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Jul 18, 2011

Daily Proposition: take a meandering cinematic Trip

British funnymen Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon coast between hotels, restaurants and quaint countryside locations in director Michael Winterbottom’s Sideways-esque love letter to good food, wine and conversation.

Luke Buckmaster — Writer, Critic and The Daily Review Journalist

Luke Buckmaster

Writer, Critic and The Daily Review Journalist

British funnymen Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon coast between hotels, restaurants and quaint countryside locations in director Michael Winterbottom’s Sideways-esque love letter to good food, wine and conversation.

The Trip is essentially a stream of conversation fitted to the personable personalities of its two banter addicted Brits, who are never strapped for a word or a bang-on impersonation of a fellow actor. The duelling Michael Caine scene is an instant classic, but Sean Connery, Woody Allen and Hugh Grant also get memorable (enunciated) appearances.

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