A cuckoo is a military slang term for a sniper, disguised in a sprawling tree. This
word has been particularly applied to the Finnish Winter War snipers and the ...
The Cuckoo (original title Kukushka) is a 2002 Russian war drama movie
directed by Aleksandr ... Veikko is armed with a Karabiner 98k rifle with sniper
Mar 10, 2015 ... Cuckoo [Kukushka] Russia, 2002. Color, 105 minutes. Russian ... a rock to serve
as a sniper, punishment by his fellow men for being a pacifist.
Jul 11, 2003 ... ''The Cuckoo'' is set during a confusing period at the end of World War II, ... He is
what the Russian soldiers call a cuckoo: a sniper on a suicide ...
He is known as a "cuckoo", a sniper on a suicide mission. Set in an area rarely
seen: Lapland, The Cuckoo (Kukushka), directed by Aleksandre Rogozhkin, is a
View company contact information for The Cuckoo on IMDbPro. .... 'Cuckoo' (as
the bird) was military slang for a solitary sniper, the role Veikko is forced to ...
I could just note: "Sniper Veiko shoots from a rifle", but it will be an absolutely
different approach if I write: "Sniper Veiko shoots form old Austrian rifle, with
September 1944, in a land torn apart by war, a Finnish sniper is labeled a coward
by his compatriots; as punishment, he is nailed to a rock and left to his own ...
September of 1944, a few days before Finland went out of the Second World War.
A chained to a rock Finnish sniper-kamikadze Veikko managed to set himself ...