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Hyvä poika (2011)

When his mother takes a shine to a man at a party, a young man begins to lose his grip on reality. Initial release: March 25, 2011 (Finland) Director: Zaida Bergroth Editor: Jan Forsström ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Samuli Niittymäki ... Ilmari / Elder Son
Elina Knihtilä Elina Knihtilä ... Leila / Mother
Eero Aho ... Aimo / Author
Anna Paavilainen Anna Paavilainen ... Karita / waitress
Eetu Julin Eetu Julin ... Unto / Younger son
Kaisa Hela Kaisa Hela ... Lilli (as Kaisa Mattila)
Sanna-Kaisa Palo Sanna-Kaisa Palo ... Siiri
Pekka Valkeejärvi Pekka Valkeejärvi ... Hannu
Antti Raivio Antti Raivio ... Kari
Simo Tamminen Simo Tamminen ... Man at the cafe
Kim-Mikael Ahosvaara Kim-Mikael Ahosvaara ... Helander (as Kim Ahosvaara)
Severi Saarinen ... Simo
Antti Hietala Antti Hietala ... Karita's boss
Jonas Nourisson Jonas Nourisson ... Bartender
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When his mother takes a shine to a man at a party, a young man begins to lose his grip on reality. Initial release: March 25, 2011 (Finland) Director: Zaida Bergroth Editor: Jan Forsström Music composed by: Mi and L'au Awards: Jussi Award for Best Leading Actress Written by James Williams

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Country:

Finland

Language:

Finnish

Release Date:

25 March 2011 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Den goda sonen See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

€560,000 (estimated)
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Production Co:

Oy Bufo Ab,Yleisradio (YLE) See more »
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Color

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1.85 : 1
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Torna a Surriento
Performed by Roberto Murolo
1955
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