Tag: Simon Pegg

Sixth ‘Mission: Impossible’ more exciting, more touching

“Mission: Impossible-Fallout” is writer-director Christopher McQuarrie’s sixth collaboration with Tom Cruise; despite duds like “The Mummy,” it’s the most fruitful…

7 months ago

Margot Robbie gives her movie-star best in mediocre ‘Terminal’

It could be that the age of movie stars is over, replaced by an age of franchises, but Margot Robbie…

10 months ago

‘Star Trek Beyond’ nicely gets back to basics

It looked like bad luck for the 13th “Star Trek” film, but writers Simon Pegg and Doug Jung and director…

3 years ago

Filmmaker friends find emotion in comedy

With "The World's End," the reunited trio of writer-director Edgar Wright, co-writer and actor Simon Pegg and actor Nick Frost…

6 years ago

‘Trek’ has enterprising talent

Very few — if any — TV shows have had the lasting cultural impact of “Star Trek,” which first aired…

6 years ago