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Adam & Eva (1997)

Adam and Eva have been married for four years. But the romance has disappeared from their relationship and has been replaced by boredom and old routine. When Adam meets his brother's ... See full summary »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
... Adam
... Eva
... Tove
... Åke
... Sven
Katrin Sundberg ... Kicki
Dubrilla Ekerlund ... Jackie
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kjell Alinge ... Relationship counselor
Greten Andersson ... Eva's Mother
Karin Bjurström ... One of Tove's girlfriends
... Doctor
Sussie Ericsson ... One of Tove's girl friends (as Sussie Eriksson)
... Fireman
... Jonas Gardell
... One of Tova's girl friends
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Adam and Eva have been married for four years. But the romance has disappeared from their relationship and has been replaced by boredom and old routine. When Adam meets his brother's baby-sitter, Jackie, he is immediately attracted to her. They have an affair, but Adam tell himself that they are only friends. However, when Eva finds out that he has a mistress, she leaves him. Adam tries to convince himself that he is free again, but soon realizes that he is still in love with Eva, and must win her back... Written by Mattias Thuresson

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Att älska varandra i nöd och lust ... tills någon annan skiljer oss åt.

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14 February 1997 (Sweden)  »

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Adam i Ewa  »

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SEK 12,000,000 (estimated)
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Awesome
2 March 2004 | by See all my reviews

This was one of the best romantic movies I have seen in a long time. I am from Sweden, but live in the U.S. since 15 years, and often get the opportunity to watch Swedish movies. I am glad I bought this one on DVD.

The script is sharp and witty. There are a few LOL moments, but many more just cute and amusing scenes. Something Hollywood could learn from, not trying too hard.

The anti-hero is truly that, he wants to do the right thing, but always seems to be doing the opposite. There is good chemistry between the two main players. Josefin Nilsson does not only give a fine performance, she is a delight to look at.

The movie did not feel too predictable and it's about situations most of us have been in. Not appreciating what we have, until it's too late. See this movie if you get the chance!


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