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Awake Reviews

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Drew Toal
Time Out
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Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 3/5

November 16, 2011
Rossiter Drake
San Francisco Examiner

Writer-director Joby Harold's debut is stylishly self-assured and suspenseful enough to quicken the pulse.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Examiner | Original Score: 3/4

June 5, 2008
Brian Holcomb

Outlandish, preposterous, contrived,and implausible thriller which happens to be fun if you ignore the fact that it's outlandish,preposterous,contrived and implausible.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3/5

May 2, 2008
Prairie Miller

Sex, Lies and Surgical Tape meets I Saw Mommy Killing Santa Claus!

Full Review Source: NewsBlaze

March 19, 2008

much better than i expected

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3/4

February 28, 2008
Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review

It becomes more and more fun as the twists pile up -- not entirely convincing, but diverting, like something concocted by a bright eighth-grader.

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 3/5

January 10, 2008
Michael D. Reid
Victoria Times Colonist (B.C., Canada)

Harold sustains an unsettling tone and the graphic depiction of what goes on under the knife is, well, a surgery-phobic patient's worst nightmare

Full Review Source: Victoria Times Colonist (B.C., Canada)

January 10, 2008
Adam Nayman

The twist-happy screenplay holds together, and the actors around Christensen are better than they have to be: not only reliable hands like Lena Olin and Arliss Howard, but also a perfectly cast Jessica Alba, smartly playing with and against her looks.

Full Review Source: eye WEEKLY | Original Score: 3/5

January 10, 2008
Bob Grimm
Reno News and Review

Engages the viewer from start to finish and boasts a handful of decent performances. Crazy but fun.

Full Review Source: Reno News and Review | Original Score: 2.75/5

December 7, 2007
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

I'm sure if I saw Awake again, I'd find plot holes you could drive a monster truck through but, on first viewing, I thought it was slick, goofy entertainment.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press | Original Score: 2.5/4

December 3, 2007
Stephen Hunter
Washington Post
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Awake is a pleasing if negligible diversion.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

December 3, 2007
Frank Lovece
Film Journal International

It's not a great movie by any means, but as a throwaway thriller with a terrific mid-movie twist, it's not bad way to spend 84 minutes.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

December 3, 2007
Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter
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Sometimes in their urgency to prevent critics from seeing their dreck, film companies throw out the baby with the bathwater. Such is the case with this nifty little thriller.

December 2, 2007
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Accuracy is not the point. Suspense is. And from the moment Clay realizes he is not fully under anesthesia and can hear and feel everything that is happening, the movie had me.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

December 2, 2007
Emanuel Levy

| Original Score: C-

October 3, 2012
Nigel Floyd
Time Out
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Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 2/5

November 16, 2011
Steve Heisler
Time Out
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Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 2/5

November 16, 2011
Dave White

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 0.5/5

April 4, 2011
Matt Glasby

Imagine it's a comedy and pray for the end.

Full Review Source: Film4 | Original Score: 1/5

April 25, 2008
James Dyer
Empire Magazine

Less painful than having your chest cut open, but a disagreeable experience just the same.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 1/5

April 6, 2008

Digital Spy
July 14, 2011
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
March 10, 2011
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