Rent Unknown Soldier (2017)

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Synopsis:
It's June 1941. In Finland, a machine gun company is deployed from its barracks to prepare for the invasion of the Soviet Union. Crossing the old border lost during the Winter War, the band of men engage in increasingly guerilla tactics as their advance on Soviet positions spills more and more into local cities, and the distinction between enemy and civilian starts to blur. Embedding themselves within hostile territories, the threat of ambush on all fronts tests the limits of their courage, discipline and moral code. As the company's ranks deplete, the tension between them augments.
While dealing with constant artillery barrage, sniper attacks and trench warfare around them, it is also the conflicts within each man that threatens to engulf them. Ultimately their dependence on one another is what becomes both their weakness, and their biggest strength. Finland's highest-grossing film of the year, 'Unknown Soldier' is a testament to their sacrifice in World War II and to the human suffering of a universal soldier. It is a part of history that is rarely spoken about, and a part of history that should never be forgotten.
Actors:
Eero Aho, , , , Hannes Suominen, , , , , , Andrei Alen, , Diana Pozharskaya, , , Severi Saarinen, Eino Heiskanen, , Akseli Kouki, Marketta Tikkanen
Directors:
Producers:
Miia Haavisto, Tommi Kangasmaa, Aku Louhimies, Mikko Tenhunen
Writers:
Väinö Linna, Aku Louhimies, Jari Olavi Rantala
Aka:
Tuntematon Sotilas
Studio:
Arrow Films
Genres:
Action & Adventure, Drama
Countries:
Finland, New Releases, Action & Adventure, Drama
BBFC:
Release Date:
19/08/2019
Run Time:
133 minutes
Languages:
Finnish
Subtitles:
English
DVD Regions:
Region 2
Formats:
Pal
Aspect Ratio:
Widescreen 2.35:1
Colour:
Colour
Bonus:
  • Making Of
  • Deleted Scenes

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