What Dreams May Come

Oscar Winner

Genre:  Drama, Romance
Release Date: October 2, 1998

Current rating: Rating: 4.77
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Cast: Cuba Gooding, Jr., Robin Williams, Annabella Sciorra


What Dreams May Come is an epic romance in the tradition of Dr. Zhivago. Chris Nielson (Robin Williams) is killed in a crash and goes to Heaven. However, his wife, a painter, saddened by his death, kills herself and finds herself in Hell. Because he loved her so much in life, he journeys through Heaven and Hell, to find her. Aiding him in his quest is an angel, portrayed by Cuba Gooding Jr.

Director: Vincent Ward
Studio: Polygram
Producer(s): Barnett Bain, Stephen Deutsch
Screenplay: Ron Bass

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