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Edgar Wright and J.J. Abrams Team Up For 'Collider'

by Damon Houx July 23, 2012 07:30 PM
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Imagine you were to form a cinema nerd supergroup. Wouldn't you want Edgar Wright and J.J. Abrams in the mix? Well the two are working together on 'Collider' which Abrams will be producing, and Wright came up with the story. The script is being handled by Mark Protosevitch, who's probably best known for penning 'I Am Legend.'

Comic-Con 2012: Captain America, Thor Get Subtitles, Guardian of the Galaxy Dated, Ant-Man Previewed and More

by Damon Houx July 14, 2012 08:38 PM
Though we'll have more coverage of the event as it unfolds, Marvel has been dropping nuggets like crazy at Comic-Con 2012 about 'Thor 2,' 'Captain America 2,' 'Guardians of the Galaxy' and 'Ant-Man.' Check out what we know, and check out the new art for these titles.

Comic-Con 2012: Edgar Wright's 'The World's End' a Go, Poster Released

by Hilary Rothing July 13, 2012 05:08 PM
Comic-Con 2012 just made fans of Edgar Wright's "Blood and Ice Cream Trilogy" very happy with an announcement from Universal Pictures that the final film in the series, 'The World's End' has been greenlit. They've even given us the first official poster for the film, which you can check out below!

Johnny Depp's 'The Night Stalker' Gets a Writer

by Damon Houx May 18, 2012 08:48 PM
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With Edgar Wright about to shoot 'The World's End' (the final film in the Cornetto trilogy) this fall, his involvement with the scripting process for the Johnny Depp film 'The Night Stalker' was questionable. Enter Screenwriter D.V. DeVincentis, who is best known for writing the John Cusack movies 'Gross Pointe Blank' and 'High Fidelity.'

Edgar Wright's 'The World's End' To Start Shooting in September

by Damon Houx May 09, 2012 05:54 PM
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Last we heard from Edgar Wright, he was hired to adapt 'The Night Stalker' for Johnny Depp. But he'd also teased that he and Simon Pegg were writing the third film in their Cornetto Trilogy 'The World's End.' Pegg has been shooting 'Star Trek 2' (but he just wrapped), so it was unknown when the film would be coming. Now we know, they've got a September start date with a planned Spring 2013 release.

Will 'Avengers 2' Include Edgar Wright's Ant-Man?

by Sean O'Connell May 07, 2012 08:58 AM
On the heels of the news that Joss Whedon’s ‘The Avengers’ decimated the all-time highest weekend box-office record on Sunday, fans already started looking ahead to what Marvel Studios might have in store for a sequel. And while most follow-ups tend to go bigger, this bit of news suggests ‘The Avengers 2’ might go smaller. Much, much smaller.

Sneak a Peek at the Script for Edgar Wright and Simon Pegg's Next Film

by Mike Sampson April 24, 2012 11:44 AM
The world has been waiting patiently for the next film from director Edgar Wright and actor/writer Simon Pegg. But there comes a time when we're going to stop being so patient.  Pegg, off filming 'Star Trek 2' for J.J. Abrams, took a break to update his fans on the status of 'The World's End', their follow-up to 'Shaun of the Dead' and 'Hot Fuzz.'