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.

  1. Jon Turteltaub


  2. Fredric LeBow


  3. Daniel G. Sullivan


Top Billed Cast

  1. Sandra Bullock

    Sandra Bullock

    Lucy Eleanor Moderatz

  2. Bill Pullman

    Bill Pullman

    Jack Callaghan

  3. Peter Gallagher

    Peter Gallagher

    Peter Callaghan

  4. Peter Boyle

    Peter Boyle

    Ox Callaghan

  5. Jack Warden

    Jack Warden


Full Cast & Crew

While You Were Sleeping
While You Were Sleeping



Status Released

Release Information

  • April 21, 1995


    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 43m

Budget $17,000,000.00

Revenue $182,057,016.00



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