The World's End Movie

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Who's Involved:

Martin Freeman, Rosamund Pike, Simon Pegg, Edgar Wright, Tim Bevan, Paddy Considine, Nick Frost, Eddie Marsan, Eric Fellner

Release Date:

Friday, August 23, 2013 (Nationwide)

Rating: R

Runtime: N/A

Plot: What's the story about?

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 mate Gary King, 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.

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Crew: Who's making The World's End

A look at the The World's End behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Edgar Wright last directed Baby Driver and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World. The film's writer Edgar Wright last wrote Baby Driver and The Adventures of Tintin.


Tim Bevan
Eric Fellner

Production: What we know about The World's End

Key Facts

  1. Part of Edgar Wright's trilogy of comedies - follows the success of 2004's Shaun of the Dead and 2007's Hot Fuzz. Described as "social science-fiction".

Filming Timeline

On or about May 29, 2013, the film was in Completed status.

MPAA rating announced; assumed completed.

On or about February 6, 2013, the film was in Post-Production status.

On or about September 30, 2012, the film was in Production status.

Began shooting in Blighty the week of September 23rd.

On or about May 9, 2012, the film was in Pre-Production status.

The World's End Release Date: When was it released?

The World's End was released in 2013 on Friday, August 23, 2013 (Nationwide release). There were 13 other movies released on the same date, including The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, You're Next and Grandmasters.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

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