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Edgar Wright And Simon Pegg Set To Combine Again On New Movie

By Lenny Barksdale | 19th August 2014

Forget Hector and the Search For Happiness. That was a blip in the otherwise brilliant career of Simon Pegg. And anyway, he’s at his best when working with Edgar Wright – good news, then, that...

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Everything We Know About Edgar Wright's 'Baby Driver'

By George Percival | 1st August 2014

After a storm of scepticism surrounding Edgar Wright’s decision to walk away from the future Marvel blockbuster Ant Man, the British director has instead turned his hand to a new project which promises to put...

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Ant-man's Yes-man Is Peyton Reed. He's Directing The Film, Okay?

By Jack de Aguilar | 9th June 2014

After weeks of speculation following Edgar Wright’s high profile Ant-Man departure, a new director has finally been revealed: Peyton Reed will now helm the project starring Paul Rudd and set for release in 2015. Peyton...

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Who Is Nicholas Stoller And Can He Rescue ‘Ant-man’?

By Stephanie Chase | 6th June 2014

It’s been nearly a fortnight since Edgar Wright parted ways with Ant-Man and Marvel still hasn't found a replacement, but not for lack of trying. Since Wright’s departure, the three names we’d been hearing as...

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Are Nicholas Stoller And Michael Dowse The Frontrunners For The Ant-man Chair?

By Jack de Aguilar | 5th June 2014

The Internet has definitely sided with Edgar Wright since he and Ant-Man unceremoniously split on May 23. That probably has something to do with Joss Whedon’s Twitter salute to the ex-Ant-Man man, but either way,...

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Will Marvel Ever Find The Right Man To Take Over ‘Ant-man’?

By Stephanie Chase | 3rd June 2014

So Adam McKay is not directing Ant-Man. The Anchorman and Step Brothers director was said to be in ‘advanced’ talks with Marvel over the weekend, but by Monday he had taken himself out of the...

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The 5 Directors That Could Rescue Marvel's 'Ant-man'

By Joe DeAndrea | 3rd June 2014

Why doesn’t anyone want to direct 'Ant-Man'!? Well, I’m sure someone does, but for some reason, Marvel is having a bit of a difficult time trying to keep someone attached to the project. The superhero...

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Does Anybody Out There Want To Direct 'Ant-man'?

By Michael West | 2nd June 2014

Following the departure of Edgar Wright, Anchorman director Adam McKay was being courted to direct Ant-Man for Disney and Marvel though has passed up the opportunity. It seemed a strange direction for the movie to...

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Is 'Anchorman' Director Adam Mckay In Talks To Direct Marvel's 'Ant Man'?

By Elinor Cosgrave | 1st June 2014

It's another is he-isn't he situations which will never truly be resolved unless Adam McKay chooses to take the position as Ant Man director, or it'll just remain another unconfirmed rumour. Ant Man has been...

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Is Adam Mckay The New Right Man For Marvel’S ‘Ant-man’ After Edgar Wright’S Departure?

By Stephanie Chase | 31st May 2014

Have you gotten over the departure of Edgar Wright from Marvel’s Ant-Man yet? Probably not, but the studio is keen to keep moving forward on the film and now Variety reports they may have found...

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Joss Whedon's Mint Cornetto Salute To Ex Ant-man Director, Edgar Wright

By Jack de Aguilar | 25th May 2014

Like a fallen soldier on the battlefield, Joss Whedon has simultaneously saluted his comrade Edgar Wright following the British director’s exit from the Ant-Man movie, and poked a jibe at Marvel, his current - and...

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Edgar Wright Is No Longer The Man For 'Ant-man', Man. Why?

By Jack de Aguilar | 24th May 2014

It’s sad but true. Edgar Wright has departed Marvel’s Ant-Man movie with a new director to be announced shortly. Not much was divulged about Wright’s exit, but he and Marvel released a short joint statement...

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Afte Being Attached Since 2006, Director Edgar Wright Leaves Marvel's 'Ant-man'

By Nick Hill | 23rd May 2014

Director Edgar Wright has walked away from the upcoming Marvel flick 'Ant-Man' after being attached since 2006.Marvel Studios made the shocking announcement on Friday (May 23rd), just as the film's pre-production is coming to an...

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'House Of Cards' Actor Corey Stoll Joining 'Ant Man' As Mystery Character

By Michael West | 25th March 2014

Corey Stoll, the American actor who played Peter Russo in the first season of Netflix's 'House of Cards,' is in talks to join Edgar Wright's Ant-Man movie. Stoll, who recently appeared alongside Liam Neeson in...

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Ant-man Moved Forward To Summer 2015

By Jack de Aguilar | 24th January 2014

Bad news ant fans; Ant-Man has been subject of a major release-date shift. With the untitled Superman-Batman pic moving to May 6, 2016, Marvel’s “Ant-Man” has taken the opportunity to move into its old slot,...

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Michael Douglas Can't Wait For You To See Him In 'Ant-man'

By Joe Wilde | 14th January 2014

Michael Douglas has signed on to do his first Marvel film and will star as Hank Pym in the upcoming movie adaptation of Ant-Man. As revealed by the Marvel website, Douglas will join director Edgar...

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Here's Why America Should Flock To See 'The World's End' This Weekend

By Lauren James | 23rd August 2013

New British comedy The World's End has been released today (23rd Aug) in America and is the third in the tenuously linked 'Cornetto Trilogy.' First off, you should know that the title is the name...

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Simon Pegg's The World's End Is A Veritable August Treat

By Jack de Aguilar | 22nd August 2013

Having enthralled U.K audiences and critics alike, it’s time for Simon Pegg and Nick Frost’s World’s End to go stateside. The film marks the end of the unusually titled ‘Cornetto Trilogy,’ and sees a few...

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Itv Buys Simon Pegg, Nick Frost's 'Big Talk' In $30 Million Deal

By Michael West | 26th July 2013

ITV has purchased Big Talk - the production company part owned by Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and Edgar Wright - for $12.5 million, which could rise to $30 million depending on performance.Founded in 1995, Big...

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The World's End: Are Pegg And Wright The New Richard Curtis And Hugh Grant?

By Michael West | 19th July 2013

The World's End, the final movie in Edgar Wright's Cornetto trilogy, appears to have cemented the position of Simon Pegg, Edgar Wright and Nick Frost among the British comedy movie elite.It began in 2004 with...

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World's End Premiere In Pictures - Simon Pegg And Nick Frost Eat Their Last Cornetto

By Jack de Aguilar | 11th July 2013

Who would have thought “Cornetto” as a response to “Want anything from the shop” would herald one of the most popular comedy trilogies in British history. The last film in the trio – The World’s...

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'The World's End' Soundtrack Is A Glorious Tribute To The 1990s

By Michael West | 10th July 2013

The World's End - the third and final instalment of Edgar Wright's 'Cornetto' comedy trilogy starring Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and Paddy Considine - hits cinemas nationwide on July 19, 2013. It centres around five...

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The Real Pub Crawl That Inspired Edgar Wright's 'The World's End'

By Michael West | 9th July 2013

Edgar Wright's hugely anticipated sci-fi comedy The World's End premieres in London on Wednesday (July 10, 2013) bringing together the British director, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost for the final time (for the Cornetto trilogy,...

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Edgar Wright Promises Surprise Cameo For 'The World's End'

By Joe Wilde | 25th May 2013

Edgar Wright was speaking to fans in a Yahoo! Q&A session on Friday (May 24) about the upcoming comedy The World's End, the final edition of the much-loved Cornetto trilogy. The filmmaker revealed a few...

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The World's End: 12 Pubs, 12 Pints, What Could Possibly Go Wrong? [Trailer & Pictures]

By Michael West | 8th May 2013

12 Pubs 12 Pints...The first trailer for Edgar Wright's new movie The World's End has rolled out online - and it looks a riot. The final instalment in the Blood and Ice Cream Trilogy (Shaun...

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The World's End Will Be Release A Month Early In The UK

By Joe Wilde | 23rd April 2013

Good news comedy fans, because the final edition of the Cornetto trilogy (Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz) The World's End is going to be released a month earlier than initially planned. The movie's director...

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Anna Kendrick's Tweet About Ryan Gosling Shows No Sign Of Slowing Up

By Michael West | 16th January 2013

Anna Kendrick's tweet about Hollywood hunk Ryan Gosling went viral this week and shows no signs of slowing up, having been re-tweeted over 7,000 times in less than 24 hours. The racy message has now...

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Anna Kendrick's Inappropriate Ryan Gosling Tweet Goes Viral!

By Michael West | 15th January 2013

Anna Kendrick lit up the internet on Monday (January 12, 2013), tweeting a deadpan and frankly hilarious message about her love for Hollywood hunk Ryan Gosling. The 27-year-old has starred alongside the likes of George...

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