Chasing Sleep
Chasing Sleep (2000)

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… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: September 8, 2000
DVD Release Date: October 16, 2001
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Critic Score: 50% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Chicago Tribune

It boasts impressive formal construction, beautiful cinematography and excellent acting.

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Bill Chambers
Film Freak Central

...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.

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Jason Gorber
Film Scouts

Long, introspective, indulgent cinema is certainly here to stay - let's try for something a little, well, better.

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Patrick Byrne
Apollo Guide

A disappointment from start to finish.

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David Nusair
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...a wonderfully creepy riff on Polanski's Repulsion...

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Flixster Audience Score: 48% Flixster User Reviews
John Ballantine
A silly bit of nonsense that is supposed to be art house but ends up being outhouse. Jeff Daniels tries but he can't lift this out of the rubbish bin.
Patrick Dolan
This is just a genuinely strange little ditty. I really enjoyed it and Jeff Daniels is actually pretty good.