Perhaps the most famous masterpiece in Edgar Wright’s repertoire, this 2004 film changed not one, not two but three genres by splicing them together in a hilarious combination. The impact on the world is legendary. Not only does it still appeal to a hoard of fans, but it has been hailed as one of the best British movies of all time, voted second on a poll … Continue reading Edgar Wright Day: Shaun of the Dead (2004) – Review
Here at We Make Movies On Weekends, we love Edgar Wright. The passionate Wright, as I mentioned before, kicked off his directorial and writing career very early producing spoof like short films such as the super hero themed Carbolic Soap and Dead Right, a cop thriller inspired short. Keeping with the spoof theme, A Fistful of Fingers comes after Wright graduated from Bournemouth Arts College. Based … Continue reading Edgar Wright Day: A Fistful of Fingers (1995) – Review
It has been over a decade since the zombie rom-com Shaun of the Dead hit our screens and changed the face of British comedy from sickly sweet romantic comedies to, well, movies that actually make us laugh. When its faithful companion Hot Fuzz came out, it solidified our trust in the Wright, Frost and Pegg partnership to bring quality movies. So a whole six years … Continue reading Edgar Wright Day: The World’s End (2013) – Review
18 year olds behind the camera often produce contentious and weary products. We’re not saying that young rambunctious filmmakers can’t craft something good, but directing and script-writing often takes time, hard work, and a lengthy career before a movie resembling anything genius is made. Also, who gives an 18 year old the right to make a film better than anything you’ll ever see in cinemas? … Continue reading Edgar Wright Day: Dead Right (1993) – Review
If the promotional description of your film features several references to other, much more popular stories, you might just be scraping the bottom of the barrel and need to come to the acceptance that you can only polish a turd so far before it just falls apart. Such is the case for Voice from the Stone. The film stars Emilia Clarke (who, as the synopsis … Continue reading Voice from the Stone – Brand New Trailer!