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Screwed (2017)

Pihalla (original title)
Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 30 November 2018 (Finland)
Screwed (orig. Pihalla) is a Finnish drama film, where seventeen year olds Miku and Elias find themselves, and each other, during a summer in the Finnish countryside. Love is not as easy as it seems.

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Nils-Erik Ekblom
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Complete credited cast:
Mikko Kauppila Mikko Kauppila ... Miku
Valtteri Lehtinen Valtteri Lehtinen ... Elias
Sanna Majuri Sanna Majuri ... Minna
Sami Huhtala Sami Huhtala ... Jaakko
Amanda Virolainen Amanda Virolainen ... Sini
Mirja Oksanen Mirja Oksanen ... Veera
Kaisa Saarakkala Kaisa Saarakkala ... Sanna
Juho Keskitalo Juho Keskitalo ... Sebu
Ossi Ågren Ossi Ågren ... Koivu
Jukka Federley Jukka Federley ... Siivooja
Miika Karlsson Miika Karlsson ... Bätmän
Marlene Dumas Marlene Dumas ... Party Girl
Tom Norrgrann Tom Norrgrann ... Neighbour
Johanna Jaakkola Johanna Jaakkola ... Juice Bar Girl
Nils-Erik Ekblom Nils-Erik Ekblom ... Bartender
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Screwed (orig. Pihalla) is a Finnish drama film, where seventeen year olds Miku and Elias find themselves, and each other, during a summer in the Finnish countryside. Love is not as easy as it seems.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Literal English translation of this film is 'In the Yard': but which is an idiom, to mean, lost, uncertain, bewildered (could be like English 'all at sea'), which far more represents the film's protagonist's situation, but which then, moreover, makes the official English title given, absurd - even more so that 'Screwed' can mean not only the sexual act, but to have been badly cheated, especially financially. See more »

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Plot holes big enough to drive a bus through
9 April 2020 | by jaroslaw99See all my reviews

I won't violate the rules with spoilers here but please read bosenfrai's review. He does an excellent job of reviewing this. Oddly, this was very well acted in spite of some characters having almost split personalities and the scenery was great. It did feel like a real movie and not a low budget affair with stilted acting.


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