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PG-13| 1 hr. 39 min.

Plot Summary
At the close of Axis-aligned Finland's involvement in World War II, pacifist Finnish soldier Veikko (Ville Haapasalo) is trussed to a wilderness rock formation as punishment for desertion. Nearby, Soviet Capt. Ivan (Viktor Bychkov), en route to his trial for treason, survives the bombing of his transport. Anni (Anni-Kristiina Juuso), a local Sami woman, comes to the aid of both men, and an unlikely relationship is forged as three lonely souls attempt to survive the long winter.

Cast: Ville Haapasalo , Viktor Bychkov , Anni-Kristiina Juuso ,

Director: Aleksandr Rogozhkin

Genres: Comedy drama, War

Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics

Cuckoo (2003)

Release Date: July 11th, 2003|1 hr. 39 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 100
    Edward Guthmann San Francisco Chronicle

    Gorgeous and optimistic. show more

  • 75
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    A tiny jewel of a film. show more

  • 38
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    By the time you've worked through the allegorical implications, you may be wondering why you didn't just go see "Charlie's Angels." show more

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