Rude Awakenings (2007– )

TV Series  -   -  Comedy | Drama
7.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.1/10 from 17 users  
Reviews: write review

Dimity Rush, a woman in a hurry to reconnect with the Auckland city vibe and escape the lifestyle block in Kumeu, where she has been stranded with her husband, Stuart, and their two sons Julian and Ollie.

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 28 titles
created 30 May 2011
 
a list of 6279 titles
created 12 Jun 2011
 
list image
a list of 32 titles
created 23 Mar 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Rude Awakenings" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Rude Awakenings (2007– )

Rude Awakenings (2007– ) on IMDb 7.1/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Rude Awakenings.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
Unknown   2007  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Liz has missed an appointment to have an abortion. She has to keep her child, and neither her boyfriend Geoff nor child's father Neil are too happy about it. She can not decide which ... See full summary »

Director: Harry Sinclair
Stars: Danielle Cormack, Joel Tobeck, Ian Hughes
Maddigan's Quest (TV Series 2005)
Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

After the Great Chaos in the time of the Remaking a Travelling Fantasia are set on a Quest to save their home from ruin and their future from evil. They are joined in their quest by two ... See full summary »

Stars: Rose McIver, Jordan Metcalfe, Zac Fox
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A painful tale about marriage, bad sex and requited love.

Director: Paul Middleditch
Stars: Joel Edgerton, Rhona Mitra, Danielle Cormack
Legend of the Seeker (2008–2010)
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

After the mysterious murder of his father, a son's search for answers begins a momentous fight against tyranny.

Stars: Craig Horner, Bridget Regan, Bruce Spence
iZombie (TV Series 2014)
Crime | Drama | Horror

A medical student who becomes a zombie joins a Coroner's Office in order to gain access to the brains she must reluctantly eat so that she can maintain her humanity but every brain she eats... See full summary »

Stars: Rose McIver, David Anders, Jenna Berman
Wentworth Prison (TV Series 2013)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Stars: Danielle Cormack, Nicole da Silva, Kate Atkinson
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Dimity Rush (6 episodes, 2007)
Patrick Wilson ...
 Arthur Short (6 episodes, 2007)
...
 Waitress (2 episodes, 2007)
Edit

Storyline

Ponsonby, Auckland: the natural habitat of latte-swilling JAFAs who drive SUVs and live in prohibitively expensive, renovated villas; and the holy grail of Auckland real estate - which is exactly why Dimity Rush wants to move her family into the neighbourhood. Dimity and her husband Stuart have been lifestylers out in rural Kumeu, West Auckland, but now Dimity has persuaded Stuart and their two sons to up sticks and move into the smartest, most pretentious suburb in Auckland. HR manager Dimity is pushing 40 and wants to have it all before the downhill slide to middle age, while anaesthetist Stuart just wants to stop and smell the roses. But Dimity is about to get a rude awakening in the form of her new Ponsonby neighbours, the Shorts. Arthur Short has rented in the area for more than 20 years and is a work-shy leftie who mourns the old suburb before the upwardly mobiles started moving in. His wife has just shot through with another woman, leaving him to raise two teenage daughters. To... Written by MF

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Ponsonby at war.

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

9 February 2007 (New Zealand)  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss Rude Awakenings (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?