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The Trip to Greece Review: Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon Bid Farewell in Satisfying Finale

The Trip to Greece Review: Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon Bid Farewell in Satisfying Finale

When embarking on their first trip, Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon, and Michael Winterbottom weren’t aware their journeys would extend for the next decade, but from the first few scenes of their tour through northern England, the stage was set for what we’ve come to cherish from these outings. There will be slightly fictionalized barbing, an array of impressions besting the most popular YouTube comedians, gorgeous locales, delicious food, and some slight drama to give the semblance of a narrative arc. For their final adventure, The Trip to Greece, they stay the course with this tried and true formula, making for a satisfying finale while still leaving room for contemplation.

Picking up a few years after the rather unexpected ending of 2017’s The Trip to Spain-which found Coogan in the middle of the desert with potential danger approaching–Winterbottom gives only the briefest lip service to how that situation was cleared up.

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