- Rated: PG
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 1 hours, 42 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: April 2, 2002
- Originally Released: 1990
- Label: Warner Home Video
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Snap Case
- Single Side - Dual Layer
- Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 2.35
- Aspect Ratio: Letterbox - 2.35
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
- Dolby Stereo 2.0 - English
- Additional Release Material:
- Film Highlights: Cast
- Trailers: Original Theatrical Trailer
- Music Video: SIXTEEN TONS by Eric Burdon
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Premiere - 07/01/1994
"...Hanks delivers a take-this-job-and-shove-it performance for the ages..."
Rolling Stone - 04/19/1990
"...[Meg Ryan] has rarely been more appealing..."
USA Today - 03/09/1990
"...A surreal fable that fairly erupts with comic left-turns..."
Los Angeles Times - 03/09/1990
"...It's actually a funny, endearing fable about courage, love and faith..."
Chicago Sun-Times - 08/08/1993
"...The movie introduces its individuality in its opening shot....[Ryan shows] here that she is a gifted comic actress..."
When an average man living a thoroughly unfulfilling life is diagnosed with a terminal disease he quits his job and accepts a millionaire's odd offer -- to travel to a south seas island and sacrifice himself to a volcano. In this odd but touching film Meg Ryan plays three roles.