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Original title Borg
Form Feature
Director
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Screenplay
Production country
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Classification Allowed from age 7
Dialogue
Swedish release 2017-09-08

Cast

Sverrir Gudnason
Björn Borg

Shia LaBeouf
John McEnroe

Stellan Skarsgård
Lennart Bergelin

Tuva Novotny
Mariana Simionescu

Björn Granath
Bengt Grive

Leo Borg
ung Björn Borg (9-13 år)

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Plot summary

A film about Björn Borg, one of the greatest in tennis history, and his biggest rival, the young and talented John McEnroe, and their legendary duel during the 1980 Wimbledon tournament....

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Petter Mattsson
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Titles

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Crew

Cast

Sverrir Gudnason Björn Borg
Shia LaBeouf John McEnroe
Stellan Skarsgård Lennart Bergelin
Tuva Novotny Mariana Simionescu
Björn Granath Bengt Grive
Leo Borg ung Björn Borg (9-13 år)
Marcus Mossberg Björn Borg 15 år
Jackson Gann John McEnroe 14 år
Scott Arthur Peter Flemming
Ian Blackman John McEnroe snr
Robert Emms Vitas Gerulatis
Mats Blomgren Rune Borg
Julia Marko-Nord Margareta Borg
Jane Perry Kay McEnroe
Demetri Goritsas Björn Borgs agent
Roy McCrery Björn Borgs agent
Jason Forbes Arthur Ashe
Tom Datnow Jimmy Connors
Colin Stinton talkshow-värld
Claes Ljungmark Mats Hasselqvist
Dag Malmberg klubbordförande i Södertälje
James Sobol Kelly John McEnroes agent
Thomas Hedengran Lennart Hyland
Jean Claude Okou tabacägare
Felix Engström tennistränare Stockholm
Annika Whittembury argentinsk TV-reporter
Janis Ahern psykolog
Bob Boudreaux Mr. Henderson
Inger Järpedal Mrs. Henderson
David Bowles fransk kommentator
Richard Drazny amerikansk kommentator
Jamie Marshall brittisk kommentator
Philipp Schenker tysk kommentator
Federico Cafaro argentisk TV-tolk

Companies

Production Company SF Studios
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet
Distributor in Sweden (digital) Nordisk Film AB 2017

Plot summary

A film about Björn Borg, one of the greatest in tennis history, and his biggest rival, the young and talented John McEnroe, and their legendary duel during the 1980 Wimbledon tournament. It’s a story of two men that became legends, and the price they had to pay.

Swedish censorship

Censorship number 204770
Date 2017-09-01
Classification Allowed from age 7
Notes DCP.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 2.35:1
Length in minutes 105 min


Production location

2016-08-16
Göteborg Sweden
Prag Czech Republic
London United Kingdom
Monaco

Release dates

Release in Sweden 2017-09-08 Sweden

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