MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 67 this week

The Trip (I) (2010)

Not Rated  |   |  Comedy, Drama  |  24 April 2011 (Greece)
7.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.0/10 from 14,510 users  
Reviews: 52 user | 120 critic

Steve Coogan has been asked by The Observer to tour the country's finest restaurants, but after his girlfriend backs out on him he must take his best friend and source of eternal aggravation, Rob Brydon.

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 21 titles
created 27 Nov 2011
 
a list of 31 titles
created 10 Feb 2013
 
a list of 32 titles
created 06 May 2013
 
a list of 38 titles
created 01 Jun 2013
 
a list of 34 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Trip" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Trip (2010)

The Trip (2010) on IMDb 7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Trip.

User Polls

2 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Two men, six meals in six different places on a road trip around Italy. Liguria, Tuscany, Rome, Amalfi and ending in Capri.

Director: Michael Winterbottom
Stars: Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon, Rosie Fellner
The Trip (TV Series 2010)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Steve is a food critic for the UK's Observer who is joined on a working road trip by his friend Rob who fills in at the last minute when Coogan's romantic relationship falls apart.

Stars: Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon, Rebecca Johnson
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

When famous DJ Alan Partridge's radio station is taken over by a new media conglomerate, it sets in motion a chain of events which see Alan having to work with the police to defuse a potentially violent siege.

Director: Declan Lowney
Stars: Steve Coogan, Colm Meaney, Tim Key
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Director Michael Winterbottom (Northam) attempts to shoot the adaptation of Laurence Sterne's essentially unfilmable novel, "The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman."

Director: Michael Winterbottom
Stars: Steve Coogan, Jeremy Northam, Rob Brydon
Biography | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

In 1976, Tony Wilson sets up Factory Records and brings Manchester's music to the world.

Director: Michael Winterbottom
Stars: Steve Coogan, Lennie James, John Thomson
I'm Alan Partridge (1997–2002)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Alan Partridge a failed television presenter whose previous exploits had featured in the chat-show parody Knowing Me, Knowing You with Alan Partridge, and who is now presenting a programed on local radio in Norwich.

Stars: Steve Coogan, Phil Cornwell, Simon Greenall
In the Loop (2009)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The US President and UK Prime Minister fancy a war. But not everyone agrees that war is a good thing. The US General Miller doesn't think so and neither does the British Secretary of State ... See full summary »

Director: Armando Iannucci
Stars: Tom Hollander, Peter Capaldi, James Gandolfini
Everyday I (2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

This film charts the relationship between a man imprisoned for drug smuggling and his wife and is being shot over the course of five years, a few weeks at a time.

Director: Michael Winterbottom
Stars: Shirley Henderson, John Simm, Shaun Kirk
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
...
Rob
...
...
...
Rebecca Johnson ...
Dolya Gavanski ...
...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mercè Ribot ...
Edit

Storyline

When Steve Coogan is asked by The Observer to tour the country's finest restaurants, he envisions it as the perfect getaway with his beautiful girlfriend. But, when she backs out on him, he has no one to accompany him but his best friend and source of eternal aggravation, Rob Brydon. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Eat, drink and try not to kill each other.

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

24 April 2011 (Greece)  »

Also Known As:

A Viagem  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$77,904 (USA) (10 June 2011)

Gross:

$2,014,922 (USA) (23 September 2011)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Early in the film, the car stereo plays "Atmosphere" by Joy Division, which Steve Coogan explains he has chosen as the "soundtrack" for their trip, Though neither the song title nor the band are mentioned, in 24 Hour Party People (2002), Coogan played Tony Wilson, the producer who signed Joy Division to his Factory Records label. See more »

Quotes

Steve: Gentlemen to bed! For at daybreak I will breakfast.
Rob: Sire, sire! Tis a continental breakfast. Will only take twenty minutes max.
See more »

Connections

Featured in Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.21 (2011) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Coogan and Brydon entertain us and themselves
23 November 2011 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

The Trip is a delightful little road movie unlike any other film you are likely to have seen before.

Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon travel the English countryside trying the best hotels and cuisine on offer and on they way they not only try to out do themselves on the impersonation stakes they also try to keep their friendship going when quite obviously they see themselves as rivals.

Most of this film is improvised and it's so much better for it although there is an underlying story in the film about Steve Coogan's relationship with his girlfriend but it's more a distraction than a help to the movie. Without doubt , the conversations the two men have ( mostly in other famous peoples voices ) are the highlights of the film.

Brydon comes out of the film as the most likable , if not a little irritating , and Coogan seems a little irritable at times . It's never clear whether they are trying to be themselves or they are meaning to come across this way.

The Trip is a very British film that i doubt would appeal to a foreign market but i liked it a lot.


12 of 18 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Know-it-all nerd on limestone mountain top frasay
Who thinks they should have left this as a TV series... Faustian_Slip
Michael Caine furlow9
What Month and Locations? film_ophile
Michael Nyman misterianlawton
Drug use? pandora8
Discuss The Trip (2010) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page