Awakenings / The Fisher King (Double Feature) DVD
SKU ID #308457
"Awakenings" (1990) and "The Fisher King" (1991) feature two of Robin Williams' finest dramatic performances. In "Awakenings," a film based on Oliver Sacks' true story, Williams portrays a physician researching a drug designed to revive patients with a rare sleeping disease. Co-starring Robert De Niro and directed by Penny Marshall. In Terry Gilliam's "The Fisher King," Williams plays a homeless history professor suffering from dementia, who leads Jack Lucas (Jeff Bridges), a shock jock who inadvertently triggered a killing spree, on a search for the Holy Grail. This 2-disc set will expand your view of the human condition.