Required Reading: Sleeper Summer Movies and The Japanese ‘Sideways’

Japanese Sideways

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The curious case of the Japanese remake of Sideways” — David Ehrlich at The Dissolve gets weird with some shrink-wrapped squid to pin down an artifact that leaves everything the same except the people involved. It’s maybe the closest thing to science the popular arts will ever have, and right now someone in France is wondering what Sideways would look like with French people in it.

A veteran of writing about movies for nearly a decade, Scott Beggs has been the Managing Editor of Film School Rejects since 2009. Despite speculation, he is not actually Walter Mathau's grandson. See? He can't even spell his name right.

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