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One of the key events this weekend at the MCM London Comic Con was the presence of Edgar Wright, famed writer/director of such films as Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, as well as working on TV shows such as Spaced.
Wright was at the convention to help promote his upcoming movie The World’s End, which he co-wrote and directed, starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost. The film is the final part of the “Three Colours Cornetto...
Following on from the poster reveal, Universal Pictures have now unveiled the teaser trailer for Edgar Wright’s The World’s End.
Five childhood friends reunite at their hometown of Newton Haven after one of them, Gary (Simon Peg), attempts to recreate and finish an epic pub crawl. During their drinking marathon they realise that something is not quite right with their old town and they might be all that stands in the way of the coming apocalypse.
CREATIVE folks often use their own experiences when coming up with new material.
A childhood phobia. The death of a loved one. Being attacked by aliens.
Ok, that last example is a lie (kind of), but first-time director Joe Cornish has used an incident from his past to inspire his sci-fi film Attack The Block.
Joe, thinking back to 2001, said: “A gang of quite young kids nicked my wallet and phone through sheer force of numbers.
“I’m a typical...