The Cuckoo

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Generally favorable reviews - based on 27 Critics

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Universal acclaim- based on 8 Ratings

Summary: Set in the remote wastelands of northern Russia in September, 1944, this is the story of a romantic triangle that develops between a local Lapp woman and the two soldiers from opposite sides of World War II, a deserter sniper from the Finnish army and a Soviet Army captain, to whom she gives refuge.


Runtime: 99 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for sexual content and violence.
Production: Kinokompaniya CTB
Genres: Drama, Comedy, War
Country: Russia
Languages: German, Russian, Finnish, Saami
Home Release Date: Dec 2, 2003 Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: