Phil introduces Dell to opera, modern art, kumquats and the Porsche
Watch The Upside Online It doesn’t take long for this odd couple to find a groove. Phil introduces Dell to opera, modern art, kumquats and the Porsche he has tucked in the garage; Dell takes Phil out of his ivory tower to appreciate the humbler pleasures of hot dogs, soft-serve, weed and Aretha Franklin. In the tradition of another Americanized comedy, “Three Men and a Baby,” there are gags about Dell’s ineptitude as a caregiver, including some early feeding miscues and an excruciating comic setpiece about changing a catheter. But as Dell settles into the job, the racial and class differences between the two men become an asset: Dell shakes Phil from the dreary sterility of his New York City penthouse while Phil offers Dell stable financial footing and a wider set of possibilities.