Dream for an Insomniac Reviews

February 4, 2019
The chemistry between Skye and Astin is based entirely on grueling, non-stop referential dialogue, as if neither of them has forgotten a word of Kierkegaard, Tennyson, or Cobain.
January 3, 2019
Filmed in a mixture of black and white and colour, this has enough good lines to keep you smiling and the young cast members deliver attractive performances.
March 15, 2010
A slight, sleekly polished debut feature propelled by a kinder, gentler Swingers vibe.
December 6, 2005
March 18, 2003
Aniston is the breeze in this movie.
December 8, 2002
March 24, 2002
A romantic comedy about bright, funny, confused young people in San Francisco, it fails to be bright or funny itself, only confused.
January 1, 2000
...the sort of insufferably pretentious, urbanite poseurs that insufferably pretentious, urbanite poseurs wish they could be
January 1, 2000
All of the playful dialogue -- and this movie is joyfully full of talk -- is handled well in DeBartolo's savvy script and given life by actors who seem to truly embody the idealism of the characters.
January 1, 2000
If you're looking for a safe romantic comedy featuring 20-somethings, then you might enjoy Dream for an Insomniac. If you like more challenging films, you won't regret skipping it.
January 1, 2000
It's talky, clumsy and a bit trivial, but the talk is rarely dull, and there's an integrity about its clumsiness: It's harder to be smooth when you have things you really want to say.
January 1, 2000
Dream for an Insomniac is really a self-conscious modern sitcom that with its San Francisco setting suggests a pale shadow of Armistead Maupin's Tales From the City.