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May 21, 2019

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Wine Country | Amy Poehler

May 21, 2019

Amy Poehler‘s Wine Country barely qualifies as a movie – it’s essentially a vacation slideshow featuring a who’s who of industry funny women. Much like Alexander Payne’s Sideways but recast with middle-aged women, Wine Country finds a group of former co-workers out on a wine tour in the Napa Valley to celebrate the 50th birthday of one of their number, Rebecca (Rachel Dratch). Wine flows, memories are shared, and old wounds are reopened as the old friends drunkenly air grievances and reveal hidden pains.…

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