The film, which itself is a remake of a 1972 comedy, follows a couple as they are meet unforeseen troubles and bureaucracy when they refurbish an inherited house to get away from a mad mother. A hopeless and hilarious meet with the system.
The film stars Atle Antonsen, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Anne Marit Jacobsen and Ine F. Jansen. It is directed by Arild Fröhlich, who has directed a number of classic Norwegian films including Fatso, Grand Hotel and Doctor Proctors Fart Powder.
The Finnish remake will be directed by Taneli Mustonen, who previously directed a Finnish remake of the Danish comedy Reunion. That remake was so successful it beat Star Wars at the box office in Finland.
Remakes upon remakes upon remakes!