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  • Released in England March 22, 1991
  • Released in France January 8, 1992
  • Released in Italy September 1991
  • Released in United States April 23, 1993
  • Released in United States April 9, 1993
  • Released in United States July 28, 1993
  • Released in United States on Video July 28, 1993
  • Released in United States Spring April 9, 1993
  • Michael Palin's script was inspired by a diary note of his great-grandfather, Edward Palin, who in 1866 resigned from St. John's College, Oxford, to marry an Irish-American girl he had met with her guardian on a walking tour in the Alps five years earlier.
  • Feature directorial debut for TV helmer Tristram Powell, son of the writer Anthony Powell.
  • Michael Palin and Tristram Powell received the 1991 award for Best Screenplay from the Writers Guild of Great Britain.
  • Began shooting May 29, 1990.
  • Completed shooting July 19, 1990.
  • Shown at American Film Market (AFM) in Santa Monica February 28 - March 8, 1991.
  • Shown at Toronto Festival of Festivals (First Cinema) September 5-14, 1991.
  • Shown at Venice Film Festival (out of competition) September 3-14, 1991.
  • color
  • rtg BBFC PG
  • Released in France January 8, 1992
  • Released in United States April 9, 1993 (New York City)
  • Released in United States Spring April 9, 1993
  • Released in United States April 23, 1993 (Los Angeles)
  • Released in United States July 28, 1993
  • Released in United States on Video July 28, 1993
  • Released in Italy September 1991