Best drinking movies – Whether it be for the hopeful coming of spring -- or a certain holiday often associated with a celebratory tipple or two -- we present to you some of the most memorable drinking movies through the years. Films like "Sideways" from 2004, which stars, from left, Sandra Oh, Thomas Haden Church, Virginia Madsen and Paul Giamatti. The movie put "pinot noir" on the palates of moviegoers.
Best drinking movies – Ray Milland goes on a four-day drinking binge in 1945's "The Lost Weekend." The groundbreaking film won best picture at the Academy Awards.
Best drinking movies – His love of the drink causes folks not to believe James Stewart's character in the 1950 film "Harvey" when he insists that his best friend is a tall, invisible rabbit.