An Idiot Abroad (2010)


Genre: Documentary , Adventure , Comedy , Reality-tv

Plot: Brit Karl Pilkington has led a sheltered life. Not having done any traveling, he enjoys living within the comforts of what he knows, basically that being what is purely British. As such, his friends, Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, decide to send Karl to various parts of the world to experience unfamiliar cultures. Stephen believes that travel is a life broadening venture, and hopes that Karl will indeed feel like his life is enriched by these travels. Ricky, however, hopes that Karl will hate every minute of his travels. For Ricky, this experiment is the most expensive gag for his own pleasure that he could have conceived. Read More



Episode 3: The Short Way Round: China
Episode 2: The Short Way Round: India
Episode 1: The Short Way Round: Venice
Episode 8: Karl Comes Home
Episode 7: Climb Mount Fuji
Episode 6: Route 66
Episode 5: Meet a Gorilla
Episode 4: Whale Watching
Episode 3: Dolphin Swim
Episode 2: Trans-Siberian Express
Episode 1: Desert Island
Episode 8: Karl Comes Home: The Debrief
Episode 7: Peru
Episode 6: Brazil
Episode 5: Egypt
Episode 4: Mexico
Episode 3: Jordan
Episode 2: India
Episode 1: China