Simon Pegg's Joke Sequel to Shaun of the Dead Still Sounds Funnier Than Most Movies

With Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright’s fabled “Cornetto Trilogy”—Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, and The World’s End—at an end, the odds of ever getting a follow up to one of those movies were always low. But it’s good to know that even Pegg’s pub joke pitches about sequels sound as ludicrously good as the actual movies.

Genre-Blending Genius Edgar Wright Talks Ant-Man, Baby Driver and Grand Theft Auto

At first glance, Baby Driver doesn’t look like it uses genre conventions in the way that Edgar Wright’s other works have. While you can easily see the homages to zombie horror and paranoid sci-fi in Shaun of the Dead and World’s End, the fusion at the heart of Baby Driver’s DNA is initially more elusive to parse. But…