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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 But the romance has disappeared from their relationship and has been replaced by boredom and old routine.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:
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 Girl Friends
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 Tove's Girl Friends
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Storyline

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 But the romance has disappeared from their relationship and has been replaced by boredom and old routine.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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Trivia

During the time "Adam & Eva" premiered, actress Josefin Nilsson was stalked and harassed by an ex. boyfriend that also had beaten and abused her during their relationship. See more »

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The ending credits of the movie are displayed at the beginning, and the opening credits are displayed at the end. See more »

Connections

Spoofs Ricki Lake (1992) See more »

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Stockholm as it is.
22 January 2005 | by beachjoel_hSee all my reviews

This is a marvelous film. Authenticity is its most prominent feature and also its strength; the movie is - in my opinion - THE most accurate description of Stockholm in the 1990's, all cultural expressions accounted for. Typically Swedish phenomena like "the 90's disease" - a post-Swedish Welfare State societal maelstrom affecting the thirty-year-olds and the even younger population - and as well as the somewhat timeless emotional struggling in trying to fit into your "age slot" are depicted with the strokes of geniuses. I myself have seen the film about twenty times over a period of seven years, and I am experiencing new aspects of it as I grow older, noticing new details every time I watch it. To sum up: It's a must-see.


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Country:

Sweden

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

14 February 1997 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Adam og Eva See more »

Filming Locations:

Copenhagen, Denmark See more »

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Budget:

SEK12,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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