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Häjyt tells a story of two friends who have a hard time finding their place in the society. Antti and Jussi are released from jail. While they were doing time for bank robbery, the third ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Jussi Murikka
Juha Veijonen ... Antti Karhu
Teemu Lehtilä ... Heikki Grönberg
Kalevi Haapoja ... Isoisä Karhu
... Roope Karhu
Sari Havas ... Sisko
... Stig Nenonen
Pia Latomäki ... Paula
... Törnqvist
Vesa Mäkelä ... Rahikainen
Oiva Lohtander ... Romppainen
Jussi Lampi ... Paananen
Katariina Kaitue ... Laura
Heikki Hela ... Opettaja
Risto Salmi ... Markkula
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Häjyt tells a story of two friends who have a hard time finding their place in the society. Antti and Jussi are released from jail. While they were doing time for bank robbery, the third man involved in the robbery, the one who was not convicted, has become a policeman. He tries to help his friends to settle into the small town in Pohjanmaa, but the boys start a black market liquor business instead. The road seems to lead back to the jail. Written by T.J.A.

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Three young men rob a bank. Only two of them are caught. What will happen when they return to their home town?

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Solar Films [Finland]

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15 January 1999 (Finland)  »

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FIM 6,000,000 (estimated)
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Actors Samuli Edelman, Teemu Lehtilä, Juha Veijonen and the producer, Markus Selin, promised to stop smoking if the film was seen by 200,000 viewers in Finland. That number was reached on February 15th, 1999. See more »

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Featured in Onko Che mun isä? (2003) See more »

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Murheellisten laulujen maa
Music by Pantse Syrjä (as Mikko Syrjä)
Lyrics by Martti Syrjä
Performed by Eppu Normaali
Courtesy of Unitor Oy
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They we're THE TOUGH ONES
21 July 2003 | by See all my reviews

Well The Though ones or Häjyt as we call it in Finland,is the probably the best Finnish movie that I've seen(maybe because I live in the same town where the movie was shot so there is lot of familiar places,my old school for example!)Well actually there is nothing but drinking booze and fighting in the movie,but that is what Häjyt is all about!!!


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