Message in a Bottle 23 years old

A story of love lost and found.

Message in a Bottle

A woman finds a romantic letter in a bottle washed ashore and tracks down the author, a widowed shipbuilder whose wife died tragically early. As a deep and mutual attraction blossoms, the man struggles to make peace with his past so that he can move on and find happiness.

Credits

Message in a Bottle Cast

Name Character
Robin Wright She was 32, now 56 years old as Theresa Osborne
Robbie Coltrane He was 48, now 72 years old as Charlie Toschi
Kevin Costner He was 44, now 67 years old as Garrett Blake
Hayden Panettiere She was 9, now 32 years old as Girl on Sinking Boat
Patricia Belcher She was 44, now 68 years old as Annie
Paul Newman He was 74, 83 years old when he died as Dodge Blake
Tom Aldredge He was 70, 83 years old when he died as Hank Land
John Savage He was 49, now 72 years old as Johnny Land
Illeana Douglas She was 33, now 56 years old as Lina Paul
Raphael Sbarge He was 35, now 58 years old as Andy
Steven Eckholdt He was 37, now 60 years old as David Osborne
Richard Hamilton He was 76, 82 years old when he died as Chet
Bethel Leslie She was 69, 70 years old when she died as Marta Land
Viveka Davis She was 29, now 52 years old as Alva
Rosemary Murphy She was 72, 87 years old when she died as Helen at the B&B
Jesse James (actor) He was 9, now 32 years old as Jason Osborne

Message in a Bottle Crew

Name Department
Jeffrey Beecroft as Production Design. He was 42 (now 66) years old Art
Steven Weisberg as Editor. He was 0 (now 22) years old Editing
Leslie Weisberg as Associate Producer. Production
Nicholas Sparks as Screenplay. He was 33 (now 56) years old Writing
Kevin Costner as Producer. He was 44 (now 67) years old Production
Denise Di Novi as Producer. She was 42 (now 66) years old Production
Gabriel Yared as Music. He was 49 (now 72) years old Sound
Gerald Di Pego as Screenplay. He was 57 (now 80) years old Writing
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Message in a Bottle (23 years)

A story of love lost and found.

  • Release day: Monday, February 22, 1999
  • Runtime: 131 minutes
  • Budget: 80000000.00
  • Revenue: 118880016.00