“What are you going to do? Everything, is my guess. It will be a little messy, but embrace the mess. It will be complicated, but rejoice in the complications.”
― Nora Ephron quotes about life and love.
Sleepless in Seattle is a 1993 American comedy-drama film about a recently widowed man's son who calls a radio talk-show in an attempt to find his father a partner.-Wiki Quotes
No matter how much you watch a movie, there are new things you notice when you watch it again. I have watched this movie countless times already. Our situations are not the same, but somehow the story really touches my soul.
“Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.”
― Nora Ephron
Writing Credits (WGA)
|Nora Ephron||...||(screenplay) and|
|David S. Ward||...||(screenplay) and|
WHAT CAN I SAY ABOUT THE LEADING MAN?
I like Tom Hanks, but...
Maybe Tom Hanks is really more bankable than Bill Pullman, but if I were to choose who would play Sam and they were the only choices, I would pick Bill over Tom. Oh well.
The characters talking about AN AFFAIR TO REMEMBER(The 1957 remake of the 1939 flick called LOVE AFFAIR)
Rosie O'Donnell(Becky), Meg Ryan(Annie), Tom Hanks(Sam) and Rita Wilson(Suzy)
NICKIE FERRANTE: It's now or never.
It's now or never.
TERRY MCKAY: Never is a frightening word...
NICKIE FERRANTE: We'd be fools to let happiness pass us by. TERRY MCKAY: And just because you haven't...
NICKIE FERRANTE: Worked? Doesn't mean to say I couldn't. No, of course not. Suppose I... It'll take some time, say six months, to find out if...
TERRY MCKAY: If? If what? NICKIE FERRANTE: Well, just suppose...
TERRY MCKAY: Now, be realistic.
NICKIE FERRANTE: All right. If I worked hard enough and long enough, say for six months, where would you be?
TERRY MCKAY: What are you trying to say, Nickie?
NICKIE FERRANTE: I just want to be worthy of asking you to marry me.
I just want to be worthy of asking you to marry me. TERRY MCKAY: Nickie, that's just about the nicest... Your voice cracked. (source)
Annie tells him, "Walter, I don't deserve you."Walter teasingly tells her, "No, I wouldn't put it that way...But ... okay."
Please read Dionne Galace's Review. Even if I love the story of the movie, I share her sentiments.
Annie Reed: What?
Barbara: You know.
Annie Reed: What?
Barbara: Magic. It was magic.
Annie Reed: Magic.
Barbara: I knew we would be together forever, and that everything would be wonderful, just the way you feel about Walter. Walter. It's quite a formal name, isn't it?.
The quote is from Annie's Brother, Dennis Reed
- 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
- David Hyde Pierce - Dennis Reed
- Dana Ivey - Claire Bennett
- Rob Reiner - Jay
- Kevin O'Morrison - Cliff Reed
- Caroline Aaron as Dr. Marcia Fieldstone
Worst part: "Jessica, this is your father..." (Oh, she didn't know?)