While You Were Sleeping (1995)

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Romantic farce set in Chicago. Through a series of misunderstandings, a young woman assumes the identity of fiancée to an unconscious man whom she has rescued from the path of a speeding train. She gets taken up by the man's family and becomes attracted to his brother. When the comatose fiancé wakes up, he reacts quite unexpectedly.

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