Articles Tagged 'Hot Fuzz'

Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and Edgar Wright (Photo: Ian West/PA)

Pegg, Wright and Frost’s Best Movie References, From ‘Spaced’ to ‘Hot Fuzz’

The World’s End, now in U.S. theaters, is the third film made by the team of Simon Pegg (writer/actor), Edgar Wright (writer/director) and Nick Frost (actor) — with 2004 “zom-rom-com” Shaun of the Dead and 2007 action comedy Hot Fuzz following on from the early 2000s Channel 4 sitcom Spaced (which also co-starred and was co-written by Jessica Stevenson). If there’s been one constant […]

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WATCH: Simon Pegg Reveals First Trailer For ‘The World’s End’

This is no time to muck about. We’ve been waiting to see what the third installment of Edgar Wright, Nick Frost and Simon Pegg’s ‘Cornetto Trilogy’ would be like for (*checks watch*) oh, flipping AGES now. We know it’s got an impressive cast (Paddy Considine, Martin Freeman, Rosamund Pike, Eddie Marsan, Reece Shearsmith and Mark […]

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‘The World’s End’ Release Date Moved

Writer and director Edgar Wright has taken to Twitter to announce schedule changes for the upcoming film The World’s End co-written with actor pal Simon Pegg, who stars in the film. The follow up to Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz will be moved up a month and released in the UK on July […]

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First Look: Simon Pegg and Nick Frost Reunite in ‘The World’s End’

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost reunite in The World’s End, reports The Daily Blam. Like Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz, The World’s End is a collaboration co-written by Pegg and Edgar Wright. Joining the team are actors Martin Freeman (Sherlock; The Hobbit), Paddy Considine (Hot Fuzz), Eddie Marsan (Snow White and the Huntsman), […]

WATCH: The A-Z of Simon Pegg

The following clip emerged on YouTube yesterday, as a kind of promotional device for the film A Fantastic Fear Of Everything. It’s an A-Z of Simon Pegg’s best movie moments, but seems to be culled solely from the films Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, Paul, and A Fantastic Fear of Everything (and it’s a […]

Simon Pegg Recruits Martin Freeman For ‘The World’s End’

Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz fans have been waiting eagerly to hear whether the writing/directing/buddy/buddy/buddy team of Simon Pegg, Edgar Wright and Nick Frost will be reuniting for a third installment in what they’re now laughingly calling the ‘Cornetto Three Flavors’ trilogy (because Simon and Nick have eaten different flavor ice-creams in the […]

New York’s Toughest Critic Loves “Hot Fuzz”

The cantankerous New York Press film critic, Armond White, is not known for gushing over the usual awards-season darlings. He regularly takes a big stinky dump on everyone from Todd Haynes to Michael Mann to Sacha Baron Cohen. But the man loves loves loves Hot Fuzz, which hits theaters Friday: Hot Fuzz‘s concept, [director Edgar] […]

Kirsten Dunst Joins Simon Pegg in New Film

At last night's screening of Hot Fuzz, star Simon Pegg was admittedly "chuffed" at the international success of the film, set for release here. "It's made $42 million in Britain, and it's No. 2 in Russia." Damn. Get ready to see a lot more of Pegg at the cineplex: the Spaced star said he's unlikely […]