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
Sep 1, 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 ...
Nov 6, 2015 ... The directors of the films Circus, East-West, and The Cuckoo .... The sniper's
name is Veikko, and against his will, he is dressed in an SS ...
Jan 11, 2014 ... In real combat, no soldier wants to die, and incoming sniper fire ..... taken from
idea of the sniper sitting in the tree like a cuckoo, which was also ...
Feb 3, 2013 ... Chris Kyle's murder yesterday was a conspiracy, no way the top Sniper in US
Military history is murdered at a gun range for no reason.
Synopsis. Several days before Finland, an ally of Nazi Germany, pulls out of
World War II, Veiko (Haapasalo), a Finnish sniper, is turned on by his compatriots