Bottle Shock

Set in 1976, the year that put California wines on the oenophile map, writer-director Randall Miller's third feature is a charming comedy-drama that's surprising true to the events that inspired it. Jim Barrett (Bill Pullman) gambled everything on his dream of establishing a California vineyard capable of producing wines as good as those from France,...read more

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Bottle Shock
In 1976, a small American winery bested the exalted French wines of the time and sent the wine industry into a tizzy – putting California wines on the (more…)
Bottle Shock - Official Trailer
02:26 — The story of the early days of California wine making featuring the now infamous, blind Paris wine tasting of 1976 that has come to be known as "Judgm (more…)
Bottle Shock
00:46 — The story of the early days of California wine making featuring the now infamous, blind Paris wine tasting of 1976 that has come to be known as "Judgm (more…)
Feature Trailer
02:31 — Based on a true story, Bottle Shock chronicles the events leading up to the famous Paris Tastings of 1976, wherein Napa wines bested the exalted Frenc (more…)
Trailer
02:17 — Bottle Shock tells the story of the early days of California wine making featuring the now infamous, blind Paris wine tasting of 1976 that has come to (more…)
Bottle Shock
There are certain moments in history when America has proven itself to the world: Neil Armstrong setting foot on the Moon; or the US Men s Hockey team (more…)
Featurette - Behind the Scenes
13:04 — A behind the scenes look at the making and filming of Bottle Shock.

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  • Released: 2008
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: Set in 1976, the year that put California wines on the oenophile map, writer-director Randall Miller's third feature is a charming comedy-drama that's surprising true to the events that inspired it. Jim Barrett (Bill Pullman) gambled everything on his… (more)

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