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I didn't think this movie would be any good but it surprised me. When I started watching it I expected it would again be one of those "boo-hoo life is so cruel" type of movies. However, the movie is quite cheerful in nature and does not try to condemn people with attitudes and views that differ from the norms. It just presents them with a touch of humor. The locations for the events are interesting and realistic.
Of the actors I especially liked Maristo. She fit her role perfectly as a young woman who goes out to the world to discover how it is instead of just basing her opinions on what her parents say and tell to think. I liked how all the characters were flawed in a way or another like how it is in real life. I also liked how the movie portrayed love and the painful process that is finding one's way to love. There were some famous actors in side roles and it's good that they've been left there because I dislike them in general.
The budget for this movie might not have been a large one but I enjoyed watching it and that is the most important part. You don't need to be a Finn to watch the movie (though, understanding the language is a bonus) as the theme could very well be transferred to other cultures.
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