Despite a beautifully jazzy John Bass score, and swelteringly lavish Florida set design, the film's methodical pace and terribly unlikable characters (Ted Danzing I’m looking at you) reduces the film to ashes.
Heavy-handed and a bit dull, ironically 'Awakenings' had me hitting that deep REM by the end.
The Mole Agent 2020
If this isn’t Oscar nominated for best documentary than I’m hiring a mole to infiltrate the academy.
FRED: The Movie 2010
All jokes aside this is the best depiction of mental illness captured on film