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Original title The Closer You Get
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Production country
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Classification Barntillåten
Swedish release 2000-11-03


Ian Hart
Kieran O'Donnagh

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Ian Hart Kieran O'Donnagh
Sean McGinley Ian
Niamh Cusack Kate
Ruth McCabe Mary
Ewan Stewart Pat
Pat Shortt Ollie
Cathleen Bradley Siobhan
Sean McDonagh Sean
Risteard Cooper fader Hubert Mallone
Maureen O'Brien Dollie
Pat Laffan Giovanni
Joan Sheehy Joan
Britta Smith Mrs. Duncannon
Dessie Gallagher Mickey
Deborah Barnett Ella
Patricia Martin Mrs. Lock
Frank Laverty Brian
Doreen Keogh Mrs. Giovanni
Pauline Hutton Deirdra
Nuala O'Neill Molly
Michael McDougall Liam
Nora Keneghan Mrs. Campbell
Antonio Sierra spansk fiskare
Tito Heredia spansk fiskare
Massimo Marraccini spansk fiskare
Thomas Timoney spansk fiskare
Philippe Buret spansk fiskare
Brian Cannon busschauffören
Nikki Fox amerikansk flicka
Karen Noble amerikansk flicka
Regina Ford amerikansk flicka
Jackie Quinn Jackie Fitzpatrick


Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 136531
Date 1999-11-30
Classification Barntillåten
Original length 2524 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 438-514-541-516-515

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Sound type Sound
Sound system Dolby Stereo Spectral Recording
Colour type Colour
Frames per second 24

Release dates

Release in Sweden 2000-11-03 Filmstaden Göteborg Sweden 92 min
2000-11-03 Kino Lund Sweden 92 min
2000-11-03 Spegeln Malmö Sweden 92 min
2000-11-03 Röda Kvarn Stockholm Sweden 92 min
2000-11-03 Filmstaden Uppsala Sweden 92 min
10 (1979) Cited in The Closer You Get (2000)

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Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100

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Black and white print 1
Album No

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