Sideways Reviews

February 13, 2012
Payne does know how to capture two kinds of male menopause. But I can't say he ever surprised me.
January 30, 2005
A knowingly-clever and downright-insulting movie that does little more than talk down to its audience.
January 16, 2005
Like a $3.00 bottle of wine -- it may taste fruity going down, but when it comes back up you'll realize it wasn't worth the Technicolor yawn (or the horrible migraine).
November 29, 2004
plodding, standoffish and seriously overrated.
November 28, 2004
The most overrated movie of the year.
November 27, 2004
Payne abandons his biting eye for satire with this uninspired and mean road picture. Makes one long for a car drive with Mr. McAllister and Warren Schmidt.
November 14, 2004
It is, in almost every way, less than it could or should be.
October 19, 2004
Makes you feel like you're trapped at dinner with a wiseass who's trying to convince you what a sensitive guy he is.