Film reviews and more since 2009

Originating as a late-night program on WONC 89.1FM, “Sleepless with Steve” is a weekly movie podcast hosted by Steve Pulaski, Dominic Guanzon, and Joe Viso. It airs Wednesday evenings at 6:30pm exclusively on YouTube! Below you’ll find show highlights and archived clips from past shows!

 

“We’re All Going to the World’s Fair” is a sparse, unnerving little horror film
“We’re All Going to the World’s Fair” is a sparse, unnerving little horror film

Steve on “Clerks III:” “I cried three different times”
Steve on “Clerks III:” “I cried three different times”

Regina Hall gives an Oscar worthy performance in “Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul.”
Regina Hall gives an Oscar worthy performance in “Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul.”

Making sense of the latest Dan Schneider bombshell, Business Insider article
Making sense of the latest Dan Schneider bombshell, Business Insider article

Jordan Peele’s “Nope” is another big W
Jordan Peele’s “Nope” is another big W

Remembering Paul Sorvino: “Goodfellas,” “Romeo + Juliet,” “Law & Order,” and more
Remembering Paul Sorvino: “Goodfellas,” “Romeo + Juliet,” “Law & Order,” and more

“Not Okay” is the much better version of “Dear Evan Hansen”
“Not Okay” is the much better version of “Dear Evan Hansen”

Making sense of “Batgirl” being scrapped, HBO Max’s impending restructuring
Making sense of “Batgirl” being scrapped, HBO Max’s impending restructuring

“Where the Crawdads Sing” is another frothy, incredulous romance-drama
“Where the Crawdads Sing” is another frothy, incredulous romance-drama

Steve tells you the real reason why Rob Zombie’s “The Munsters” looks so bad
Steve tells you the real reason why Rob Zombie’s “The Munsters” looks so bad

Unique animation, great voice cast makes “The Bad Guys” one of Dreamworks’ best in years
Unique animation, great voice cast makes “The Bad Guys” one of Dreamworks’ best in years

Remembering James Caan: “The Godfather,” “The Gambler,” “Las Vegas”
Remembering James Caan: “The Godfather,” “The Gambler,” “Las Vegas”

Our friend Grace Blackford has released her debut album, “Inside My Head”
Our friend Grace Blackford has released her debut album, “Inside My Head”

“Ultimately disappointing:” Steve reviews “Beavis and Butt-Head Do the Universe”
“Ultimately disappointing:” Steve reviews “Beavis and Butt-Head Do the Universe”

“Elvis” features an exceptional Austin Butler and a terrible Tom Hanks
“Elvis” features an exceptional Austin Butler and a terrible Tom Hanks

Confusing marketing? The gay kiss? Why did Pixar’s “Lightyear” bomb?
Confusing marketing? The gay kiss? Why did Pixar’s “Lightyear” bomb?

Steve calls “Cha Cha Real Smooth” his favorite film of 2022. Do Dom and Joe agree?
Steve calls “Cha Cha Real Smooth” his favorite film of 2022. Do Dom and Joe agree?

“Beavis and Butt-Head Do the Universe” looks faithful, funny based on trailer
“Beavis and Butt-Head Do the Universe” looks faithful, funny based on trailer

“Top Gun: Maverick” is the best blockbuster since “Mad Max: Fury Road”
“Top Gun: Maverick” is the best blockbuster since “Mad Max: Fury Road”

Robert Eggers “restrategizing” after “The Northman” underperforms in theaters
Robert Eggers “restrategizing” after “The Northman” underperforms in theaters

We’ve never watched “Bob’s Burgers.” What did we think of the movie?
We’ve never watched “Bob’s Burgers.” What did we think of the movie?

Remembering Ray Liotta: Goodfellas, Field of Dreams actor dead at 67
Remembering Ray Liotta: Goodfellas, Field of Dreams actor dead at 67

Steve and Joe’s thoughts on the trailer for the upcoming Weird Al movie
Steve and Joe’s thoughts on the trailer for the upcoming Weird Al movie

“The Northman” is a bloody, muddy, good time at the movies
“The Northman” is a bloody, muddy, good time at the movies

Theater owners: “Day-and-date releases” are a dead business model
Theater owners: “Day-and-date releases” are a dead business model

Richard Linklater makes another nostalgic gem with Netflix’s “Apollo 10½”
Richard Linklater makes another nostalgic gem with Netflix’s “Apollo 10½”

Netflix to crackdown on password sharing in the US
Netflix to crackdown on password sharing in the US

“This one’s for the film hipsters” – “Everything Everywhere All at Once” review
“This one’s for the film hipsters” – “Everything Everywhere All at Once” review

Discovery to merge with HBO Max following WarnerMedia acquisition
Discovery to merge with HBO Max following WarnerMedia acquisition

Remembering Gilbert Gottfried (1955 – 2022)
Remembering Gilbert Gottfried (1955 – 2022)

Bruce Willis retiring from acting following aphasia diagnosis
Bruce Willis retiring from acting following aphasia diagnosis

Steve and Dom share their favorite win during the 2022 Oscars
Steve and Dom share their favorite win during the 2022 Oscars

“The worst Oscars I’ve seen” – “Sleepless with Steve” recaps the 94th Academy Awards
“The worst Oscars I’ve seen” – “Sleepless with Steve” recaps the 94th Academy Awards

Steve on Will Smith slapping Chris Rock at the Oscars
Steve on Will Smith slapping Chris Rock at the Oscars

“Pig” director Michael Sarnoski to direct new “Quiet Place” spinoff
“Pig” director Michael Sarnoski to direct new “Quiet Place” spinoff

“Scream” review: A “requel” afraid to go the extra mile
“Scream” review: A “requel” afraid to go the extra mile

Final season of “Arthur” premieres February 21st
Final season of “Arthur” premieres February 21st

Steve, Dom, and Joe all reveal their pick for worst movie of 2021
Steve, Dom, and Joe all reveal their pick for worst movie of 2021

Steve, Joe, and Dom all reveal their #1 favorite film of 2021
Steve, Joe, and Dom all reveal their #1 favorite film of 2021

“The Matrix Resurrections” features great romance but lackluster action
“The Matrix Resurrections” features great romance but lackluster action

About Steve Pulaski

Steve Pulaski has been reviewing movies since 2009 for a barrage of different outlets. He graduated North Central College in 2018 and currently works as an on-air radio personality. He also hosts a weekly movie podcast called "Sleepless with Steve," dedicated to film and the film industry, on his YouTube channel. In addition to writing, he's a die-hard Chicago Bears fan and has two cats, appropriately named Siskel and Ebert!

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