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What Dreams May Come (1998)

PG-13
113 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Chris Nielsen dies in car crash one night, and then goes to Heaven. Later, his widow Annie commits suicide, unable to overcome her loss. Chris descends into Hell to save her.
Writers
Richard Matheson (novel "What Dreams May Come") | Ronald Bass (screenplay) (as Ron Bass)
Producers
Barnet Bain | Stephen Deutsch (as Stephen Simon)
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Budget
$85,000,000
Opening weekend
$15,833,592
Gross (US & Canada)
$55,382,927
Gross (World)
$55,382,927
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Release date
Oct 2, 1998 (United States)

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32 cast members
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Robin Williams
Chris Nielsen Chris Nielsen   See fewer
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Cuba Gooding Jr.
Albert Lewis Albert Lewis   See fewer
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Annabella Sciorra
Annie Collins-Nielsen Annie Collins-Nielsen   See fewer
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Max von Sydow
The Tracker The Tracker   See fewer
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Jessica Brooks Grant
Marie Nielsen Marie Nielsen   See fewer
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Josh Paddock
Ian Nielsen Ian Nielsen   See fewer
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Lucinda Jenney
Mrs. Jacobs Mrs. Jacobs   See fewer
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Maggie McCarthy
Stacey Jacobs Stacey Jacobs   See fewer
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Matt Salinger
Reverend Hanley Reverend Hanley   See fewer
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Carin Sprague
Best Friend Cindy Best Friend Cindy   See fewer
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June Carryl
Woman in Car Accident (as June Lomena) Woman in Car Accident (as June Lomena)   See fewer
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Paul P. Card IV
Paramedic Paramedic   See fewer
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Clara Thomas
Little Girl at Lake Little Girl at Lake   See fewer
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Benjamin Brock
Little Boy at Lake Little Boy at Lake   See fewer
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Joe Bartnick
Warehouse worker (uncredited) Warehouse worker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hélène Cardona
Heavenly Creature (voice) (uncredited) Heavenly Creature (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cabran E. Chamberlain
Funeral Guest (uncredited) Funeral Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Cotner
Weary Warrior (uncredited) Weary Warrior (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robyn Day
Funeral Guest (uncredited) Funeral Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jared Dorrance
Little Boy on Dock (uncredited) Little Boy on Dock (uncredited)   See fewer
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London Freeman
Kid by the Dock (uncredited) Kid by the Dock (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alexander Kanellakos
Churchgoer (uncredited) Churchgoer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Phaedra Neitzel
Angel (uncredited) Angel (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom O'Reilly
Devil (Hell Scene) (uncredited) Devil (Hell Scene) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nancy Dobbs Owen
Wedding Guest (uncredited) Wedding Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kellan Patrick
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Paradox Pollack
Hellion in the Sea of Faces (uncredited) Hellion in the Sea of Faces (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vanessa Ross
Angel Child (uncredited) Angel Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Scott Trimble
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7 / 10 | 96,616 votes