Sideways (2004) Alexander Payne's wise and warm film about the pleasures of wine, the melancholy of midlife diminished expectations, and the balm of male friendship is on… 2004-10-22 R PT124M Comedy Drama Paul Giamatti Thomas Haden Church Virginia Madsen Sandra Oh Fox Searchlight Pictures
Movie Review

Sideways (2004)

MPAA Rating: R
EW's GRADE
A

Details Limited Release: Oct 22, 2004; Rated: R; Length: 124 Minutes; Genres: Comedy, Drama; With: Paul Giamatti; Distributor: Fox Searchlight Pictures; More

Alexander Payne's wise and warm film about the pleasures of wine, the melancholy of midlife diminished expectations, and the balm of male friendship is on a very short list for best American movie of the year.

Originally posted Nov 05, 2004 Published in issue #791 Nov 05, 2004 Order article reprints