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See Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon do their Michael Caine impressions again in The Trip to Italy

There’s only one thing fans of The Trip want to know about its upcoming sequel The Trip to Italy: do Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon indulge in another Michael Caine impression-off? Guys… of course they do. The flick, directed once again by Michael Winterbottom, debuted in Sundance this past week, ahead of its worldwide release later in 2014. […]

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Television Revision: Gavin & Stacey – Season 2

Television Revision: Gavin & Stacey – Season 2. Starring Mathew Horne, Joanna Page, and James Corden. Rated M. By Andrew Williams. Television Revision is a weekly feature in which our tuned in TV critic trawls through the best the box has to offer, giving you a primer on some of history’s finest shows (and warning […]

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Television Revision: Gavin & Stacey – Season 1

Television Revision: Gavin & Stacey – Season 1. Starring Mathew Horne, Joanna Page, and James Corden. Rated M. By Andrew Williams. Television Revision is a weekly feature in which our tuned in TV critic trawls through the best the box has to offer, giving you a primer on some of history’s finest shows (and warning […]

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Coogan and Brydon may reunite for The Trip 2

The Trip was one of our favourite movies of 2011 (despite it technically being a shortened edit of a six-part TV series). Therefore, it’s hard not to be excited by the news that stars Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon may soon ride out on another culinary adventure. It was revealed last year that director Michael Winterbottom, […]

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It’s a metaphor! – The Trip review

The Trip – Starring Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon. Directed by Michael Winterbottom. By Simon Miraudo. So, this is new: a frequently hilarious comedy that is also totally satisfying on an emotional level. A satire of fame that is never mean-spirited, and isn’t filled with obnoxious jokes aimed only at insiders. Two actors playing slightly-warped […]

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Sydney Film Festival – Day Four

Sydney Film Festival – Day Four. By Simon Miraudo. It took a mere 80 hours in Sydney – 80! – to go from a reasonably healthy young man to a sickly, seemingly rickets-ridden mess. What’s to blame? Well, all this rain and cold doesn’t help (in Western Australia, we’ve grown accustomed to unseasonable warmth all year round, […]

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Trailer Debut: The Trip

Plot? Who needs it when you’ve got the endlessly entertaining Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon swapping insults whilst impersonating celebs in a variety of English restaurants? The trailer for Michael Winterbottom’s The Trip has debuted online, capitalising on the stars’ uncanny impressions of Michael Caine, Woody Allen and Al Pacino among others. The hilarious Coogan (I’m Alan […]

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