About the film
based on novel or book
The Girl's Very Own Recruit
Release Date: July 04, 1952
|Production Companies||:||Fennada-Filmi (1950-1983)|
|Writers||:||Lasse Pöysti, Joel Laikka, Joel Laikka|
The military farce, directed by Lasse Pöysti, is based on Joel Laikka's novel. The illiterate Nieminen (Pöysti), who starts his military service through mischief and being tempted by other rookies, causes confusion in the barracks. At the behest of colonel (Paavo Jännes), attempts are made to teach him in different ways - the women of the locality are also interested in teaching. Soon Nieminen will be the competing with sergeant major Vasikainen (Reino Valkama) for the affections of the colonel's cook Vieno (Toini Vartiainen).