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Original title The Hard Way
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed from age 15
Swedish release 1991-07-12


Michael J. Fox
Nick Lang

James Woods
John Moss

Stephen Lang

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Original title
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Director of Photography
Production Designer
Art Director
Film Editor
Associate Producer
Set Decorator
Costume Designer


Michael J. Fox Nick Lang
James Woods John Moss
Stephen Lang festförstöraren
Annabella Sciorra Susan
Penny Marshall Angie
Delroy Lindo kapten Brix
Luis Guzmán Pooley
Mary Mars China
LL Cool J Billy
John Capodice Grainy
Christina Ricci Bonnie
Conrad Roberts Witherspoon
John Costello den fejkade döde/polis
Bill Cobbs trashanken
George Cheung narkotikahandlaren
Frank Geraci nyhetsuppläsaren
Sophie Maletsky pizzaservitrisen
Lewis Black bankdirektör
Rand Foerster bankdirektör
Anderson Matthews bankdirektör
Kathy Najimy Langs flicka
Dante Smith Dead Romeo
Dwayne McClary Dead Romeo
Sharrieff Pugh Dead Romeo
Anthony Thomas Dead Romeo
Howard "Stick" Baines Dead Romeo
Shawn McLean Dead Romeo
Curtis L. McClarin Dead Romeo


Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 130713
Date 1991-04-12
Classification Allowed from age 15
Original length 3037 meters

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 2.35:1
Sound type Sound
Sound system Dolby Stereo
Colour type Colour
Colour system DeLuxe Color
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 3037 meter
Length in minutes 111 min
Reels 6 rullar

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1991-07-12 Aveny Gothenburg Sweden 111 min
1991-07-12 Palladium Malmö Sweden 111 min
1991-07-12 Saga Stockholm Sweden 111 min (samt ytterligare 12 platser)
TV showing 1996-06-09 TV3 Sweden 106 min
1998-08-18 TV3 Sweden 106 min
2000-12-29 TV3 Sweden 106 min
2003-11-21 TV3 Sweden 106 min
DVD release 2015-10-26 Sweden

Holdings Film

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Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm
Length 3037

Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm
Length 3037

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100

Holdings Stills

Black and white print SET
Colour prints 13
Slides SET
Album No

Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material

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