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Rakas lurjus (1955)

102 min | Comedy

It is a time of extreme housing shortage in Helsinki. People with room in their flats are required either to find subtenants or to lodge anyone sent by the housing commission. Abel and Jussi Siimes, two devoted haters of women, find ...See moreIt is a time of extreme housing shortage in Helsinki. People with room in their flats are required either to find subtenants or to lodge anyone sent by the housing commission. Abel and Jussi Siimes, two devoted haters of women, find themselves in this predicament. They need to find a subtenant quickly to avoid the possibility of the housing commission sending a woman, God forbid it, to live with them. Abel's acquaintance, an assessor, recommends his nephew Kaino as the perfect choice. Of course, the nephew is a niece... Written by Timo Lamminjoki See less
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Director
T.J. Särkkä (as Toivo Särkkä)
Writer
Mika Waltari (play) (screenplay)
Cinematographer
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Updated Apr 29, 1955

Release date
Apr 29, 1955 (Finland)

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17 cast members
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Ansa Ikonen
Kaino Lahja Itkonen Kaino Lahja Itkonen   See fewer
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Edvin Laine
Abel 'Aapeli' Siimes Abel 'Aapeli' Siimes   See fewer
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Joel Rinne
Jussi Siimes Jussi Siimes   See fewer
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Ilmi Parkkari
Housing applicant Housing applicant   See fewer
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Saara Ranin
Member of the housing committee Member of the housing committee   See fewer
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Paavo Jännes
Assessor Assessor   See fewer
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Kullervo Kalske
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Arvo Kuusla
Doorman Doorman   See fewer
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Artturi Laakso
Member of the housing committee Member of the housing committee   See fewer
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Toivo Lahti
Housing applicant Housing applicant   See fewer
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Aarne Laine
Senior teacher Senior teacher   See fewer
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Arvo Lehesmaa
Chairman of the housing committee Chairman of the housing committee   See fewer
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Pertti Palo
Student Student   See fewer
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Veli Palonen
Student Student   See fewer
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Veikko Sorsakivi
Secretary of the housing committee Secretary of the housing committee   See fewer
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6.7 / 10 | 72 votes