“What happens when everyone in the world loses the ability to fall asleep? We all go mad, according to Netflix’s Awake, a sci-fi thriller starring Gina Rodriguez as a mom protecting her children during an “extinction event”.
“If you missed the flick’s explanation for how the world reached this state, here are some answers, including what’s next after that hopeful ending.
“We first see the power cut that kicks off events when Jill (Rodriguez) is driving. She, Noah and Matilda hear static on the radio, then it crackles and shuts off.
“Several cars veer across the road and Jill slams the breaks, only for another car to smash them into the nearby lake. Later, a soldier says, “Anything with a microchip is fried.””
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