About

Desperate to find his dad Sam a date, a young boy calls into a radio show and catches the attention of Annie, a journalist who wants to meet Sam atop the Empire State Building.

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Directed by

Nora Ephron

Written by

Nora Ephron (Screenplay)
David S. Ward (Screenplay)
Jeff Arch (Screenplay)

Runtime

105 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

What if someone you never met, someone you never saw, someone you never knew was the only someone for you?

Cast

Keywords

woman director friendship parent child relationship loss of loved one radio journalist love of one's life radio station airplane lovesickness unsociability seattle baltimore radio presenter radio transmission christmas party fiancé observation deck

Photos

Lists

#45 on AFI's 100 years...100 passions AFI

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen David S. Ward

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Original Song