Film Review: The World’s End

The World’s End

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The World’s End is the last film in the ‘Cornetto’ Trilogy (which sounds much more artsy than it is) from Simon Pegg and Crew. After the flop of Hot Fuzz, I was curious to see what they had in store, and while I was reluctant to buy a movie ticket, I am glad that I did. This film, I think, will appeal to audiences of the generation before mine, and is rife with references to growing up in the 80s and coming into adulthood in the 90’s (including a soundtrack with Sisters of Mercy on it.)

Sometimes, I think, British movies tend to miss the mark with American audiences, but this film reverberates with any culture. Despite it being a comedy, The World’s End will leave you discussing the plot in great depths for weeks after. For those of you that have seen it, I’d love to have a dialogue with you about the plot- feel free to post a comment!

11/12 Pints.

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