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Review: The Trip to Spain, 2017, dir. Michael Winterbottom

Review: The Trip to Spain, 2017, dir. Michael Winterbottom


I took a trip to Spain back in May, during Independent Film Festival Boston, which is just a cutesy-poo way of saying that I saw The Trip to Spain, Michael Winterbottom’s third entry in his The Trip series, orchestrated with and starring Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon. As with the other Trip movies, I liked this one. But it … Continue reading

Review: The Trip, 2011, dir. Michael Winterbottom

Review: The Trip, 2011, dir. Michael Winterbottom


The Trip‘s primary, or perhaps ideal, audience may be comprised of frequent adherents of the Top Chef and aficionados of wry British wit. Michael Winterbottom’s film spends most of its time with its two stars, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon, but the acclaimed director is playing loose enough here that he feels safe sneaking off … Continue reading