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Original title Sweeney!
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Production country
Production company
Classification Tillåten från 15 år
Swedish release 1979-01-22


John Thaw

Barry Foster

Ian Bannen

Colin Welland

Diane Keen

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Original title
Swedish release title


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Art Director
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John Thaw Regan
Dennis Waterman Carter
Barry Foster McQueen
Ian Bannen Baker
Colin Welland Chadwick
Diane Keen Bianca
Michael Coles Johnson
Joe Melia Brent
Brian Glover Mac
Linda Bellingham Janice
Morris Perry flygkommendören
Paul Angelis servicemannen
Nick Brimble Burtonshaw
John Atkin Daniels
Bernard Kay Matthews
Antony Scott
Chris Dillinger Johnsons hejdukar
Anthony Brown chefen för mordkommissionen
John Oxley Chadwicks vice presschef
Peggy Aitchison Carters granne
Hal Jeayes betjänten
Sally Osborne Sally
John Kane sergeanten vid specialavdelningen
Peter Childs kommissarien vid mordkommissionen
Alan Mitchell detektivinspektören
Leonard Kavanagh patologen
Anthony Woodruff coronern
Michael Latimer parlamentssekreteraren
Matthew Long trafikpolisen
Joyce Grant McQueens sekreterare
Johnny Shannon dagsergeanten på Scotland Yard
David Corti ynglingen
Susan Skipper Chadwicks sekreterare
Nadim Sawalha ordföranden vid oljekonferensen


Production company Euston Films Ltd
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Sandrew Film & Teater AB

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 119567
Date 1978-11-03
Classification Tillåten från 15 år
Original length 2665 meters
Censored length 2654 meters

Release dates

Release in Stockholm 1979-05-28 Cinema Stockholm Sweden 97 min
Release in Sweden 1979-01-22 Sandrew Västerås Sweden 97 min

Holdings Film

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Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2614

Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690

Holdings Scripts

Script type Dialoglista
Language English

Holdings Stills

Black and white print 11
Colour prints 16
Album No

Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material

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