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
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 ...
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
There's a pacifist-Finnish-conscript-sniper-prisoner of the Russians (got all that?)
.... The Finn soldier (Veikko played by Ville Haapasalo) is a sniper (Cuckoo in ...
Sep 2, 2015 ... Onomatopoeia is the formation of a word that imitates the sound to which it refers.
Examples are cuckoo, meow, bang, and pow. In "The Sniper," ...
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 ...
Feb 3, 2013 ... Cuckoo: Right-wing conspiracy nuts out in force over Chris Kyle's death ... Chris
Kyle (most lethal sniper in history) was shot today in N. TX at a ...
Oct 16, 2012 ... The Cuckoo (2002) / War-Drama ... The cuckoo of the title refers to the name
given to a sniper working alone in the war, which is what Veikko is ...
Jan 9, 2016 ... “Some of the soldiers, who appeared to be either very stupidly led, or if they were
led at all … turned into Cuckoo Lane on the double, about a ...