The Winter War (1989)

12/30/1989 (US) DramaWar 3h 9m

They held back the Russian Juggernaut in a frozen Hell!

Overview

Russia attacked Finland in late November 1939. This film tells the story of a Finnish platoon of reservists from the municipality of Kauhava in the province of Pohjanmaa/Ostrobothnia who leave their homes and go to war. The film focuses on the farmer brothers Martti and Paavo Hakala.

  1. Pekka Parikka

    Director, Writer

  2. Antti Tuuri

    Novel, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Taneli Mäkelä

    Taneli Mäkelä

    Private Martti Hakala

  2. Vesa Vierikko

    2nd Lieutenant Jussi Kantola

  3. Timo Torikka

    Private Pentti Saari

  4. Heikki Paavilainen

    Private Vilho Erkkilä

  5. Antti Raivio

    Corporal Erkki Somppi

  6. Esko Kovero

    Medical Corporal Juho Pernaa

  7. Martti Suosalo

    Martti Suosalo

    Private Arvi Huhtala

  8. Markku Huhtamo

    Markku Huhtamo

    Private Aatos Laitila

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Full Cast & Crew

The Winter War
The Winter War

Original Title Talvisota

Status Released

Original Language Finnish

Budget $4,414,000.00

Revenue -

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