The first trailer for Edgar Wright’s latest, The World’s End is now online for our viewing pleasure. The highly anticipated film marks yet another team-up with Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz – longtime friends and collaborators, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost. Marking the third film in the unofficial ‘Blood and Ice’ cream trilogy, The World’s End follows five childhood friends who reunite after two decades apart. When one of them becomes hellbent on reliving his younger days and entering a drinking marathon, they travel back to their hometown in an attempt to reach the fabled pub – The World’s End. As they attempt to reconcile the past and present, they realize the real struggle is not just for their future, but all mankind’s. Watch the trailer below.
The World’s End opens wide on August 23rd stateside and on July 19th in the UK.