Message in a Bottle

Watch Message in a Bottle

"A story of love lost and found."
  • PG-13
  • 1999
  • 2 hr 11 min
  • 6.2  (39,926)
  • 39

In the 1999 romantic drama film Message in a Bottle, Kevin Costner plays Garrett Blake, a widowed shipbuilder living in North Carolina. One day, while taking a walk on the beach, he comes across a bottle containing a heartfelt letter from a woman named Catherine, played by Robin Wright, who wrote it to her deceased husband. Touched by the letter, Garrett becomes obsessed with finding out who Catherine is and sets out on a journey to find her.

With the help of his father, Dodge, played by the legendary Paul Newman, Garrett finally tracks Catherine down in Chicago, where she works as a journalist. The two begin a tentative romance, but Garrett struggles with moving on from the pain of his past and keeping his emotions at bay, while Catherine hides her own tragic secrets.

As they spend time together, Garrett and Catherine begin to fall deeply in love. However, their blossoming relationship is threatened by their inability to fully open up to one another and come to terms with their pasts. When Catherine's secrets are revealed, everything they have built together is put in jeopardy.

Throughout the film, Costner, Wright, and Newman give outstanding performances, fully embodying their complex and emotionally layered characters. The chemistry between Costner and Wright is palpable, and their love story is both heartbreaking and heartwarming.

Message in a Bottle is a poignant exploration of love, loss, and the power of human connection. It is a film that will leave viewers with a renewed appreciation for the depth and complexity of the human experience.

In conclusion, Message in a Bottle is a must-watch film that showcases the talents of its extraordinary cast and tells a moving story that will stay with you long after the credits have rolled.

Message in a Bottle is a 1999 romance movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 11 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.2 and a MetaScore of 39.

Message in a Bottle
Where to Watch Message in a Bottle
Message in a Bottle is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Apple TV, Google Play, Microsoft Movies & TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Message in a Bottle for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.
  • Release Date
  • MPAA Rating
  • Runtime
    2 hr 11 min
  • Language
  • IMDB Rating
    6.2  (39,926)
  • Metascore