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Basic facts

Original title Hachiko: A Dog's Story
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Average rating 2,68 / 5
Original work
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed for all
Swedish release 2010-01-22


Richard Gere
Parker Wilson

Sarah Roemer
Andy Wilson

Joan Allen
Cate Wilson

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Other Crew


Richard Gere Parker Wilson
Sarah Roemer Andy Wilson
Joan Allen Cate Wilson
Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa Ken
Jason Alexander Carl
Erick Avari Shabir
Robert Capron elev
Davenia McFadden Mary Anne
hund Forest Hachiko
Kevin DeCoste Ronnie
Bates Wilder hundfångare
Robbie Sublett Michael
Tora Hallström Heather
Gloria Crist pendlare
Denece Ryland Miss Latham
Donald Warnock tågkonduktör
Donna Sorbello Myra


Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 146881
Date 2009-06-09
Classification Allowed for all
Original length 2536 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 402, 499, 564, 513, 558.

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Sound type Sound
Sound system Dolby Digital
Colour type Colour
Colour system DeLuxe Color
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2536 meter
Length in minutes 93 min
Reels 5 rullar

Original work

Original title Hachikô monogatari (Film)
Screenplay, original work Kaneto Shindo
Director, original work Seijirô Kôyama

Production location

Woonsocket, Rhode Island USA
Bristol, Rhode Island USA
Columbus Theatre Arts Center Providence, Rhode Island USA
University of Rhode Island Kingston, Rhode Island USA

Release dates

Release in Sweden 2010-01-22 Sweden 93 min
First showing 2009-12-18 USA 93 min
Festival showing 2009-06-13 Seattle, Washington USA 93 min (Seattle International Film Festival)
Other showing 2009-07-08 Tokyo Japan 93 min (biografpremiär i Japan)
DVD release 2010-04-28 Sweden

Holdings Film

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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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