LOS ANGELES – The new film directed by Simon Curtis based on the best selling novel by Garth Stein,The Art of Racing in the Rain is narrated by a witty and philosophical dog named Enzo (voiced by Kevin Costner). Through his bond with his owner Denny Swift (Milo Ventimiglia), an aspiring Formula One race car driver, Enzo has gained tremendous insight into the human condition and understands the racetrack life. The movie follows Denny and his wife, Eve (Amanda Seyfried), their young daughter Zoe (Ryan Kiera Armstrong), and ultimately, his true best friend, Enzo.
We spoke with the director Simon Curtis about his movie.
The Art of the Racing in the Rain is in Theatres August 9.