A series of BBC archive programmes looking back at the political career of former British prime minister Jim Callaghan.

Type: News

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 5 minutes

Premier: 2016-04-03

Callaghan Night - While You Were Sleeping (film) - Netflix

While You Were Sleeping is a 1995 American romantic comedy film directed by Jon Turteltaub and written by Daniel G. Sullivan and Fredric Lebow. It stars Sandra Bullock as Lucy, a Chicago Transit Authority token collector, and Bill Pullman as Jack, the brother of a man whose life she saves, along with Peter Gallagher as Peter, the man who is saved, Peter Boyle and Glynis Johns as members of Peter's family, and Jack Warden as longtime family friend and neighbor. While You Were Sleeping was a critical and commercial success, grossing over $182 million at the box office. Bullock and Pullman received praise for their performances. Bullock also garnered a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical.

Callaghan Night - Reception - Netflix

While You Were Sleeping received positive reviews. The review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes reported an 80% fresh approval rating based on 56 reviews (45 fresh and 11 rotten), and an average rating of 6.5/10. The site's critical consensus reads, " While You Were Sleeping is built wholly from familiar ingredients, but assembled with such skill -- and with such a charming performance from Sandra Bullock -- that it gives formula a good name." Metacritic, which uses a weighted average, assigned the film a score of 67 out of 100, based on 53 critics, indicating “generally favorable reviews”. Bullock also garnered a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical. The film was a tremendous success, grossing a total of $182,057,016 worldwide against an estimated $17,000,000 budget. It made $9,288,915 on its opening weekend of April 21–23, 1995. It was the thirteenth-highest grosser of 1995 in the United States. Also, the film is recognized by American Film Institute in these lists: 2002: AFI's 100 Years...100 Passions – Nominated

Callaghan Night - References - Netflix