R | | Animation, Drama, Fantasy
A man shuffles through a dream meeting various people and discussing the meanings and purposes of the universe.
A section of a Hubert Selby (author of Requiem for a Dream, Last Exit to Brooklyn) book entitled The Room is used in Waking Life, in the part where a red-faced man (played by Charles Gunning) in a jail cell describes in vivid detail the abuse he ... ...
Soap Opera Woman:
Wiley: Excuse me.
Soap Opera Woman: Hey. Could we do that again? I know we haven't met, but I don't want to be an ant. You know? I mean, it's like we go through life with our antennas bouncing off one another, continously on ant autopilot, with nothing really ...
Because almost none of the characters are named, a clip from their appearance is shown during the credits.
$88,977 (USA) (21 October 2001)
$2,892,011 (USA) (28 April 2002)