The scenery is glorious; you can almost feel the sunshine and smell the wine. But Crowe and Scott are bulls in Mayle's china shop. Like an assertive Burgundy served with a delicate fish, they're a classic wrong pairing. show more
There isn't a milliliter of honest feeling from start to finish, and precious little comedy or romance.
The overall effect is one of a sumptuously laid table where the main course is overcooked. show more