Why to Watch - Scott Pilgrim vs. The World

No ones makes bizarre, off the wall movies like Edgar Wright and this one might be his strangest. Plus it’s got some kick-ass songs.



Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010) Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance | 112min | August 13, 2010 (United States) 7.5
Director: Edgar WrightWriter: Michael Bacall, Edgar Wright, Bryan Lee O'MalleyStars: Michael Cera, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Kieran CulkinSummary: Scott Pilgrim plays in a band which aspires to success. He dates Knives Chau, a high-school girl five years younger, and he hasn't recovered from being dumped by his former girlfriend, now a success with her own band. When Scott falls for Ramona Flowers, he has trouble breaking up with Knives and tries to romance Ramona. As if juggling two women wasn't enough, Ramona comes with baggage: seven ex-lovers, with each of whom Scott must do battle to the death in order to win Ramona. —Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>


See all photos >>