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'Sideways': Payne's Latest Comic Antidote

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'Sideways': Payne's Latest Comic Antidote

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'Sideways': Payne's Latest Comic Antidote

'Sideways': Payne's Latest Comic Antidote

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NPR's Michele Norris talks with filmmaker Alexander Payne about his new movie Sideways. Payne's previous movies include the dark comedies Election and About Schmidt, and he says he sees comedy as an "antidote" to tragedy.