All posts tagged "Edgar Wright"

  • The World’s 15 Bloody Best Genre Fests, 2018

    The language of fear, like that of music, is universal. Put all the people who’ve weathered hurricanes’ swift destruction of communities, withstood the wrath of...

  • The Irresistible Lure of the Heist: From Baby Driver to see Logan Lucky, Why Do We Return to This Classic Genre?

    Looking for a summer getaway? You may have to steal it. A couple of high-profile heists have promised summer pleasures this year. Steven Soderbergh, an...

  • Baby, You Can Drive My Car: Edgar Wright Talks Heists, Car Choreography and Shooting Baby Driver in Atlanta

    Much was made of Edgar Wright’s surprising departure from directing Marvel’s Ant-Man back in 2014. But while most focused on who’d be taking over the...

  • get link Laughing Academy: Learn the Principles of Funny Framing With This Breakdown of Edgar Wright’s Visual Comedy (Video)

    How has the contemporary American comedy lost its way? It’s not that it’s no longer funny, says Every Frame a Painting video essayist Tony Zhou,...

  • Arrested Development: Edgar Wright Flashback

    Seven years ago, MovieMaker interviewed British director Edgar Wright about the second part of his Blood and Cornetto trilogy: the devilishly sharp cop-movie parody Hot...

  • Mixing Yuks with Yucks: The Best Horror Comedies of the Past 30 Years

    What is it about the combination of horror and comedy that’s so irresistibly entertaining? Mixing macabre humor with bountiful bloodshed has led to some horror-comedy...