ACMI Identifier
308599
Title
Sleepless in Seattle
Creator & Role
Entertainment Distributors Company, distributor
Tri-Star Pictures, production company
Gary Foster, producer
Nora Ephron, director
Place of Production
United States
Creation Date
1993
Colour
Colour
Sound / Audio
Sound
Duration
01:45:00
Language
English
Description
Tom Hanks stars as a recently widowed architect with a young son who moves to Seattle on the East Coast of America to escape the painful memories of his life with his wife. Meg Ryan is a recently engaged journalist who believes she has found the perfect man in her fiancee. Its Christmas, the silly season and Hanks young son has called a talk-back show to try and help his Dad move on with life. Ryan hears his conversation with the radio announcer who calls him Sleepless in Seattle. His words strike a chord in Ryan who begins to doubt if her comfortable life is really all she wants. Thus begins a story of chance and double-chance and of finding true love. This one of the most enchanting romantic comedies ever created.
Audience Classification
PG
Form
Feature films
Feature films/Feature films - United States
Motion picture remakes
Genre
Romance
Comedy
Subject Group
Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety/Love
Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV/Motion picture remakes
Holdings
VHS; Access Print (Section 1)