From the director of Slacker and Dazed and Confused comes one of the most imaginative animated features ever made. This funny, ingenious film explores the fascinating question: "Are we sleep-walking through our waking state or wake- walking through our dreams"? Join Wiley Wiggins as he searches for answers to life’s most important questions in a world that may or may not be reality.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.2 out of 5
44 Ratings
44 Ratings

80% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 7.4/10
  • Fresh 113
  • Rotten 28

Critics Consensus: Waking Life's inventive animated aesthetic adds a distinctive visual component to a film that could easily have rested on its smart screenplay and talented ensemble cast.

17+ COMMON SENSE

Love-it-or-hate-it film best for older teens.

Information

Studio
Fox Searchlight
Genre
Drama
Released
Copyright
© 2001 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All rights reserved.

Languages

Primary
English (United States) (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)
Additional
Japanese (Subtitles), Spanish (Subtitles)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.

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