Martin Brown, who dreams he's traveling backwards through time, attempts to fix his relationship with his recently deceased wife, Jennifer.



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Credited cast:
Jeremy Curran ...
Martin Brown
Jennifer Brown
John Paul Wood ...
Connor Reese (as John Wood)
Thomas Baker
Robert A. Mitchell ...
Dr. Russell
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kate Abraham ...
Party-Goer #3 (as Kate Farrar)
Mary Belzer ...
Audrey Gale
Charlie Brumley ...
Teacher #1
Jeffrey Chamberlin ...
Party-Goer #1
Shannon Daugherty ...
Donna Stewart
Meg Diamond ...
Party-Goer #2
Stephen Griffard ...
Student #1
Kenny Johnson ...
Officer Crowe
Alice Kinsella ...
Mrs. Parker
Stephanie Lake ...
Student #2


Martin Brown (Jeremy Curran), who dreams he's traveling backwards through time, attempts to fix his relationship with his recently deceased wife, Jennifer (Amy Burke). His best friend (John Wood), his co-worker (Jørgen Pedersen), even his new psychologist (Robert Alan Mitchell) don't know if these "jumpbacks" are real or if Martin is imagining the whole ordeal. Writer/Director Jørgen Pedersen takes you on a romantic ride through time and love in this piece about dreams. With wonderful performances, interesting writing, captivating direction and an amazing musical score - Waking Up is a true labor of love about just that, love. Written by Anonymous

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Dreams Are Made of Second Chances


Drama | Romance | Sci-Fi


Not Rated


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29 June 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Close Your Eyes  »

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$27,000 (estimated)

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This film is dedicated to: JP - My Parents (for everything), My Best Friends (for being my family), & Libby (for love) JC - Jørgen, My Family, & Kate (they all know why) AS - Jørgen (for the opportunity), My Family (for putting up with me), & Lulu (for inspiration) MJK - My Father (for absolutely everything), Chip Gubera (for showing me how to be awesome), & Taylor Staniforth (for being my best friend/critic/inspiration/mao) See more »


Referenced in Cook & Banks (2015) See more »


True & Trite
Performed by Charlie Brumley
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