‘Dream Scenario’ Falls Flat

A great premise that misses the landing.

Sarah Callen
Movies & Us
Published in
3 min readMay 21, 2024

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Nicolas Cage in Dream Scenario | Credit: A24
Nicolas Cage in Dream Scenario | Credit: A24

Paul Matthews (Nicolas Cage) is a professor at a local college and a seemingly normal guy who begins appearing in people’s dreams. When those dreams turn to nightmares, Paul’s life is forever changed.

I had been wanting to watch Dream Scenario since it came out last year. Nic Cage in an A24 movie? Yes, please! That sounds…

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Sarah Callen
Movies & Us

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