Sleepover Cinema

Films That Formed the Tween Collective Unconscious of the Y2K Era

Welcome to Sleepover Cinema, where we analyze the films that created the collective unconscious of the girls and gays of the late 90s and early 2000s.

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RuPaul's Drag Race

Sleepover Cinema | S:9 E:17
Step into the werkroom with us this week as we deliver a PhD-level seminar on the reality show we’ve been shaped by for 10+ years, RuPaul’s Drag R...
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Les Misérables

Sleepover Cinema | S:9 E:15
This episode is a tale of traumatic drama club productions, method acting taken too far, and aspirations to believe in God....
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Mean Girls 2 vs. Legally Blondes

Sleepover Cinema | S:9 E:15
What do you get when you take two truly and completely blasphemous sequels and make them duke it out in the ring?...
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Disney Scene It

Sleepover Cinema | S:9 E:14
We’re diving into the ever-so-stimulating Disney Scene It, an arguably unchallenging trivia game with one of the most haunting soundtracks of our ...
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Live Appearances

Check out these amazing photos from Sleepover Cinema's live podcast event in Arizona as part of She Podcasts in October 2021.

Photos by Margarita Corporan

Season 3 Photoshoot

Hannah and Audrey at the Fashion Institute of Technology in February 2023! All photos take by Holland Rainwater, photographer extraordinaire and Sleepover Cinema listener!

The Team

Hannah Rae Leach

Host & Producer
A graduate of NYU Tisch Dramatic Writing in 2017, Hannah is an audio producer, musician, educator, and writer based in Chicago, Illinois. She is the older sister (and a leo).

Audrey Leach

A graduate of NYU Tisch Film & TV in 2019, Audrey is a documentary filmmaker and editor based in Los Angeles, California. She is the younger sister (and a cancer).

Sean Rule-Hoffman

Audio Engineer
Sean hails from Orange Village, Ohio. He earned a degree in Music Technology with a minor in Electronic Media and Film from Capital University in Columbus, Ohio.