Alexander Payne, the notoriously selective director of 2004's wine aficionado flick 'Sideways,' is finally ready to get back in the action. Payne's latest, to be released Dec. 16, is 'The Descendants,' a comedy starring George Clooney.

In this first clip from 'The Descendants,' we don't learn much. We see a polo-shirted Clooney running through a suburban neighborhood to ask one question: "Who is he?"