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You've Got Mail

Rating:PG (for some language)
Genre:Romance, Comedy
Release Date:December 18, 1998
Running time:116 minutes
Cast:Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Greg Kinnear, Parker Posey, Dave Chappelle
Director:Nora Ephron
Producer:Nora Ephron
Writer:Delia Ephron, Nora Ephron
Distributor:Warner Bros. Pictures

Description: The film tells of Kathleen Kelly, who owns a children's bookstore in New York. It is a small but profitable labor of love -- until Foxbooks, a mega-chain of super-sized bookstores, begins building across the street. Joe Fox, an executive with the family-owned firm, is directly responsible for this particular branch. Kathleen despises Joe and everything he seems to stand for. The future of her very livelihood is in doubt. When Kathleen and Joe are not working, they are logged onto their respective computers, where they've each met a wonderful friend. No one else has shared-or is even aware of-their intimate, anonymous electronic conversations that begin with the magic words "you've got mail."

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