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Before I Wake | Dreams come to life

Published:Wednesday | May 25, 2016 | 5:00 AM
A couple discovers why their new son is terrified of falling asleep in Before I Wake.

In this intense and heart-pounding supernatural thriller, Jessie and Mark decide to take in a sweet and loving eight-year-old boy, Cody. Unbeknownst to them, Cody is terrified of falling asleep. At first, they assume his previous unstable homes caused his aversion to sleep, but soon discover why: Cody's dreams manifest in reality as he sleeps. In one moment, they experience the incredible wonder of Cody's imagination, and in the next, the horrific nature of his night terrors. To save their new family, Jessie and Mark embark on a dangerous hunt to uncover the truth behind Cody's nightmares.

Before I Wake is directed by Mike Flanagan and co-written with Jeff Howard. The film stars Kate Bosworth, Thomas Jane, Jacob Tremblay, Annabeth Gish and Dash Mihok.