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  • Simon Pegg (right), star of "The World's End," bemoans the fact that we've become, as he put it, "infantilized" with decisions such as raising a family put off until later. (Focus Features via Associated Press)

    Simon Pegg: 'The World's End' shows how do-gooder paternalism undermines 'free will'

    "The World's End," with its stars tearing the heads and limbs off zombielike creatures in a desperate bid to survive long enough to make it to all 12 stops on a planned pub crawl, might look like a typical late-summer popcorn flick. But it turns out to be a shot against the nanny state.


  • From left: Martin Freeman, Paddy Considine, Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, and Eddie Marsan star in "The World's End," which tells the story about old friends reliving a night on the town. (Focus Features via Associated Press)

    MOVIE REVIEW: 'The World's End'

    If you had a say in the matter, how would you deal with the end times?


  • "The Fox and the Hound 2" 30th Anniversary Combo Pack has been released by Disney Home Video. (Disney Home Video)

    Good Views (What's new in video): 'Paul'; 'Mars Needs Moms'

    Simon Pegg ("Star Trek," "Hot Fuzz") and Nick Frost play two British sci-fi nerds who come to America for a convention and get much more than they bargained for on a road trip to Area 51 and Roswell, N.M.


  • Nick Frost (left) and Simon Pegg team up again to star in "Paul," a science fiction satire that falls flat for some movie critics. (Universal Pictures)

    Culture Briefs

    "I was still very much looking forward to Simon Pegg and Nick Frost re-teaming ... this time for the big sci-fi blockbuster 'Paul,' which hits U.S. theatres March 18th. Because the film hits British theatres later this month, reviews are already starting to pour in and now my enthusiasm has cooled some," writes John Nolte at Big Hollywood.


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