Sideways
(DVD)

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Published
Beverly Hills, CA 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2005.
Physical Desc
1 disc (ca. 127 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4
Rating
MPAA rating: R; for language, some strong sexual content and nudity.
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DVD
Language
English
UPC
024543175902

Notes

General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
General Note
Based on the novel by Rex Pickett.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Phedon Papamichael ; editor, Kevin Tent ; music, Rolfe Kent ; costume designer, Wendy Chuck ; production designer, Jane Ann Stewart.
Participants/Performers
Paul Giamatti, Thomas Haden Church, Virgina Madson, Sandra Oh.
Description
Miles is a divorced man and a failed writer who teaches junior high English. He decides to take his best friend, somewhat famous actor Jack, on a weeklong drive through California's wine country. There they explore their failures and question their relationships. Jack, who is about to get married, has an affair with a woman and wonders whether he should call off his wedding. Miles questions whether or not he made the right choice while trying to form a relationship with the woman's best friend, a waitress at a restaurant that he frequents often when visiting that part of the country.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R; for language, some strong sexual content and nudity.
System Details
VHS, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby stereo.
Language
English language, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards
Academy Awards, USA, 2005: Oscar - Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published (Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor).

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Pickett, R., Kent, R., Papamichael, P., Madson, V., Oh, S., Church, T. H., Giamatti, P., & Payne, A. (2005). Sideways . 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Rex. Pickett et al.. 2005. Sideways. Beverly Hills, CA: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Rex. Pickett et al.. Sideways Beverly Hills, CA: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2005.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Pickett, Rex., et al. Sideways 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2005.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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