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Basic facts

Original title When a Man Loves a Woman
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed from age 11
Swedish release 1994-07-29


Andy Garcia
Michael Green

Meg Ryan
Alice Green

Tina Majorino
Jess Green

Mae Whitman
Casey Green

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Svensk premiärtitel
Title for Swedish Video release


Director of Photography
Production Designer
Film Editor


Andy Garcia Michael Green
Meg Ryan Alice Green
Lauren Tom Amy
Philip Seymour Hoffman Gary
Tina Majorino Jess Green
Mae Whitman Casey Green
Ellen Burstyn Emily
Eugene Roche Walter
LaTanya Richardson doktor Gina Mendez
Gail Strickland Pam
Steven Brill grabben med halvsidenslipsen
Susanna Thompson Janet
Erinn Canavan Shannon
Bari K. Willerford Malcolm
James Jude Courtney Earl
Jacques de Groot grabben längst bak
Anne Ohliger Jess, 4 år
Tony Montero bartendern
Cynthia Mace sköterskan
Jennie Yee Vu
William Frankfather AA-ledaren
Angelina Fiordellisi Joanna
Ellen Geer AA-kvinna
Liz Lang AA-kvinna
Amy Treese AA-kvinna
Brandis Kemp AA-kvinna
Judith Friend AA-kvinna
Deana Koprynski AA-kvinna
Syd Field patient
Peer Ebbighausen patient
Ronald Bass AA-man
Joe Drago AA-man
Andrew Magarian AA-man


Produktionsbolag Touchstone Pictures
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Buena Vista International (Sweden) AB 1994
Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 1991
Distributor in Sweden (Video) Buena Vista Home Video AB 1995
Distributor in Sweden (buy video) Buena Vista Home Video AB 1995
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment AB 2003

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 132670
Date 1994-04-28
Classification Allowed from age 11
Original length 3440 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 469-494-502-578-558-522-317 = 3 440 m.

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Sound type Sound
Sound system Dolby Stereo Spectral Recording
Colour type Colour
Colour system Technicolor
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 3440 meter
Length in minutes 125 min
Reels 7 rullar

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1994-07-29 Royal Göteborg Sweden 125 min
1994-07-29 Metropol Malmö Sweden 125 min
1994-07-29 BioPalatset Stockholm Sweden 125 min
1994-07-29 Royal 1 Stockholm Sweden 125 min (samt ytterligare 11 platser)
TV showing 1997-09-14 TV3 Sweden 120 min
2001-08-21 TV3 Sweden 120 min
2002-06-16 TV3 Sweden 120 min
2004-06-13 TV3 Sweden 120 min
2005-02-08 TV3 Sweden 120 min
Video release 1995-03 Sweden 120 min
DVD release 2003-10-08 Sweden

Holdings Film

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Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100

Holdings Stills

Black and white print 5
Colour prints 8
Album No

Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material

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