Awakenings (1990)
Awakenings (1990) Genre(s): Drama

Directed by: Penny Marshall

Starring: Robert De Niro, Robin Williams, Julie Kavner, Ruth Nelson

Synopsis: An experimental drug is used on catatonic encephalitis victims to awaken them.

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Newt's movie review

De Niro was fantastic. Everything and everyone took a backseat to De Niro's character and that's exactly as it should have been. It's powerful and moving and based on a true story.

Added 18 January 2004 at 2:34 PM

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