MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,349 this week

Waking Madison (2010)

 -  Drama  -  2010 (USA)
6.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.1/10 from 1,123 users  
Reviews: 53 user | 5 critic

A woman suffering from multiple personality disorder tries to piece back together her life.

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

Free at IMDb

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1711 titles
created 17 Jan 2012
 
a list of 48 titles
created 26 Jul 2012
 
a list of 36 titles
created 03 Apr 2013
 
a list of 38 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 624 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Waking Madison" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Waking Madison (2010)

Waking Madison (2010) on IMDb 6.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Waking Madison.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A chronicle of the days leading up to Jeff Buckley's performance at his father's tribute concert in 1991.

Director: Daniel Algrant
Stars: Penn Badgley, Imogen Poots, Norbert Leo Butz
Cracks I (2009)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A look at the lives and relationships among girls at an elite boarding school.

Director: Jordan Scott
Stars: Eva Green, Juno Temple, María Valverde
Chatroom (2010)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A group of teenagers encourage each other's bad behavior in a chatroom "Chelsea Teens!".

Director: Hideo Nakata
Stars: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Imogen Poots, Matthew Beard
Wish I (2007)
Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Two girls, two boys, a game where nobody wins.

Director: Matt Day
Stars: Imogen Poots, Scarlett Rose Patterson, Jack Bence
Solitary Man (2009)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A car magnate watches his personal and professional life hit the skids because of his business and romantic indiscretions.

Directors: Brian Koppelman, David Levien
Stars: Michael Douglas, Susan Sarandon, Jesse Eisenberg
Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Members of a world-renowned string quartet struggle to stay together in the face of death, competing egos and insuppressible lust.

Director: Yaron Zilberman
Stars: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Christopher Walken, Catherine Keener
Biography | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The life of Paul Raymond, the controversial entrepreneur who became Britain's richest man.

Director: Michael Winterbottom
Stars: Steve Coogan, Matt Lucas, Anna Friel
Short | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Starring young British actors Nicholas Hoult and Imogen Poots, Rule Number Three is a Comedy in which a young couple communicate through a game of Scrabble. Matt and Rachel enjoy a quiet ... See full summary »

Director: Tom Ludlam
Stars: Tim Bentinck, Nicholas Hoult, Imogen Poots
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

An ex-con finds his plan to go straight foiled by a loan shark who manipulates his target into taking on one last heist.

Director: Risa Bramon Garcia
Stars: Rossif Sutherland, Sarah Roemer, Greg Germann
Centurion (2010)
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A splinter group of Roman soldiers fight for their lives behind enemy lines after their legion is decimated in a devastating guerrilla attack.

Director: Neil Marshall
Stars: Michael Fassbender, Dominic West, Olga Kurylenko
Falling Up (2009)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A nursing student (Cross) forced to quit school for family reasons winds up taking a job as a doorman in an elite apartment building in New York City, where he sparks to one of his residents (Roemer).

Director: David M. Rosenthal
Stars: Joseph Cross, Sarah Roemer, Snoop Dogg
Locked In I (2010)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Josh leaves his advertising career at its peak, everyone wants either to be him or to have him. A car accident will leave his daughter in a strange coma and when everyone has given up she starts communicating with him, or is he going mad?

Director: Suri Krishnamma
Stars: Ben Barnes, Sarah Roemer, Eliza Dushku
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
...
...
...
Dolly
...
...
Mr. Walker
...
Angel
...
Henry
...
Grace
...
Mental Hospital Nurse
...
Prison Guard
...
Young Blonde Girl
...
Pedestrian
...
John
Conner Ann Waterman ...
Young Madison
Edit

Storyline

In New Orleans, Madison Walker suffers from dissociative identity disorder (DID) and tries to commit suicide. She is treated together with other patients by the psychologist Dr. Elizabeth Barnes. Madison has an estranged mother, who is a religious fanatic woman, and her father was neglectful with her when she was younger. When Madison leaves the psychiatric hospital, she goes to her old apartment. Then she decides to lock herself in the apartment for thirty day expecting to find why she is so messed up since she has neither friend not a job. On the 30th day, Madison makes an important discovery about Dr. Barnes and her patients. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

What is Real?

Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for disturbing images, sexuality, language and drug content | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

| |  »

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Curse on 1140 Royal Street  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

$3,500,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Tha name of the main character, Madison, wasn't used as a girl's name until the movie Splash (1984) came out, when it subsequently became one of the most popular baby names in the USA. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Rewind This! (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Alright
end title track performed by Olivia d'Abo
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Messy Screenplay with a Surprising Conclusion
4 August 2014 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

In New Orleans, Madison Walker (Sarah Roemer) suffers from dissociative identity disorder (DID) and tries to commit suicide. She is treated together with other patients by the psychologist Dr. Elizabeth Barnes (Elisabeth Shue). Madison has an estranged mother, who is a religious fanatic woman, and her father was neglectful with her when she was younger. When Madison leaves the psychiatric hospital, she goes to her old apartment. Then she decides to lock herself in the apartment for thirty day expecting to find why she is so messed up since she has neither friend not a job. On the 30th day, Madison makes an important discovery about Dr. Barnes and her patients. In the end, nothing is real.

"Waking Madison" is an overrated drama with a messy screenplay that throws several situations apparently without timeline but a surprising conclusion. I was bored with this movie but fortunately I have watched it to the end, when there is a surprising revelation. "Waking Madison" has good performances and it is worth to be lenient and see to the very end. My vote is five.

Title (Brazil): "O 30o Dia" (The 30th Day")


6 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
More BS reviews on IMdb mkb-7
multiple personalities? msyndergaard
Evan Rachel Wood? buffyfan2
Jennifer Carpenter for Madison role tlavy24
And the cast is... nfloury
this movie is going to be hot. flapjack1290
Discuss Waking Madison (2010) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?