Sleepless in Seattle

Sleepless in Seattle

DVD - 2003 | 10th anniversary ed
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Publisher: Culver City, CA : Tri-Star Pictures : Distributed by Columbia TriStar Home Video, c2003
Edition: 10th anniversary ed
ISBN: 9781404939417
Branch Call Number: DVD ADULT FICTION
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Language Note: In English with optional subtitles in English, Chinese, Korean, or Thai; closed-captioned
Additional Contributors: Hanks, Tom
Ryan, Meg


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May 29, 2017

An enjoyable film for a quiet night. It is a popcorn movie that does not require deep thought; sometimes, that's what you want. I thought all the actors were appealing --l liked the kid. It was a shock to see Tom Hanks looking so young.

To the May 10th comment--There are at least four shots of the Twin Towers in the background (the kid on top of the Empire State Building, Tom Hanks entering Manhattan, a night shot before the dinner break-up scene, and behind the Empire State Building with hearts). You would see the towers if you were watching the wide-screen version.

May 10, 2017

if you think about - the movie is so dump, like those characters are on IQ 80 - there is no deep sense in their actions - looks like it's parody
Meg - you should really be careful and stay away from Mr Hanks
in next movie he will rob you from your bookstore

BTW interesting that I can't see Twin Towers on any of the scenes from NY
I believe one of the scene was shot INSIDE of it, but otherwise - NONE

Library_Jill Apr 18, 2017

A light, unique romance laced with lots of recognizable snippets of songs. My favorite moment was when Tom Hanks sees Meg Ryan near the end of the movie, and he has this great, subtle change of facial expression as he tries to piece things together--in the entirety of the movie, that stuck out to me as a particularly great instant of acting.

oatmeal_crispy Apr 08, 2017

A decent film with some excellent bits tempered by an annoying kid character. Would it be wrong for me to type that the trailer's a classic (*****)? No. No, I wouldn't. Boat houses are awesome.

Jul 21, 2016

VERY GOOD 1993 romantic comedy with lots of great film shots of Seattle, some at Pike Place Market and Alki Beach in West Seattle.
I was a bit surprised when this film's flavor of 'movie love' gradually drew me in, but it did. The actors were excellent; don't think I've ever seen enticing Meg Ryan before. Rosie O'Donnell as Becky was fun, too.
I've been spending most of my film time watching 30's, 40's and other films from before I was born (or had been too young to be interested when they came out) - glad I watched this more contemporary film.

Jun 08, 2015

And to Finally close out my time in Seattle, I can think of no more fitting a film than this one. I needed to see this one. sampled it but never watched it the whole way through. Now I know the reason. It just wasn't time yet. For this movie ends where I never thought it would. In NYC.....That's the Place for me.....Right as It should be. 6/8/15 3:17p. I have just 2 films left to view..1 of Willa 23** & 53's " For Your Eyes Only " ded. 6/9-6/26/2015

azimsher1 Jul 21, 2014

My favorite movie!! Its absolutely great!

Jun 03, 2014

The Best Movie Made In Seattle!! Possibly the Best Movie for Meg Ryan, who has lately not done much. Tom Hanks is excellent and let's not forget that the picture has a great deal of classic pop music! Add this to the Top 25 All Time Romantic Comedy lists!.

Sep 01, 2013

Even 20 years later, this chick flick is still enjoyable.

btmslt Mar 05, 2013

An alright love story which seems a lot like "When Harry met Sally"

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Sep 19, 2012

"That's your problem. You don't want to be in love. You want to be in love in a movie."

Sep 19, 2012

"It was like coming home, only to no home I'd ever known."


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Mar 19, 2012

After hearing a man confess his love for his dearly departed wife on a call-in radio show, a woman falls deeply, inexplicably in love with him. Deciding he is her destiny, she treks across country on a wildly romantic impulse to meet him
Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Ross Malinger, Rosie O'Donnell, Bill Pullman, Rob Reiner.


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