Oliver sacks his book awakenings inspired the oscar-nominated film of the same name which starred robert de niro and robin williams photograph: adam scourfield/bbc. Awakenings adalah sebuah film drama amerika 1990 yang berdasarkan pada memoir dengan judul yang sama yang dibuat pada 1973 oleh oliver sacks film tersebut. Oliver sacks, writer: awakenings oliver sacks was born on july 9, 1933 in london, england as oliver wolf sacks he was a writer and actor, known for awakenings (1990. Awakenings--which inspired the major motion picture--is the remarkable story of a group of patients who contracted sleeping-sickness during the great epidemic.
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