The Sparks Brothers (2021) Review

The Sparks Brothers (2021) Review

Self-confessed music fanboy Edgar Wright makes for the perfect director of Sparks music documentary ‘The Sparks Brothers’ (2021), about Ron and Russell Mael aka The Sparks Brothers. Review by Mark Carnochan.

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‘Dune’ Pushed Back – Set to Face ‘Last Night In Soho’, ‘The French Dispatch’

‘Dune’ Pushed Back – Set to Face ‘Last Night In Soho’, ‘The French Dispatch’

Dune is being moved away from No Time To Die, will now face off against Last Night in Soho and The French Dispatch as Warner Bros. reshuffle their 2021 slate. News story from George Taylor.

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Edgar Wright Movies Ranked

Edgar Wright Movies Ranked

Edgar Wright’s filmography is one of the most respected in mainstream cinema, his combination of Hollywood releases and British independents garnering a lot of attention. Christopher Connor ranks his work here.

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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010) Review

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010) Review

After success with ‘Shaun of the Dead’ and ‘Hot Fuzz’, Edgar Wright took to North America with his off-kilter adaptation ‘Scott Pilgrim vs. the World’ (2010). Christopher Connor looks back in this retrospective review.

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The World’s End (2013) Review

The World’s End (2013) Review

The Cornetto Trilogy came to an end with ‘The World’s End’ (2013), with Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and director Edgar Wright offering perhaps their most underrated film. Christopher Connor reviews.

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Hot Fuzz (2007) Review

Hot Fuzz (2007) Review

The midpoint of The Cornetto Trilogy, ‘Hot Fuzz’, finds Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost firing on all cylinders. Christopher Connor reviews.

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Shaun of the Dead (2004) Review

Shaun of the Dead (2004) Review

In watching ‘Shaun of the Dead’ – one of the best loved British comedies of the contemporary era – it’s easy to see why the Cornetto Trilogy has proven so popular, and why Wright, Pegg and Frost have had exciting careers. Christopher Connor reviews.

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Who Should Direct the Next James Bond Movie?

Who Should Direct the Next James Bond Movie?

With the release of Spectre due later this year and Sam Mendes set to depart as director of the Bond franchise after the film’s release, Joseph Wade has compiled a shortlist of possible replacements.

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