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Hot Cat? (1968)

Kuuma kissa? (original title)
Classic student beds teacher tale, while latter fends off advances of (elder) work colleague.


Erkko Kivikoski


Kerttu-Kaarina Suosalmi (novel), Kerttu-Kaarina Suosalmi (screenplay)
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Eero Melasniemi Eero Melasniemi ... Antti Salminen
Kurt Ingvall Kurt Ingvall ... Tiitus Laurén
Urpo Poikolainen Urpo Poikolainen ... E. Salminen
Marja-Leena Kouki Marja-Leena Kouki ... Pirjo
Asta Backman Asta Backman ... Kaisa Palmu
Seija Sora Seija Sora ... English Teacher
Lasse Viljas Lasse Viljas ... Head master
Hildegard Koivisto Hildegard Koivisto ... Alma Koskinen
Seppo Jokela Seppo Jokela ... Matti Vanhala
Edit Poikolainen Edit Poikolainen ... Antti's mother
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Jorma Aarroskari Jorma Aarroskari
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Arto Tuominen Arto Tuominen


This love story finds a lonely teacher resisting the advances of an interested co-worker. She is fearful of affection and relationships due to a previous romance that did not work out. The small-town schoolmarm tries to help a male student who has been suspended for drunkenness. She tutors the young man, and soon the two engage in a tender and passionate love affair in which both people reach out and touch each other physically and emotionally.

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Release Date:

23 February 1968 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Heisse Katze? See more »

Filming Locations:

Lahti, Finland

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FJ-Filmi See more »
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Referenced in Näköradiomiehen ihmeelliset siekailut (1969) See more »

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