| Drama, War
The tale of a platoon of soldiers during the Continuation War. Based on Väinö Linna's book of the same name.
Producer T.J. Särkkä tried to evade the tax man in a weird way by spending the profits from this film in a large number of quickie movies. This, in part, led to his company's downfall.
Soviet soldier in the trenches trying to convince the Finnish to surrender [shouting]:
Finnish men! Come and have some bread here.
Mäkilä: Why don't you come here and some butter for it?