Wide Awake

  • 1998
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Children's, Drama, Religious

Excruciatingly well-intentioned family entertainment with a phony Twilight Zone twist, about a fifth-grader's search for God in the wake of his beloved grandfather's death. In his search for spiritual absolutes, Catholic schoolboy Joshua Beal (Joseph Cross) worries the hell out of his parents (Denis Leary and Dana Delany); annoys his supercilious sister...read more

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  • Released: 1998
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Excruciatingly well-intentioned family entertainment with a phony Twilight Zone twist, about a fifth-grader's search for God in the wake of his beloved grandfather's death. In his search for spiritual absolutes, Catholic schoolboy Joshua Beal (Joseph Cros… (more)

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