The Winter War

The Winter War (1989)

"They held back the Russian Juggernaut in a frozen Hell!"
TMDb Score
72
Not Yet Rated 3 hr 9 minDec 30th, 1989War, Drama

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.

Director
Pekka Parikka
Starring
Taneli Mäkeläas Martti Hakala
Vesa Vierikkoas Jussi Kantola
Timo Torikkaas Pentti Saari