Sleep Dealer Synopsis
In the near future three people fight through the barriers of technology.
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Los Angeles Times

By Kenneth Turan
Adventurous, ambitious and ingeniously futuristic, Sleep Dealer is a welcome surprise. It combines visually arresting science fiction done...
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75

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Far more worth seeing than most of what's out there.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
The freshness and ingenuity of this techno-thriller should spark a cult following among sci-fi fans at the very least, but the film could...
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60

The New York Times

By A.O. Scott
The plot of Sleep Dealer is a bit thin, and the performances are earnest and dutiful. But there is sufficient ingenuity in the film’s main...
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50

Variety

By Justin Chang
Despite some clever virtual-reality concepts and projections about the next frontier of globalization, Alex Rivera's ambitious directing...
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40

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Haunting ideas and efficient storytelling, but director-cowriter Alex Rivera needed to fine-tune a bit more.
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40

Village Voice

Science fiction easily lends itself to allegory, but while the dystopian near-future of co-writer/director Alex Rivera's feature debut...
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awesome

By JonRaymond
I loved this film. It's totally suspenseful with a very compelling and original story. This is a world that we could never have known out of Alex Rivera's imagination, and yet there are elements that...

sleep dealer

By universeeye
more copy cat crap might like it if your ten years old and know nothing and seen nothing...

I LOVE LUIS FERNANDO PENA

By ERICAGTZ
IM SOO HAPPY HE IS GOIN 2 DO A GRAET JOB IN YHIS MOVIE HE IS AGOOD ACTOR GOOD LUCK...

sleep dealer a must see

By mojdeh
a brilliant sci-fi movie from the point of view of the dispossessed. with very relevant and poignant environmental angles. an exceptional movie. just hoping that the crowds who are lulled into liking...

leny

By l3ny09
no so goood...

An impressive vision

By Spartacus2000
Setting is a world where the USA has closed its borders. Through technology, all the work is done without the workers constructing our buildings, picking our fruit, operating or manning our planes....

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Rated PG-13 | For some violence and sexuality