Sleepless in Seattle is a 1993 American romantic comedy-drama film directed and co-written by Nora Ephron, based on a story by Jeff Arch.It stars Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan, alongside a supporting cast featuring Bill Pullman, Ross Malinger, Rob Reiner, Rosie O'Donnell, Gaby Hoffmann, Victor Garber, and Rita Wilson.A year and a half later, on Christmas Eve 1992, Jonah—who wants his father to find a new wife—calls in to a radio talk show.Jonah persuades a reluctant Sam to go on the air to talk about how much he misses Maggie.A little boy, who is tuned in from Seattle calls in his wish, a new wife for his father who has been widowed for a year and a half.
Without it falling down into weepy tears over some movie!
It was like coming home, only to no home I'd ever known.
"Jonah Baldwin: If you get a new wife, I guess you'll get to have sex with her, huh?
C., Annie Reed hears Jonah and is immediately captivated by him and his selfless Christmas wish.
Jonah and his dad are immediately besieged by countless letters from listeners reaching out to help, including thousands of marriage proposals from women across the country.