• PG-13, 1 hr. 30 min.
  • Drama, Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Mike Birbiglia
    In Theaters:
    Aug 24, 2012 Limited
    On DVD:
    Dec 18, 2012
  • IFC Films


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Sleepwalk With Me Reviews

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Austin Trunick
Under the Radar

Rarely these days do you come across a comedy so wholly warm-hearted.

Full Review Source: Under the Radar | Original Score: 6.5/10

August 17, 2014
Chase Whale
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This self-deprecating comedy would make both Larry David and Louis C.K. proud,

Full Review Source: Film.com

November 8, 2013
Eric D. Snider

Birbiglia humbly finds gold in his unassuming story.

Full Review Source: EricDSnider.com | Original Score: B+

July 17, 2013
Violet Lucca
Film Comment Magazine

However, there's something ultimately unsatisfying about the experience of listening to stand-up comedian Mike Birbiglia tell the true story of his inability to marry his longtime girlfriend (played by the far-too-hot-to-be-with-him Lauren Ambrose).

Full Review Source: Film Comment Magazine

June 28, 2013
Adam Lowes

The mix of broad laughs and excruciating truths makes for a highly watchable and intuitive experience.

Full Review Source: HeyUGuys | Original Score: 4/5

May 3, 2013
Shaun Munro
What Culture

A riotous breakthrough for Mike Birbiglia, whose humanist comedy says a lot about modern relationships that many of us won't be prepared to admit.

Full Review Source: What Culture | Original Score: 4/5

May 1, 2013

Walking a fine line between darkly compassionate comedy, biting reality, striking low-budget fantasy and harsh psychological honesty, this modest but most disarming offering from funnyman Birbiglia is one of those pics that unexpectedly grows on you.

Full Review Source: Rip It Up | Original Score: 3.5/5

April 14, 2013

Though the sleep-walking episodes are funny, it's the way Mike Birbiglia captures the pains of performing comedy to tiny rooms that really fly.

Full Review Source: 3AW | Original Score: 3/5

April 12, 2013
Tom Clift

As entertaining as the movie can be, it's the smaller, more poignant material in between the big laughs that makes the final product so charming.

Full Review Source: Moviedex | Original Score: 4/5

April 10, 2013
Matthew Toomey
ABC Radio Brisbane

It takes a while to find its feet but Sleepwalk With Me develops into an interesting film about an interesting person.

Full Review Source: ABC Radio Brisbane | Original Score: B

April 7, 2013
Cara Nash
FILMINK (Australia)

...just like the most memorable stand-up routines, there's a twinge of tragedy and pathos in the mix that make the laughs linger and the story stick.

Full Review Source: FILMINK (Australia)

April 4, 2013
CJ Johnson
ABC Radio (Australia)

Really, this film lives or dies on the charm of its protagonist. Luckily, Birbiglia is very charming indeed.

Full Review Source: ABC Radio (Australia) | Original Score: 3/5

April 3, 2013
Meredith Borders
Badass Digest

I guess there are only so many times you can tell a story - even a great story - before even you are tired of hearing it.

Full Review Source: Badass Digest

April 3, 2013
Simon Miraudo

Sleepwalk With Me is implausibly appealing. The idea of someone not liking this picture is implausible. It would be without plause.

Full Review Source: Quickflix | Original Score: 4.5/5

April 1, 2013
Rima Sabina Aouf
Concrete Playground

The idea of the man-boy who can't commit is rather '90s, and neither the film's narrative nor style brings it forward two decades, to where it should be.

Full Review Source: Concrete Playground | Original Score: 6/10

March 31, 2013
Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

Moments of comedy and drama are preserved, but even at 81 minutes the film seems a tad long

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

March 29, 2013
Louise Keller
Urban Cinefile

Based on an off-Broadway play and novel, the humour is cumulative, emanating from the characters and situations and resulting in a bubbling feel-good snapshot of life from the view point of an aspiring comic with an oddball slant on things

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

March 29, 2013
Simon Foster

Sleepwalk With Me is a disposably sweet 'Annie Hall' rehash that achieves its minor ambitions with unremarkable efficiency.

Full Review Source: Screen-Space

March 18, 2013
Cameron Williams
The Popcorn Junkie

A film that expertly paddles through the complicated subconscious and repressed feelings of a faltering comedian

Full Review Source: The Popcorn Junkie | Original Score: 4.5/5

January 22, 2013

So do hang on and tough it out through the early awkwardness: once the truth starts hitting the fan/fans...it's a production that no one will sleep through.

Full Review Source: JWR | Original Score: 3.5/5

January 12, 2013
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