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Sideways (2004)

Virginia Madsen as "Maya"

Struggling writer and wine enthusiast Miles (Paul Giamatti) takes his engaged friend, Jack (Thomas Haden Church), on a trip to wine country for a last single-guy bonding experience. While Miles wants to relax and enjoy the wine, Jack is in search of a fling before his wedding. Soon Jack is sleeping with Stephanie (Sandra Oh), while her friend Maya (Virginia Madsen) connects with Miles. When Miles lets slip that Jack is getting married, both women are furious, sending the trip into disarray.

Academy Award (2004) Nominated Best Supporting Actress
Golden Globe (2004) Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2004) Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2004) Won Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

Virginia Madsen in the news

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Virginia Madsen Joins 'Red Riding Hood'

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Jul 7th 2010, 9:35AM

Jul 7th 2010, 9:35AM

Casting Bites: Moms for Amanda Seyfried and Taylor Lautner

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Jul 6th 2010, 11:15AM

Jul 6th 2010, 11:15AM

Movie Casting: Madsen Joins 'Red Riding Hood'; Original 'Scream' Voice Is Back

Posted by
Andrew Scott on Jul 6th 2010, 8:09AM

Jul 6th 2010, 8:09AM

Shelf Life: Dune

Posted by
Todd Gilchrist on Apr 27th 2010, 4:15PM

Apr 27th 2010, 4:15PM

Veteran Editor Tapped for 'Haunting in Connecticut' Sequel

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Apr 15th 2010, 12:45PM

Apr 15th 2010, 12:45PM

This Week's Discs: Terror in the City and the Country

Posted by
Peter Martin on Jul 14th 2009, 10:03AM

Jul 14th 2009, 10:03AM

News Bites: Gallner on Elm Street, Madsen's 'Gravity' & Buscemi & Tucci Head for TV

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Apr 9th 2009, 9:02AM

Apr 9th 2009, 9:02AM

The Cinematical Roundtable, with Guest Brian Orndorf

Posted by
William Goss on Mar 27th 2009, 4:02PM

Mar 27th 2009, 4:02PM

SXSW Review: The Haunting in Connecticut

Posted by
William Goss on Mar 18th 2009, 10:32AM

Mar 18th 2009, 10:32AM

Release Date Shuffle: 'Steve' to Fall (Yay!), 'Haunting' to Spring (Boo!)

Posted by
William Goss on Feb 10th 2009, 3:02PM

Feb 10th 2009, 3:02PM

'Haunting in Connecticut' Trailer Offers Daily Dose of Hokum

Posted by
William Goss on Oct 16th 2008, 10:15AM

Oct 16th 2008, 10:15AM

Horror Remake Outrage: 'Candyman' Going White?

Posted by
Peter Martin on Aug 15th 2008, 2:23PM

Aug 15th 2008, 2:23PM

New 'Wonder Woman' Trailer Lacks Voice(s)

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Aug 5th 2008, 2:32PM

Aug 5th 2008, 2:32PM

Review: Diminished Capacity

Posted by
Christopher Campbell on Jul 3rd 2008, 9:02AM

Jul 3rd 2008, 9:02AM

EXCLUSIVE: 'Diminished Capacity' Poster Premiere!

Posted by
Erik Davis on Jun 20th 2008, 9:02AM

Jun 20th 2008, 9:02AM

Finally! Hilary Swank in Flight Regalia!

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Jun 18th 2008, 8:50AM

Jun 18th 2008, 8:50AM

Virginia Madsen Joins 'Amelia'

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Apr 22nd 2008, 1:38PM

Apr 22nd 2008, 1:38PM

Virginia Madsen Starts a Production Company

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Mar 20th 2008, 5:02AM

Mar 20th 2008, 5:02AM

Retro Cinema: Candyman

Posted by
Ryan Stewart on Oct 25th 2007, 3:02PM

Oct 25th 2007, 3:02PM

Three Take On a 'Haunting in Connecticut'

Posted by
Christopher Campbell on Sep 14th 2007, 7:32AM

Sep 14th 2007, 7:32AM

Virginia Madsen Will Be Part of 'A Haunting in Connecticut'

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on May 15th 2007, 12:02PM

May 15th 2007, 12:02PM

Virginia Madsen Deals with Matthew Broderick & Alan Alda's 'Diminished Capacity'

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Apr 10th 2007, 7:34AM

Apr 10th 2007, 7:34AM

Review: The Astronaut Farmer

Posted by
Jeffrey M. Anderson on Feb 23rd 2007, 3:04PM

Feb 23rd 2007, 3:04PM

Review: The Number 23

Posted by
Kevin Kelly on Feb 23rd 2007, 5:02AM

Feb 23rd 2007, 5:02AM

Carrey Goes Spooky on The Number 23

Posted by
Scott Weinberg on Nov 5th 2006, 10:30AM

Nov 5th 2006, 10:30AM

Review: A Prairie Home Companion

Posted by
Martha Fischer on Jun 8th 2006, 5:08AM

Jun 8th 2006, 5:08AM

No Indy 4 for Madsen?

Posted by
Erik Davis on Jun 6th 2006, 8:02AM

Jun 6th 2006, 8:02AM

Review: Firewall

Posted by
James Rocchi on Feb 9th 2006, 6:31PM

Feb 9th 2006, 6:31PM

Madsen in Indy 4?

Posted by
Erik Davis on Feb 4th 2006, 4:02AM

Feb 4th 2006, 4:02AM

Number 23's Carrey scores a new wife

Posted by
Martha Fischer on Jan 18th 2006, 11:04AM

Jan 18th 2006, 11:04AM

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