Nominated for five Academy Awards (including best picture), this intoxicating, intelligent comedy from Director Alexander Payne serves up one of the best reviewed films of the year about the ups, downs and sideways journeys of life. A wine-tasting road trip through California's Central Coast takes an unexpected detour as Miles (Paul Giamatti) and Jack (Thomas Haden Church), tow 30 somethings mature along the way. The comically mismatched pair soon find themselves drowning in wine, women.... and laughter!

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Sideways (2004)

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Romance/Drama/Comedy · 2h 6m · 1/21/2005

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In search of wine. In search of women. In search of themselves.

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Nominated for five Academy Awards (including best picture), this intoxicating, intelligent comedy from Director Alexander Payne serves up one of the best reviewed films of the year about the ups, downs and sideways journeys of life. A wine-tasting road trip through California's Central Coast takes an unexpected detour as Miles (Paul Giamatti) and Jack (Thomas Haden Church), tow 30 somethings mature along the way. The comically mismatched pair soon find themselves drowning in wine, women.... and laughter!

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Company

Fox Searchlight Pictures

Budget

$12,000,000

Revenue

$109,706,931
Part Of
Cast
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Paul Giamatti

Miles
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Thomas Haden Church

Jack
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Virginia Madsen

Maya
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Sandra Oh

Stephanie
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Marylouise Burke

Miles's Mother
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Jessica Hecht

Victoria
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Missy Doty

Cammi
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M.C. Gainey

Cammi's Husband
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Alysia Reiner

Christine Erganian
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Shake Tukhmanyan

Mrs. Erganian (as Shaké Toukhmanian)
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Shaun Duke

Mike Erganian (as Duke Moosekian)
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Rob Trow

Obnoxious Golfer
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Lacey Rae

Los Olivos Waitress
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Cesar Ramos

Barista (as Cesar 'Cheeser' Ramos)
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D.C. Rogers

Reciting Eighth Grader (as Daniel Rogers)
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Natalie Carter

Siena
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Simon Kassis

Mini-Mart Owner
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Sevag Kendirjian

Armenian Deacon
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Jaren Coler

Acoustic Guitarist
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Chris Astoyan

Mrs. Erganian's Son (uncredited)
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JR Garcia

Little Boy (uncredited)
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Gregory Heath

Tasting Room Customer (uncredited)
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Adolf Hitler

Self (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Alex Kalognomos

Alex (uncredited)
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Logan Mulvey

Waiter (uncredited)
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Parker Quinn

Customer in Shoe Store (uncredited)
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Mikael Sharafyan

Armenian Wedding Guest (uncredited)
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Robert Covarrubias

Miles's Building Manager
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Patrick Gallagher

Gary the Bartender
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Stephanie Faracy

Stephanie's Mother
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Joe Marinelli

Frass Canyon Pourer
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Chris Burroughs

Chris at Stanford
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Toni Howard

Evelyn Berman-Silverman (voice)
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Khoren Babouchian

Armenian Priest (as Rev. Fr. Khoren Babouchian)
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Lee Brooks

Ken Cortland
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Peter Dennis

Leslie Brough
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Alison Herson

Foxen Winery Pourer
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Phil Reeves

Vacationing Dr. Walt Hendricks
Crew
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Alexander Payne

Director
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Rex Pickett

Writer
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Alexander Payne

Writer
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Jim Taylor

Writer
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Disc Releases
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Sideways

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

4/5/2005

Disc Title Front Cover

Sideways

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

4/5/2005

Disc Title Front Cover

Sideways

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

2/3/2009

Disc Title Front Cover

Sideways

(DVD)

4/5/2005

Disc Title Front Cover

Sideways

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

4/5/2005

Disc Title Front Cover

Sideways

(DVD)

4/5/2005

Disc Title Front Cover

Sideways

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

10/7/2014

Disc Title Front Cover

Sideways

(DVD)

4/5/2005

Disc Title Front Cover

Sideways

(Blu-ray)

4/15/2009

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