JOE VS. THE VOLCANO co-stars Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan are reunited by director/co-writer Nora Ephron in this equally whimsical, but far more successful, romantic comedy. Superbly acted, beautifully photographed, and resolutely warm and fuzzy, SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE is a romantic treat.
Recent widower Sam Baldwin (Hanks), a Chicago architect, moves with his eight-year-old son Jonah (Ross Malinger) to Seattle, where he hopes to start fresh, though he's haunted by the memory of his wife, Maggie (Carey Lowell, seen in home movies, dreams, and flashbacks). One night, a desperate
Jonah calls a nationwide radio psychologist to see if she can help Sam (whose depression has...