230 – The Trip to Italy (2014)

the trip to italy

“Eh those Brits do things weird.” That was my jocular response when asked about The Trip to Italy – the new movie directed by Michael Winterbottom and starring Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon as slightly fictionalized versions of themselves. The film is an edited down version of a BBC series, that also serves as a sequel to 2010’s similarly condensed The Trip. Already this operation sounds so English, but let’s add in a healthy dose of dry humor to top it off. What we end up with is a pretty satisfying mixture. 

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