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Sideways (2004)

Sideways (2004)

Two men reaching middle age with not much to show but disappointment, embark on a week long road trip through California’s wine country, just as one is about to get married. Netflix, IMDB Director: Alexander Payne STC Genre: Rites of Passage (mid-life crisis) “Life Problem” – Miles can’t get over his divorce “Wrong Way” – […]

28 Days (2000)

28 Days (2000)

Gwen Cummings (Sandra Bullock) never met a drink she couldn’t quaff. But when her drunken buffoonery ruins her sister’s wedding — and does some major property damage — a judge orders her to choose between rehab and jail. Netflix, IMDB Director: Betty Thomas STC Genre: Rites of Passage (addiction) “Life Problem” – alcohol (and pills) […]