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The Resource Sleepless in Seattle, TriStar Pictures presents ; a Gary Foster production ; a Nora Ephron film ; executive producers, Lynda Obst, Patrick Crowley ; screenplay by Nora Ephron, David S. Ward, Jeff Arch ; story by Jeff Arch ; produced by Gary Foster ; directed by Nora Ephron, (videorecording)

Sleepless in Seattle, TriStar Pictures presents ; a Gary Foster production ; a Nora Ephron film ; executive producers, Lynda Obst, Patrick Crowley ; screenplay by Nora Ephron, David S. Ward, Jeff Arch ; story by Jeff Arch ; produced by Gary Foster ; directed by Nora Ephron, (videorecording)

Label
Sleepless in Seattle
Title
Sleepless in Seattle
Statement of responsibility
TriStar Pictures presents ; a Gary Foster production ; a Nora Ephron film ; executive producers, Lynda Obst, Patrick Crowley ; screenplay by Nora Ephron, David S. Ward, Jeff Arch ; story by Jeff Arch ; produced by Gary Foster ; directed by Nora Ephron
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Author
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • kor
  • thai
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
On Christmas Eve, psychologist Marcia Fieldstone asks her radio audience to share their dreams for the holiday season. Eight-year-old Jonah calls in from Seattle, with a wish for his dad to find a new wife. Mom died a year-and-a-half ago. Baltimore Sun reporter Annie Reed also hears the broadcast, when Jonah's architect father Sam gets on the air. Sam talks about the magical moment he met his wife and instantly knew that she was the right one. Despite the fact that she is engaged to Walter, Annie feels drawn to Sam. She's not the only one. Some 2000 women from all across the country send letters to the man they know as "Sleepless in Seattle." Jonah picks Annie's out of the mail, sensing that she is the right one to be his new mother. It takes Sam a little longer to catch on
Cataloging source
B@L
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Sven Nykvist ; production designer, Jeffrey Townsend ; editor, Robert Reitano ; music composed and adapted by Marc Shaiman ; costume designer, Judy Ruskin
Date time place
Originally produced as an American motion picture in 1993
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: Rated PG for some language;
  • Canadian Home Video Rating: Rated PG
  • Closed-captioned
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English, Chinese, Korean, or Thai; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
S64 2003
PerformerNote
Tom Hanks (Sam Baldwin), Meg Ryan (Annie Reed), Bill Pullman (Walter), Ross Malinger (Jonah Baldwin), Rosie O'Donnell (Becky), Gaby Hoffmann (Jessica), Victor Garber (Greg), Rita Wilson (Suzy), Barbara Garrick (Victoria), Carey Lowell (Maggie Baldwin), Dana Ivey (Claire), David Hyde Pierce (Dennis Reed), Rob Reiner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1945-
  • 1984-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Foster, Gary
  • Ephron, Nora
  • Obst, Lynda Rosen
  • Crowley, Patrick Timothy
  • Ward, David S.
  • Arch, Jeff
  • Hanks, Tom
  • Ryan, Meg
  • Pullman, Bill
  • Malinger, Ross
  • O'Donnell, Rosie
  • Hoffman, Gaby
  • Garber, Victor
  • Wilson, Rita
  • Garrick, Barbara
  • Lowell, Carey
  • Ivey, Dana
  • Pierce, David Hyde
  • Reiner, Rob
  • Tri-Star Pictures
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Empire State Building (New York, N.Y.)
  • Love
  • Fate and fatalism
  • Widowers
  • Single fathers
  • Fathers and sons
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Friendship
  • Women
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Baltimore (Md.)
  • Seattle (Wash.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Sleepless in Seattle, TriStar Pictures presents ; a Gary Foster production ; a Nora Ephron film ; executive producers, Lynda Obst, Patrick Crowley ; screenplay by Nora Ephron, David S. Ward, Jeff Arch ; story by Jeff Arch ; produced by Gary Foster ; directed by Nora Ephron, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781404939417
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396016323
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
01632
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn966552565
  • (OCoLC)966552565
System details
DVD; Region 1; Dolby digital stereo; anamorphic widescreen presentation, aspect ratio 1.85:1 or full screen presentation, aspect ratio 1.33:1
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Sleepless in Seattle, TriStar Pictures presents ; a Gary Foster production ; a Nora Ephron film ; executive producers, Lynda Obst, Patrick Crowley ; screenplay by Nora Ephron, David S. Ward, Jeff Arch ; story by Jeff Arch ; produced by Gary Foster ; directed by Nora Ephron, (videorecording)
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781404939417
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396016323
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
01632
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn966552565
  • (OCoLC)966552565
System details
DVD; Region 1; Dolby digital stereo; anamorphic widescreen presentation, aspect ratio 1.85:1 or full screen presentation, aspect ratio 1.33:1
Video recording format
laserdisc

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