While You Were Sleeping

While You Were Sleeping (1995)

A story about love at second sight.

  • Genre: Romance, Comedy
  • Release Date: 1995-04-21
  • User Rating: 6.945/10 from 1385 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 43min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Caravan Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Jon Turteltaub
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A transit worker pulls commuter Peter off railway tracks after he's mugged, but—while he's in a coma—his family mistakenly thinks she's Peter's fiancée, and she doesn't correct them. Things get more complicated when she falls for his brother, who's not quite sure that she's who she claims to be.

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  • Sandra Bullock

    as Lucy Eleanor Moderatz
  • Bill Pullman

    as Jack Callaghan
  • Peter Gallagher

    as Peter Callaghan
  • Peter Boyle

    as Ox Callaghan
  • Jack Warden

    as Saul
  • Glynis Johns

    as Elsie
  • Micole Mercurio

    as Midge Callaghan
  • Jason Bernard

    as Jerry
  • Michael Rispoli

    as Joe Jr.
  • Ally Walker

    as Ashley Bacon
  • Monica Keena

    as Mary Callaghan
  • Ruth Rudnick

    as Wanda
  • Marcia Wright

    as Celeste
  • Dick Cusack

    as Dr. Rubin
  • Thomas Q. Morris

    as Man in Peter's Room
  • Bernie Landis

    as Doorman
  • James Krag

    as Dalton Clarke
  • Rick Worthy

    as Orderly
  • Marc Grapey

    as Intern
  • Joel Hatch

    as Priest
  • Mike Bacarella

    as Mr. Fusco
  • Peter Siragusa

    as Hot Dog Vendor
  • Gene Janson

    as Man in Church
  • Krista Lally

    as Phyllis
  • Kevin Gudahl

    as Cop at ICU
  • Ann Whitney

    as Blood Donor Nurse
  • Margaret Travolta

    as Admitting Nurse
  • Shea Farrell

    as Ashley's Husband
  • Kate Reinders

    as Beth
  • Susan Messing

    as Celeste's Friend
  • Richard Pickren

    as Lucy's Father
  • Megan Schaiper

    as Young Lucy
Camera Phedon Papamichael Director of Photography
Camera Wally Pfister Camera Operator
Production Amanda Mackey Casting
Production Cathy Sandrich Gelfond Casting
Production Roger Birnbaum Producer
Sound Randy Edelman Original Music Composer
Directing Jon Turteltaub Director
Editing Bruce Green Editor
Production Steve Barron Executive Producer
Writing Daniel G. Sullivan Screenplay
Writing Fredric LeBow Screenplay
Production Joe Roth Producer
Production Jonathan Glickman Associate Producer
Production Arthur M. Sarkissian Executive Producer
Art Larry Dias Set Decoration
Editing David Rennie First Assistant Editor
Art Daniel B. Clancy Leadman
Sound Ralph Ferraro Orchestrator
Costume & Make-Up Betsy Cox Costume Design
Sound Paul Massey Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Production Charles J.D. Schlissel Unit Production Manager
Production Charles J.D. Schlissel Co-Producer
Art Harry N. Haase Lead Painter
Lighting Rafael E. Sánchez Gaffer
Directing Bruce Franklin First Assistant Director
Art Amelia Hochberg Assistant Set Decoration
Art Garreth Stover Production Design
Art Chris Cornwell Art Direction
Sound Adam Sawelson Dialogue Editor
Sound James Beshears ADR Supervisor
Sound Chris David Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Editing David Orr Color Timer
Crew Carl Paoli Stunts
Costume & Make-Up Elaina P. Schulman Key Hair Stylist
Art Suzan Wexler Set Designer
Art Marcie Friedman Art Department Coordinator
Lighting Alphonse Blumenthal Best Boy Electric
Camera Peter Kuttner First Assistant Camera
Costume & Make-Up Deborah K. Dee Hairstylist
Crew Rick Le Fevour Stunt Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up Kimberly Guenther Durkin Costume Supervisor
Sound Blair Scheller Boom Operator
Sound Blair Scheller Utility Sound
Directing Alicia Accardo Script Supervisor
Sound Gary Mundheim Foley Editor
Sound J. Paul Huntsman Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Benjamin Beardwood Dialogue Editor
Production Don J. Hug Location Manager
Sound Bruce Tanis Sound Effects Editor
Production Katherine E. Beyda Production Supervisor
Sound Dennis S. Sands Scoring Mixer
Art Tyler Osman Construction Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up Whitney James Makeup Artist
Sound John LaSalandra Music Editor
Sound Jeff Rosen Foley Supervisor
Lighting Eugene F. Crededio Gaffer
Production Elizabeth Lang Casting Associate
Costume & Make-Up Pamela S. Westmore Makeup Supervisor
Crew Timothy J. Maxwell Transportation Captain
Production Leslie Mikol Production Assistant
Costume & Make-Up Heather Pollock Costumer
Lighting John P. Friday Electrician
Camera Robert Krzeminski Grip
Crew Guy Clayton Special Effects Coordinator
Sound Gary Lewis Dialogue Editor
Crew James Hogan Transportation Captain
Sound Jeffrey A. Williams Boom Operator
Sound Joe Earle Sound Effects Editor
Sound Dean Drabin Foley Mixer
Camera Morgan Michael Lewis Key Grip
Production Wileen Dragovan Assistant Location Manager
Art Robert Dawson Title Designer
Crew George DiLeonardi Transportation Coordinator
Camera Michael P. Weinstein Still Photographer
Sound Curt Frisk Production Sound Mixer
Lighting Anthony J. Lullo Electrician
Camera Hope A. Nielsen Second Assistant Camera
Production Rick Boynton Locale Casting Director
Lighting Sam Bertone Electrician
Sound Jeanine Payne First Assistant Sound Editor
Camera Chris Freres Best Boy Grip
Sound Stephen Janisz ADR Editor
Art William D'Ambra Property Master
Art David J. Chamerski Assistant Property Master
Crew James Fierro Stunts
Sound Ann Hadsell Foley Recordist
Editing Theresa Repola Mohammed Negative Cutter
Camera Mark Purkart Grip
Camera Fernando M. Briones Grip
Production Dana Armonda Production Secretary
Crew Linda Perlin Stunts
Crew Frank Yario Jr. Video Assist Operator
Lighting John S. Robertson Rigging Grip
Camera John Hudecek Dolly Grip
Production Elaine Johnson Associate Producer
Production Susan Stremple Co-Producer
Crew Stephan Choiniere Stunts
Directing Sandra M. Middleton Second Assistant Director
Directing Aiman A. Humaideh Second Second Assistant Director
Costume & Make-Up Kaye Nottbusch Set Costumer
Sound Rebecca Nicolaou Assistant Sound Editor
Production Melissa K. Cooper Production Coordinator
Production Rosemary Orlando Assistant Production Coordinator
Production Peter Hollocker Production Assistant
Production Julie Herman Production Assistant
Production Gerald F. Nichols Production Assistant
Production Mary Mooney Producer's Assistant
Crew Mark H. Brunetz Actor's Assistant
Production Robin E. Agron Assistant Location Manager
Production Jack W. Haddox Production Accountant
Production Patricia J. Amaral First Assistant Accountant
Production Cheryl McHugh Assistant Accountant
Production Patricia S. Kingery Assistant Accountant
Crew Braden Wright Unit Publicist
Crew Sidney Edwards Technical Advisor