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Original title The Remains of the Day
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Original work
Production country
Production company
Classification Barntillåten
Swedish release 1994-02-25


Anthony Hopkins

Emma Thompson
Miss Kenton

James Fox
Lord Darlington

Peter Vaughan

Hugh Grant

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Anthony Hopkins Stevens
Emma Thompson Miss Kenton
James Fox Lord Darlington
Christopher Reeve Lewis
Peter Vaughan fadern
Hugh Grant kardinalen
Michael Lonsdale Dupont D'Ivry
Tim Pigott-Smith Benn
Patrick Godfrey Spencer
Peter Cellier Sir Leonard Bax
Ben Chaplin Charlie
Paul Copley Harry Smith
Peter Eyre Lord Halifax
Lena Headey Lizzie
Brigitte Kahn baronessan
Ian Redford pubägaren
Pip Torrens doktor Carlisle
Rupert Vansittart Sir Geoffrey Wren
John Haycraft auktionsförrättaren
Caroline Hunt hyresvärdinnan
Paula Jacobs Mrs. Mortimer
Steve Dibben George
Abigail Harrison husjungfrun
Peter Halliday kanik Tufnell
Terence Bayler reparatören
Jeffry Wickham vicomte Biggs
Hugh Sweetman kökspojken
John Savident doktor Meredith
Tony Aitken brevbäraren
Emma Lewis Elsa
Joanna Joseph Irma
Christopher Brown Wrens vän
Jo Kendall pubägarens fru
Steven Beard Andrews
Frank Shelley premiärministern
Jestyn Phillips tjänsteman vid utrikesdepartementet
Wolf Kahler den tyske ambassadören
Frank Höltje tjänsteman vid tyska ambassaden
Andreas Töns tjänsteman vid tyska ambassaden
Roger McKern poliskonstapeln
Angela Newmarch servitrisen


Production company Merchant Ivory Productions Ltd. (för)
Columbia Pictures
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Columbia TriStar Films (Sweden) AB 1994
Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet
Distributor in Sweden (DCP) SF Studios 2017
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Sweden AB 2003

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 132448
Date 1993-12-22
Classification Barntillåten
Original length 3678 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 599-497-492-603-569-615-303 = 3 678 m.

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 2.35:1
Sound type Sound
Sound system Dolby Stereo
Colour type Colour
Colour system Technicolor
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24

Original work

Original title The Remains of the Day (Novel)
Author Kazuo Ishiguro

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1994-02-25 Göta Gothenburg Sweden 134 min
1994-02-25 Camera Malmö Sweden 134 min
1994-02-25 Riviera Stockholm Sweden 134 min (samt ytterligare 7 platser)
TV showing 1998-03-07 SVT2 Sweden 129 min
2001-02-15 Kanal 5 Sweden 129 min
2001-07-19 Kanal 5 Sweden 129 min
2003-01-04 Kanal 5 Sweden 129 min
2004-08-07 Kanal 5 Sweden 129 min
2005-01-29 Kanal 5 Sweden 129 min
DVD release 2003-12-08 Sweden
Re-release 2017-12-18 Sweden
Cinematheque screening 2017-12-03 Filmhuset Stockholm Sweden
TV showing 2018-04-09 TV4 Film Sweden
2018-05-04 TV4 Film Sweden
2018-05-07 TV4 Film Sweden
2018-05-21 TV4 Film Sweden
2018-05-24 TV4 Film Sweden
2018-06-07 TV4 Film Sweden
2018-06-10 TV4 Film Sweden
2018-06-18 TV4 Film Sweden
2018-06-22 TV4 Film Sweden
2018-07-12 TV4 Film Sweden
2018-07-14 TV4 Film Sweden
2018-07-17 TV4 Film Sweden
2018-07-27 TV4 Film Sweden

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Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 3668

Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 3668

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100

Holdings Scripts

Script type Cutting continuity
Language English

Holdings Stills

Black and white print 13
Colour prints 8
Slides SET
Album No

Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material

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