Blue is a mother with a secret life. She'll do anything to keep it from her son. But her past has other plans.
I might be insane, but I enjoyed every silly minute.New York Post Full Review
Not the worst way to spend a summer night.Entertainment Weekly Full Review
The new film lacks the glowing cinematography of Néstor Almendros, who was nominated for an Oscar for "The Blue Lagoon." But under the direction of Mikael Salomon and Jake Newsome, The Awakening offers occasional honest moments of humor and adolescent angst.The New York Times Full Review
[A] silly, unnecessary reboot.Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Full Review
The actors playing the BL:TA duo are healthy and wholesome, if not terribly expressive; perhaps the matter is that both are Australian, and it's all they can do to keep their accents under control. Or maybe it's that both are fluent in English, and it's all they can do to keep from cracking while reading their dialogue.Slate Full Review