THE TRIP TO ITALY

Starring two of Britain's best-loved comic actors

Michael Winterbottom’s largely improvised 2010 film, THE TRIP, took comedians Steve Coogan (PHILOMENA) and Rob Brydon (TRISTRAM SHANDY: A COCK AND BULL STORY) on a restaurant tour around northern England.

In this witty and incisive follow-up, Winterbottom reunites the pair for a new culinary road trip, retracing the steps of the Romantic poets’ grand tour of Italy and indulging in some sparkling banter and impersonation-offs. Rewhetting our palates from the earlier film, the characters enjoy mouthwatering meals in gorgeous settings from Liguria to Capri while riffing on subjects as varied as Batman’s vocal register, the artistic merits of “Jagged Little Pill,” and, of course, the virtue of sequels.

Winterbottom trains his camera to capture the idyllic Italian landscape and the gastronomic treasures being prepared and consumed while keeping the film centered on the crackling chemistry between the two leads. The Trip to Italy effortlessly melds the brilliant comic interplay between Coogan and Brydon into quieter moments of self-reflection, letting audiences into their insightful ruminations on the nuances of friendship and the juggling of family and career. The result is a biting portrait of modern-day masculinity.

Directed by Michael Winterbottom

Starring Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon, Rosie Fellner

UK | 2014 | NR | 108 min

Official Selection: Sundance Film Festival, San Francisco International Film Festival, Seattle Film Festival

Watch the trailer

BRILLIANT. The Trip to Italy is the 'Godfather 2" of road movies. - The Hollywood Reporter

I'd follow these guys "'round the horn" in a second. Maybe that's where they'll head next time. - NPR   

Show Dates & Times:

9/19/14 - Friday

5:30 pm,
8:00 pm,

9/21/14 - Sunday

3:00 pm,
5:30 pm,

9/22/14 - Monday

7:00 pm,

9/23/14 - Tuesday

1:00 am,
7:00 pm,

9/24/14 - Wednesday

7:00 pm,

9/25/14 - Thursday

7:00 pm,
Admission: 

$8.50/Adults, $7.50/12 and under, Seniors, Matinees, Mondays

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