History Film / WhileYouWereSleeping

3rd Apr '16 10:20:52 AM lorgskyegon
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* RichBitch: Ashley Bartlett-Bacon, [[spoiler: Peter's actual fiancee. Except not quite -- she actually said no, but changed her mind]].

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* RichBitch: Ashley Bartlett-Bacon, [[spoiler: Peter's actual fiancee. Except not quite -- she actually said no, but changed her mind]].mind -- but is also still married]].
3rd Apr '16 10:19:10 AM lorgskyegon
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* HasAType: When Jack is asked about "his type", he deliberately gives a false answer (blondes) to hide his feelings. Only for his kid sister to relate what his real type is: a general description that easily includes Lucy.

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* HasAType: When Jack is asked about "his type", he deliberately gives a false answer (blondes) to hide his feelings.feelings (and flatter his blonde mother). Only for his kid sister to relate what his real type is: a general description that easily includes Lucy.
26th Nov '15 7:31:07 PM nombretomado
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A 1995 RomanticComedy starring SandraBullock as a lonely singleton who by chance is mistaken for the fiancée of a rich bachelor as played by [[Series/TheOC Peter Gallagher]] when the latter falls into a coma. His family are very welcoming to her and she finds herself slowly [[BecomingTheMask falling in love with the whole charade]]... when the fake fiancé's [[BlackSheep younger brother]] arrives (played by Bill Pullman), who suspects that not all is as it appears. Things then become even more complicated when she finds herself falling in love with ''him'' instead.

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A 1995 RomanticComedy starring SandraBullock Creator/SandraBullock as a lonely singleton who by chance is mistaken for the fiancée of a rich bachelor as played by [[Series/TheOC Peter Gallagher]] when the latter falls into a coma. His family are very welcoming to her and she finds herself slowly [[BecomingTheMask falling in love with the whole charade]]... when the fake fiancé's [[BlackSheep younger brother]] arrives (played by Bill Pullman), who suspects that not all is as it appears. Things then become even more complicated when she finds herself falling in love with ''him'' instead.



* LovingAShadow: Lucy (SandraBullock) has been in love with Peter from afar but she is unaware of what he is really like.

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* LovingAShadow: Lucy (SandraBullock) (Creator/SandraBullock) has been in love with Peter from afar but she is unaware of what he is really like.
22nd Oct '15 2:06:52 PM cassielsander
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* TrueLoveAutoCorrect: Lucy falls in love from afar with Peter and pretends to be his fiancée, but then falls in love for real with his brother Jack.
12th Sep '15 10:46:24 PM Adept
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* ShrinkingViolet[=/=]TheWallflower: Again Lucy.

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* ShrinkingViolet[=/=]TheWallflower: ShrinkingViolet: Again Lucy.
14th Apr '15 1:14:36 AM Menshevik
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* HasAType: When Jack is asked about "his type", he deliberately gives a false answer (blondes) to hide his feelings. Only for his kid sister to relate what his real type is: a general description that easily includes Lucy.
3rd Jan '15 7:55:59 AM MetaFour
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* AbhorrentAdmirer: Joey is a rare male example of this trope, being not quite a StalkerWithACrush but still annoyingly fixated on Lucy. In Joey's defense, he doesn't seem to be ''intentionally'' abhoreent, and his admiration for Lucy is pretty genuine. He's just so... ew!

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* AbhorrentAdmirer: Joey is a rare male example of this trope, being not quite a StalkerWithACrush but still annoyingly fixated on Lucy. In Joey's defense, he doesn't seem to be ''intentionally'' abhoreent, abhorrent, and his admiration for Lucy is pretty genuine. He's just so... ew!



* ACupAngst: Played with in the scene where Lucy self-deprecatingly talks about the resemblance between herself and her late father.

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* ACupAngst: Played with in the scene where a bit of self-deprecation. Jack asks Lucy self-deprecatingly talks about the resemblance between herself what her father was like, and her late father.Lucy says dad looked a lot like her, specifying, "Brown hair, flat chest..."
3rd Jan '15 7:52:23 AM MetaFour
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* TheDanza: Peter Gallagher as Peter Callahan.



* DuelingShows: ''Mrs. Winterbourne'', a movie released around the same time with a similar plot (young woman is confused for the fiancée of a man she barely knows following an accident involving a train, and finds herself BecomingTheMask in the process as the man's family embrace her as one of their own).

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* DuelingShows: ''Mrs. Winterbourne'', a movie released around DramaticIrony: The night before Lucy and Peter's planned wedding, Lucy asks Jack if there's any reason for her to call off the same time wedding. Jack lies and says no. Lucy and Jack are very much in love with a similar plot (young woman is confused for each other by this point, and against the fiancée of a man she barely knows following an accident involving a train, and finds herself BecomingTheMask in wedding to Peter, but they each go along with it because they think it's what the process as the man's family embrace her as one of their own).other wants.



* HeyItsThatGuy:
** Hey, it's [[Film/{{Spaceballs}} Lone Starr]][=/=][[Film/IndependenceDay The President]]!
** Elsie, the grandmother of the family, is [[Film/MaryPoppins Mrs. Banks!]]




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* WrongGuyFirst: After accidentally getting engaged to Peter, Lucy begins to realize that he's nothing like the fantasy she fell in love with. And she starts to have feelings for Jack, who ''does'' turn out to be Mr Right.
24th Dec '14 7:18:04 AM MetropolisGal2
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A 1995 RomanticComedy starring SandraBullock as a lonely singleton who by chance is mistaken for the fiancée of a rich bachelor as played by PeterGallagher when the latter falls into a coma. His family are very welcoming to her and she finds herself slowly [[BecomingTheMask falling in love with the whole charade]]... when the fake fiancé's [[BlackSheep younger brother]] arrives, who suspects that not all is as it appears. Things then become even more complicated when she finds herself falling in love with ''him'' instead.

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A 1995 RomanticComedy starring SandraBullock as a lonely singleton who by chance is mistaken for the fiancée of a rich bachelor as played by PeterGallagher [[Series/TheOC Peter Gallagher]] when the latter falls into a coma. His family are very welcoming to her and she finds herself slowly [[BecomingTheMask falling in love with the whole charade]]... when the fake fiancé's [[BlackSheep younger brother]] arrives, arrives (played by Bill Pullman), who suspects that not all is as it appears. Things then become even more complicated when she finds herself falling in love with ''him'' instead.
21st Dec '14 8:14:52 PM MickeyMoose
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* AbhorrentAdmirer: Joey is a rare male example of this trope, being not quite a StalkerWithACrush but still annoyingly fixated on Lucy.

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* AbhorrentAdmirer: Joey is a rare male example of this trope, being not quite a StalkerWithACrush but still annoyingly fixated on Lucy. In Joey's defense, he doesn't seem to be ''intentionally'' abhoreent, and his admiration for Lucy is pretty genuine. He's just so... ew!
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