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June 12, 2014

12 Great Buddy Cop Pairings in Movies Opens in new window

It's been used and abused so many times that by all rights, it should long ago have been exhausted of fresh possibilities -- but the buddy cop comedy is alive and well, as evidenced by Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum's return for more wisecracking gunplay in this weekend's 22 Jump Street. In honor of the genre's latest freshly chambered round, we decided to take a look back at some of the more successful quippin' 'n' shootin' duos from precincts past. Shoulder those holsters, because it's time for Total Recall! More...

December 12, 2011

Nick Frost Wants to Go to The World's End with Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright Next Year Opens in new window

He has a first draft of the script, and is hoping to shoot in 2012. More...

March 30, 2009

Pegg, Wright Plan The World's End Opens in new window

Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright are busy guys, but they don't have too much going on to start thinking about the next chapter in their "Blood and Ice Cream Trilogy," titled "The World's End." More...

April 7, 2008

Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg to Complete Cornetto Trilogy with Sci-Fi Doomsday Pic Opens in new window

After Shaun of the Dead (zombies) and Hot Fuzz (cops), comes The World's End: the final installment in what Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright have called their three-flavour Cornetto trilogy. More...

March 27, 2008

Box Office Guru Preview: Four New Players Join The Game Opens in new window

Four new releases take a gamble debuting in theaters across North America hoping to hit the jackpot with audiences. The blackjack drama 21 and the spoof comedy Superhero Movie lead the way and will try their best to reach the number one spot. More...

October 12, 2007

Star Trek XI Finds Its Scotty, Sulu Opens in new window

J.J. Abrams' Starfleet roster is quickly filling up. Hot on the heels of this week's news that Eric Bana has signed on to play the heavy in Star Trek XI, The Hollywood Reporter and Variety bring word of two more additions to the cast. More...

August 2, 2007

Edgar Wright On the Spaced DVD (and Reunion Show?) Opens in new window

You may already own Edgar Wright's Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz, but will we ever see his sitcom Spaced on DVD? And could there be another Spaced project in the works? More...

August 1, 2007

Hot Fuzz DVD Special Feature Talk! Opens in new window

Edgar Wright and Nick Frost were on hand at Comic-Con to reveal details on the DVD release of Hot Fuzz, available now. The filmmakers themselves are responsible for many of the disc's special features, so expect tons of funnier-than-average extras. More...

May 20, 2007

Box Office Wrapup: Shrek Inherits Box Office Crown Opens in new window

Movie fans came out in droves this weekend to see their favorite green ogre's newest adventure as "Shrek the Third" easily captured the box office crown and broke the record for the biggest opening ever for an animated film. More...

May 13, 2007

Box Office Guru Wrapup: Spidey Rules, Fonda Flops Opens in new window

Peter Parker suffered a massive sophomore slide, but "Spider-Man 3" still dominated the box office around the globe spending a second weekend at number one with no other film coming anywhere near its stellar numbers. More...

May 6, 2007

Box Office Guru Wrapup: Spider-Man 3 Demolishes Records in Historic Debut Opens in new window

In the most lopsided box office victory in history, the hugely anticipated super sequel "Spider-Man 3" swung into theaters and monopolized the marketplace breaking the all-time records for both opening day and opening weekend in the process. More...

April 29, 2007

Box Office Wrapup: "Disturbia" Threepeats Over Dead Weekend Opens in new window

Awaiting the arrival of their webslinging hero, North American audiences avoided the multiplexes and held onto their money rejecting the slate of new releases that Hollywood dumped into theaters. That allowed the hit suspense pic "Disturbia" to retain its number one position for the third consecutive weekend despite the fact that the overall box office tumbled to its worst showing of 2007. More...

April 22, 2007

Box Office Wrapup: New Films No Match For Scary Shia Opens in new window

In the battle of the single-word-titled thrillers, "Fracture" beat out "Vacancy" but neither could dislodge "Disturbia" from the number one spot this weeend. It was mostly a sluggish frame at the North American box office as the top ten slumped to its third worst level of 2007. More...

April 19, 2007

Box Office Guru Preview: "Vacancy" Hopes for Full Occupancy Opens in new window

Another week, another horror film. That's the mantra in Hollywood at the moment. Among the four new films going into wide release this weekend are Sony's terror tale "Vacancy" which represents the fourth scary flick in three weeks to hit the multiplexes. More...

April 19, 2007

Critical Consensus: Check In With "Vacancy"; "Fracture" Is Solid; "Fuzz" is Hot; "Women" Is Not Opens in new window

This week at the movies, we've got motel hells ("Vacancy," starring Luke Wilson and Kate Beckinsale), legal battles ("Fracture," starring Anthony Hopkins and Ryan Gosling), lots of babes ("In the Land of Women," starring Adam Brody and Meg Ryan), and smokin' barrels ("Hot Fuzz," starring Simon Pegg). What do the critics have to say? More...

February 13, 2007

RT-UK Exclusive: We talk to the Hot Fuzz! Opens in new window

Early reviews are hitting the net, the film is out in the UK tomorrow, and the general buzz (and we can confirm it - we laughed so hard we had to see it twice) is that it's very, very funny. "Hot Fuzz" is coming! More...

February 13, 2007

JoBlo Raves Over "Hot Fuzz" Opens in new window

Summer's always great for a handful of big, fun movies, but Spring of 2007 looks to be shaping up into something pretty special. Danny Boyle's "Sunshine" and Zack Snyder's "300" are atop my wish list, but tucked in at #3 is Edgar Wright's "Hot Fuzz." One of JoBlo's lieutenants recently saw the flick, and he can't stop raving. More...

February 12, 2007

RT-UK Exclusive: BAFTA Video Interviews and Scoops, Plus Guess Which Director Has RT For His Homepage? Opens in new window

The lights, the cameras, the action... The biggest event in the British film calendar, the Orange British Academy Film Awards, is over for another year and we here at Rotten Tomatoes UK have just about recovered from the excitement. And for a reason I can't fathom I persuaded myself to present our exclusive video coverage from the red carpet, as we chatted to the stars on their way to pick up or present their awards. More...

December 4, 2006

Trailer Bulletin: Simon Pegg in "Hot Fuzz" Opens in new window

For those who've already watched their "Shaun of the Dead" DVD more than a dozen times while wondering when the team of Pegg, Frost & Wright were going to get another movie out there -- "Hot Fuzz" is coming. To hold us over until it shows up we have a brand-new theatrical trailer. More...

October 17, 2006

First Pair of "Hot Fuzz" Teasers Hit the Net! Opens in new window

I recently spent a few days in London and I bought precisely two DVDs: "Spaced" Season 1 and "Spaced" Season 2. (It's the brilliant British sitcom that the "Shaun of the Dead" guys did right before Shaun.) So the day I get home, what do I find? A pair of rather amusing teaser trailers for the boys' next project: The cop comedy "Hot Fuzz"! More...

July 25, 2006

Comic-Con 2006: Don't Hold Your Breath on a "Shaun of the Dead" Sequel Opens in new window

As much as we all adore "Shaun of the Dead" and would love to get another scoop, director Edgar Wright doesn't seem too keen on the idea. With "Hot Fuzz" and "Ant-Man" on the horizon, the filmmaker doesn't look to be repeating himself yet. More...

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