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Rumor: Adam McKay in Line to Direct a Marvel Studios Film

For a few moments last year, Adam McKay almost directed Ant-Man. At least, that’s how the situation seemed to be developing. After Edgar Wright left the project, star Paul Rudd called his friend McKay to work on the film. The pair worked together on the script and McKay was considered to helm the project, too. Show More Summary

‘Ant-Man’ To Be More ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Than ‘Thor’

If there’s any movie that’s in danger of breaking Marvel’s streak of quality films, it’s Ant-Man. The film’s pre-production was riddled with problems. Ant-Man was in development for several years from director Edgar Wright, who’s best known for films like Shaun Of the Dead and Hot Fuzz. Show More Summary

‘Man Up’ Trailer: Simon Pegg Woos Lake Bell

When he’s not collaborating with Edgar Wright, beaming up James Kirk, or nearly fumbling missions with Ethan Hunt, Simon Pegg can apparently make for a pretty convincing romantic lead. At least that’s what the new Man Up trailer wants to believe, in which he plays a man who catches the eye of unlucky-in-love Lake Bell. Show More Summary

Movie Review: Growing Up And Other Lies is a tired trek across Manhattan and through clichés

Part of what made Edgar Wright’s The World’s End so refreshing was the way that it feinted at being a certain tired sort of movie before suddenly making a wild leap in another direction. Growing Up And Other Lies, an American indie written...Show More Summary

Nick Frost on 'Unfinished Business' and What's Next for the Cornetto Crew (EXCLUSIVE)

Even diehard fans of Nick Frost will probably be taken aback by his performance in "Unfinished Business." The British actor, best known for his trilogy of films with co-star Simon Pegg and director Edgar Wright ("Shaun of the Dead,"Show More Summary

Page 2: BTTF, House of Cards, Peanuts, Totoro, Lucy, Edgar Wright, Toy Story, Star Trek, GoT, Star Wars

Page 2 is a compilation of stories and news tidbits, which for whatever reason, didn’t make the front page of /Film. After the jump we’ve included 36 different items, fun images, videos, casting tidbits, articles of interest and more. Show More Summary

Watch: Edgar Wright Stops By Criterion Collection to Pick Favorites

Ah yes, it's time to delve into the cinephile mind of Edgar Wright. What films have influenced him as a filmmaker, which are his favorites? Edgar (follow him on twitter @edgarwright) recently stopped by the Criterion Collection offices in New York and raided their DVD closet, as all respectable filmmakers must do. Show More Summary

Watch Edgar Wright Drool Over the Criterion DVD Closet

3 weeks agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

Plus a fun story about Warren Beatty beating people up.

Spaced Newbie Recap, “Beginnings”

4 weeks agoHumor / odd : Geekosystem

There are no filmmakers like Edgar Wright. Wright has taken what’s fun about the cinematic experience and projected it through a lens that’s full of cheeky humor, impressively diverse visuals, and an emotional thorough line. All theShow More Summary

Edgar Wright Blamed for No 'Ant-Man' in 'Avengers 2'

Joss Whedon explains why Ultron's origins were altered from the comic books in 'Avengers: Age of Ultron', and why 'Ant-Man' doesn't show up. [...]

Edgar Wright Is Working On A Steampunk Charles Dickens Adaptation, Get The Details

Edgar Wright has been working to fill up his plate after departing Marvel's Ant-Man. He quickly moved on to sci-fi film, Grasshopper Jungle and a rock-and-roll car chase film, entitled Baby Driver, and now his latest project will turn...Show More Summary

Watch This Funny Trailer For Harry Potter, If Directed By Edgar Wright

Have you ever thought what it would be like if Harry Potter was recut in the style of Edgar Wright's Scott Pilgrim vs. The World? The story about the "Boy Who Lived" does sort of have similar story elements to make this possible. There's...Show More Summary

Edgar Wright Is Making A Steampunk Oliver Twist Movie Which Sounds Awesome Don’t Even Lie To Yourself

2 months agoHumor : Geekosystem

Edgar Wright has apparently turned in a script for a steampunk Oliver Twist film, so we can all stop being sad about Ant-Man now, I guess.

Newswire: Edgar Wright did a rewrite of that Oliver Twist cop movie

Cornetto Trilogy mastermind Edgar Wright has just completed a rewrite on the script for a cop movie based on the works of Charles Dickens. Like guileless orphans, the producers of Dodge And Twist apparently marched, script in timid hand, to the Hot Fuzz director and asked him if he could please, sir, give them a little more. Show More Summary

Edgar Wright's Giving Oliver Twist A Steampunk Makeover Because Dude's Gotta' Eat

2 months agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

"Consider yourself part of the furniture" takes on a whole new relevance.

Edgar Wright co-writing a steampunk heist film about grown-up Oliver Twist and the Artful Dodger?!

Wright will write a fresh draft for the picture titled DODGE AND TWIST. Read the full article on AICN So, Ahmet Zappa (son of Frank) had an idea for a steampunk look at adult versions of Oliver Twist and his swindler pal, The Artful Dodger, which Cole Haddon (TV’s DRACULA) then spun into a draft. Show More Summary

Edgar Wright Rewriting Steampunk ‘Oliver Twist’ Sequel ‘Dodge and Twist’

2 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

Even as Edgar Wright preps his next two directorial efforts, he’s found time to work on another screenplay. Wright has submitted a rewrite of Dodge and Twist, an action-oriented steampunk sequel to Charles Dickens‘ Oliver Twist. Think Guy Ritchie’s Sherlock Holmes, only with Oliver and the Artful Dodger. Show More Summary

Edgar Wright Penning Victorian Adventure Dodge and Twist

2 months agoFilm / New Releases : Coming Soon

Dodge and Twist is a steampunk, 20-years-later sequel to Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist The post Edgar Wright Penning Victorian Adventure Dodge and Twist appeared first on

Edgar Wright Just Wrote A Steampunk Movie Sequel To Oliver Twist

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Cornetto trilogy director Edgar Wright is the latest person to turn in a draft of Dodge and Twist, a movie sequel to Charles Dickens' novel Oliver Twist, set in 19th century, Victorian steampunk England (based somewhat upon the "more serious" novel by former Doctor Who comic writer Tony Lee). Read more...

Edgar Wright Is Looking At This Fault In Our Stars Lead For His Next Film

The last big news we got in regards to Shaun of the Dead director Edgar Wright was a bit depressing. When the talented director left Marvel's Ant-Man after years of dedication to the project, the world was left heartbroken. But, of course,...Show More Summary

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