Although it’s a Hollywood comedy about a couple of guys going on a trip for a bachelor party, Sideways
is about as far removed from The Hangover
as it could possibly be. As the characters take a trip through wine country, there’s an extra degree of sophistication to the bachelor party, and as the groom-to-be falls for another woman, there’s also an added layer of depravity to the proceedings.
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