Waking Up (2010)

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


Jørgen Pedersen


Jonathan Anders (story), Jørgen Pedersen (screenplay) | 1 more credit »


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

29 June 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Close Your Eyes See more »

Filming Locations:

St. Louis, Missouri, USA


Box Office


$27,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Bare Bear Productions See more »
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Did You Know?


The classroom scenes were filmed in the director's alma mater, Lindbergh High School. See more »

Crazy Credits

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 »


References Back to the Future (1985) See more »


True & Trite
Performed by Charlie Brumley
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