things happens on the way in this point and after that. Laughs guaranteed.

Something tells the series popularity in Finland that, it is re-aired twice or Three times in tv. And finally in last year YLE (Finish broadcasting company) release whole series on two dvd. I'm maybe not wrong to say this is maybe the best finish tv-comedy. Also mention to that policeman Reinikainen came so popular that he got own series called "Reinikainen".

I remember pilot episode where is no talk in seven minutes of the beginning and that's almost a one third in length of episode, but those minutes are hilarious in whole episode IMO.

12 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See one user review »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial