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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 But the romance has disappeared from their relationship and has been replaced by boredom and old routine.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 ... See full summary »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Björn Kjellman ... Adam
Josefin Nilsson ... Eva
Tintin Anderzon ... Tove
Jacob Ericksson ... Åke
Reine Brynolfsson ... Sven
Katrin Sundberg Katrin Sundberg ... Kicki
Dubrilla Ekerlund Dubrilla Ekerlund ... Jackie
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kjell Alinge Kjell Alinge ... Relationship counselor
Greten Andersson Greten Andersson ... Eva's Mother
Karin Bjurström Karin Bjurström ... One of Tove's girlfriends
Jonas Cornell ... Doctor
Sussie Ericsson Sussie Ericsson ... One of Tove's girl friends (as Sussie Eriksson)
Gert Fylking ... Fireman
Jonas Gardell ... Jonas Gardell
Martina Haag ... 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 But the romance has disappeared from their relationship and has been replaced by boredom and old routine.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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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Country:

Sweden

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

14 February 1997 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Adam i Ewa See more »

Filming Locations:

Copenhagen, Denmark See more »

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Budget:

SEK 12,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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a lot of fun
1 March 1999 | by petshopSee all my reviews

A hilarious comedy that sends up film techniques while providing an interesting character study. The film begins where Hollywood romances leave off. A young firefighter saves a woman from a blazing building. They kiss and fall in love. The closing credits roll. Then Adam and Eva begins.

It's exuberant directing never overshadows the characters that make up its story. The romance seems to have faded from their relationship and the couple discusses divorce. Then Adam has an affair and the ball gets rolling.

Sometimes a little too much is compacted into the story, as though the filmmaker knew this was the only film they'd ever make, and they wanted to get everything in it.


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