The Trip is a road comedy starring British comedians Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon. Prior to watching this, I had no idea who Rob Brydon was, but I will say that his portrayal in this film has given me some curiosity of previous works he may have done in the past. Steve Coogan, on the other hand, I’ve seen popping up in various films throughout the years, most recently Tropic Thunder.
I started giving a brief background of who these guys are because the film is a fictional account of their real lives. The script is largely improvised. And that’s sorta where it caught my attention. I think it was also recommended to me for my liking of the film My Dinner With Andre. However, I found a bit more similarities with Sideways. So basically, I guess this film is a foodie version of both films.