Chasing Sleep
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Ed Saxon (Jeff Daniels) is an English professor of some repute whose life is thrown into serious chaos when his wife, Eve, fails to return home one day. After a sleepless night, Ed phones the police, who find no trace of Eve, save her abandoned car. Later Ed, by now exhausted and disheveled, is visited by a young student (Emily Bergl) who is concerned about his absence from class and has stopped by to drop off some food for him. The student has an obvious attraction towards Ed, and he lets her in the house, where she has an accident that results in a nosebleed and a blood-soaked sweater that… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 50%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It boasts impressive formal construction, beautiful cinematography and excellent acting."
‑ , Chicago Tribune
"...A gem well hidden on video store shelves beneath artwork that makes it look like a quick cash-in on the success of What Lies Beneath."
‑ Bill Chambers, Film Freak Central
"Long, introspective, indulgent cinema is certainly here to stay - let's try for something a little, well, better."
‑ Jason Gorber, Film Scouts
"A disappointment from start to finish."
‑ Patrick Byrne, Apollo Guide
"...a wonderfully creepy riff on Polanski's Repulsion..."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
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