While You Were Sleeping

While You Were Sleeping

"A story about love at second sight."
  • PG
  • 1995
  • 1 hr 43 min
  • 6.7  (92,008)
  • 67

A young Sandra Bullock plays Lucy, a ticket puncher at the subway station in New York, in this 1995 romance. Peter Callaghan (played by Peter Gallagher) comes to her ticket booth every day. Peter is an upper class, wealthy, handsome socialite who even though never notices Lucy, Lucy is in love from afar with Peter. One day, Peter comes through her ticket booth and gets into an altercation and falls on the train platform as an express train is coming at him. Lucy leaps out of her ticket booth and saves him. In the hospital, where Peter lays in a coma, Lucy is mistaken as Peter's fiance, which the hospital then informs his family. The Callaghans welcome Lucy as one of their own during the Christmas season. As time goes on, Lucy spends more time with Jack, Peter's more rustic, down-to-earth, and empathetic brother (played by Bill Pullman).

While You Were Sleeping
While You Were Sleeping
While You Were Sleeping

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A young Sandra Bullock plays Lucy, a ticket puncher at the subway station in New York, in this 1995 romance. Peter Callaghan (played by Peter Gallagher) comes to her ticket booth every day. Peter is an upper class, wealthy, handsome socialite who even though never notices Lucy, Lucy is in love from afar with Peter. One day, Peter comes through her ticket booth and gets into an altercation and falls on the train platform as an express train is coming at him. Lucy leaps out of her ticket booth and saves him.

In the hospital, where Peter lays in a coma, Lucy is mistaken as Peter's fiance, which the hospital then informs his family. The Callaghans welcome Lucy as one of their own during the Christmas season. As time goes on, Lucy spends more time with Jack, Peter's more rustic, down-to-earth, and empathetic brother (played by Bill Pullman).

While You Were Sleeping is a 1995 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 43 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.7 and a MetaScore of 67.

While You Were Sleeping is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Disney+, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent While You Were Sleeping for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1995
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 43 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.7  (92,008)
  • Metascore
    67