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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.

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 1995-04-21

Runtime 103 minutes

Budget $17m

Revenue $0.2b


TMDB 6.9


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ursula_rosien shared a tip "Perfect movie to watch during the holidays 😍"

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laurie_galvin-klinsky shared a tip "One of my top 5 favorite movies! I fell in love with Bill Pullman because of this movie! I Love It!!❤"

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laura_heibs shared a tip "I love"

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evelyne_blanchet shared a tip "Such a good romantic comedy 🥺"

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ivette_baez shared a tip "Great little romantic comedy film. Started following Sandra Bullock’s film career after seeing this one. Glad I did."

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karen_lugt shared a tip "My all time favorite movie!"

karen_bozeman shared a tip "This is my all time favorite Christmas movie!"

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ilove_moviesntv shared a tip "So sweet"

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misty_hopkins shared a tip "Such a sweet movie."

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jenavy_fackrell shared a tip "It was fun and cute"

emma_9584 shared a tip "such a good movie"

megan_fox_5169 shared a tip "Light and funny! Love a sweet Sandra!"

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kristy_1869 shared a tip "One of the best!"

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dashmeet_kaur shared a tip "Watch it, you will love it"

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langston_riding shared a tip "Loved it!"

mary_kay_275 shared a tip "One of my favourites"

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lisa_reitz shared a tip "It is my go to rom com when I want to feel good."

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kayla_peck shared a tip "It is amazing...not your classic romance its quirky haha"

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kayla_peck shared a tip "This has always been one of my favorites. Classic rom-com :)"

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allie_trumpower shared a tip "One of my all time favorites— feel good, funny, and romantic! Grab tissues for the laughter and tears!"

jana_kane shared a tip "Such a fun movie. Classic!"

isabel1 shared a tip "Probably The Holiday. What about you?"

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sarah_lucescu shared a tip "A fun romcom that just makes me feel warm"

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bukkie_cso shared a tip "So cute and romantic!!"

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cindy_lee_2129 shared a tip "I can watch this movie forever. Such a good one. Love Sandra's character Lucy."

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pranav_vasani shared a tip "Classic and feel good movie"


kate_7119 shared a tip "Watch this before Christmas or during winter."

a_padg shared a tip "Absolutely love Sandra Bullock as an actress! This rom-com is so adorable. It never gets old :)"

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deb284 shared a tip "My favourite rom-com. All the feels."

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rebeccasays shared a tip "Oh I haven't seen this in ages, love it"

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chantelle_bjolverud shared a tip "One of my all tine favorites"

julie_vanzandt shared a tip "Heartwarming, romantic, sweet."

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lisa_machooka shared a tip "Formulaic romcom but in the best way 🥰"

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melissa_lathen shared a tip "Sweet, not too syrupy"

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aphroditeslove shared a tip "such a good movie!!!"

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