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Steve Coogan & Rob Brydon's impressions return in first Trip to Spain clip

THE TRIP series is one of those small English nuggets that offers a delightful treat to those lucky enough to stumble upon it. THE TRIP and THE TRIP TO ITALY star Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon as fictionalized versions of themselves as they go around tasting delicious foods in scenic locales, and we the audience get to sit in while they converse about life’s intricacies, and...
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Director Michael Winterbottom exits Will Ferrell comedy biopic Russ & Roger

According to The Wrap , Michael Winterbottom has dropped out of directing RUSS & ROGER, STX Entertainment's planned buddy comedy biopic starring Will Ferrell as filmmaker Russ Meyer and Josh Gad as movie critic Roger Ebert , due to creative differences. But the site says STX will likely hire a new director soon, and that the film will still kick off production in early...
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Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon mimic the voices of The Dark Knight Rises in a clip from The Trip To Italy

THE TRIP TO ITALY is a follow-up to 2010's THE TRIP, directed by Michael Winterbottom and continues the comedic antics of Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon as they sit down for six meals in six different places around Italy and allowing the audience to "sit in" on their conversations. The film just debuted at Sundance (see our review here ) and one of the signature scenes being talked about...
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Review: The Trip to Italy (Sundance 2014)

PLOT: Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon (playing fictionalized versions of themselves) go on a road trip through Italy, where they sample the local cuisine, discuss life, and generally get on each others nerves. REVIEW: Michael Winterbottom 's THE TRIP was a surprise art-house hit a couple of years ago. The theatrical version- released by IFC Films- was a condensed...
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Review: The Look of Love (Sundance 2013)

PLOT: The true story of Soho adult magazine publisher and entrepreneur Paul Raymond ( Steve Coogan ). Starting with a few adult burlesque houses, Raymond eventually rises to become one of Britain's wealthiest men- but with money and easy access to sex and drugs comes temptation, and all the money in the world can't save his marriage to wife Jean ( Anna Friel ) or his daughter...
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