Archive for Edgar Wright

News: Marvel Panel At San Diego Comic Con Announces “Phase Two” – Iron Man 3, Thor 2, Captain America 2, Guardians Of The Galaxy, And Ant-Man

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 17, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Marvel Studios showed no sign of slowing their pace after the massive success of The AvengersQuite the opposite, in fact. No, Marvel used their panel at San Diego Comic Con to announce they were beginning “Phase Two” of their film strategy, and boy is it a biggie! Let’s talk the big boys first. Continue reading

News: Edgar Wright Has Just Finished Shooting A Test Reel For Ant-Man

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , on June 29, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Edgar Wright may be busy prepping for The World’s End, the third part in his and Simon Pegg’s Blood and Ice Cream trilogy due to film in September, but some how he’s found the time to film a test reel for the long in gestation Ant-Man. Continue reading

News: Marvel Movie Round-Up – The Avengers, The Hulk, Iron Man 3, and Ant-Man

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 25, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

You don’t need me to tell you The Avengers has been HUGE. A billion dollars box office in NINETEEN days. To put that in to perspective, it took Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight six months to reach the billion dollar mark. Marvel/Disney are dancing all the way to the bank, but what happens now? It’ll be three years until Avengers 2 if we’re lucky, what shall we do in the meantime? Worry not, Marvel has some plans (apparently)… Continue reading

Hot Fuzz…

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , on January 26, 2007 by Bjorn Grainger

(This blog was originally written on Myspace)

So, there’s another film to get stupidly excited aboot in 2007 other than Spider-Man 3 and Fincher’s Zodiac.

I’m not entirely sure why it hasn’t registered in my consciousness before. I mean, I am a HOOOGE fan of Spaced, and i thought Shaun of the Dead was great. Heck, I’ve even read many an interesting snippet from the God-like Pegg and hairy Edgar Wright in my film magazines, but it wasn’t til today when I watched the trailer that it clicked…

If the movie is one eighth as funny as this, then I’ll be joyously happy. Heaven help if it’s one eleventh though…