The World's End (2013)
The World's End SynopsisDirector Edgar Wright and actors Simon Pegg and Nick Frost reunite for a third film following the successes Shaun of the Dead (2004) and Hot Fuzz (2007). In The World’s End, 20 years after attempting an epic pub crawl, five childhood friends reunite when one of them becomes hellbent on trying the drinking marathon again. They are convinced to stage an encore by Gary King (Simon Pegg), a 40-year-old man trapped at the cigarette end of his teens, who drags his reluctant pals to their hometown and once again attempts to reach the fabled pub – The World’s End. As they attempt to reconcile the past and present, they realize the real struggle is for the future, not just theirs but humankind’s. Reaching The World’s End is the least of their worries.
The World's End Release Date
In Theaters August 23, 2013
The World's End Credits
Starring: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Paddy Considine, Martin Freeman, Eddie Marsan, and Rosamund Pike
Written by: Edgar Wright and Simon Pegg
Directed by: Edgar Wright
Produced by: Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, and Nira Park
MPAA Rating: [ R ]
Distributor: Focus Features
External Info: The World's End Official Website
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