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Message in a Bottle (1999)

PG-13
126 min | Drama, Romance

A woman discovers a tragic love letter in a bottle on a beach, and is determined to track down its author.
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Writers
Nicholas Sparks (novel) | Gerald Di Pego (screenplay) (as Gerald DiPego)
Cinematographer
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Cathy Sandrich Gelfond (as Cathy Sandrich) | Amanda Mackey (as Amanda Mackey Johnson)
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$ 80,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 16,751,560
Gross (USA)
$ 52,880,016
Gross (World)
$ 118,880,016
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Release date
Feb 12, 1999 (United States)

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Robin Wright
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Steve Mellor
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Lance Gilbert
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Walt MacPherson
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Justin DiPego
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Karen Fowler
Mother in Car Mother in Car   See fewer
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Caleb Deschanel
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Mauricio Ochmann
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Elizabeth Guindi
Christine Christine   See fewer
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Donald Watson
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Philip Traynor
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Daniel V. Trefts
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Christina Bergstrom
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6.2 / 10 | 32,681 votes