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Rude Awakenings - First Episode Television (Full Length Episode) – 2007 Drama Comedy

Rude Awakenings - First Episode

Television (Full Length Episode) – 2007 Drama Comedy

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When a local drama series has viewers firing off letters to the editor passionately for or against, it’s probably doing something right.
– Diana Wichtel in a Listener review, February 2007
It's about a bunch of Ponsonby tossers and their feral neighbours…
– Paul Casserly in The NZ Herald, 20 February 2012
This is a satire, but based on reality — a couple of notches away from naturalism. I like the feel of it and thought that Ponsonby and the preoccupations of the people who live there were ripe for taking the piss.
– Fiona Samuel, one of the show's writers