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Day: December 14, 2016

Guest Review: While You Were Sleeping – A Rom-Com Christmas Classic

20SHARESShare on FacebookShare on TwitterSubscribeShare on PinterestShare on TumblrShare on Google+LinkedinWhatsappDiggRedditStumbleuponXingMailYummly While you were Sleeping is one of my all-time favourite Christmas films. On the surface, it’s just your archetypal seasonal rom-com, but for me, there’s definitely something special about it. Released in the nineties, it’s in a similar vein to Nora Ephron classics like Sleepless in Seattle or You’ve Got Mail: warm and verging on the sentimental, but with plenty of understated humour and likable leads. Sandra Bullock plays Lucy, a lonely young woman with no family of her own to spend Christmas with, who finds herself entangled with someone else’s when she saves the life of the...

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