History Trivia / TheWorldsEnd

26th Nov '16 3:01:08 PM CynicalBastardo
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** After Timothy Dalton's turn in ''Film/HotFuzz'', Pierce Brosnan turns up playing a similar character to Dalton's - Brosnan succeeded Dalton as James Bond.

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** After Timothy Dalton's turn in ''Film/HotFuzz'', Pierce Brosnan turns up playing a similar character to Dalton's - Brosnan succeeded Dalton as James Bond. Bonus points for putting him on the opposite side to Rosamund Pike's character,
3rd Nov '16 6:28:58 AM fruitstripegum
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** The original plot involved the gang travelling back in time and encountering their younger selves.
21st Oct '16 3:26:44 PM Hjortron18
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* {{Defictionalization}}: A tour [[http://www.jaunted.com/story/2013/8/16/125034/992/travel/Recreate+%27The+World%27s+End%27+Pub+Crawl+in+the+UK offers to do The Crawl]] with the pubs that were actually used in the film in Hertfordshire. There's less than 12, of course.


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* {{Defictionalization}}: A tour [[http://www.jaunted.com/story/2013/8/16/125034/992/travel/Recreate+%27The+World%27s+End%27+Pub+Crawl+in+the+UK offers to do The Crawl]] with the pubs that were actually used in the film in Hertfordshire. There's less than 12, of course.
21st Oct '16 3:25:03 PM Hjortron18
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* CaliforniaDoubling: Many real pubs are used as stand-ins for the film's fictional ones, with the World's End itself portrayed by [[http://www.crowncarveries.co.uk/thegardenersarmsletchworth/ the Gardener's Arms in Letchworth]]. (However, other "pubs" in the film are actually a cinema, a railway station and a Thai restaurant, among others.)
** Also, the "UK's First Roundabout" in the film really is that, in Letchworth.
30th Sep '16 4:07:25 AM Hjortron18
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* ScullyBox: Simon Pegg wore lifts in his shoes because the actor playing Gary's younger self was about 2 inches taller than him.
4th Jul '16 3:22:40 AM Hjortron18
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* TheDanza: Greg, Seb, Luke, Tyler and Sam, (the teenagers in "The Cross Hands") and Kelly and Stacey (the twins in "The Two-Headed Dog").
4th Jul '16 2:58:42 AM Hjortron18
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* CastingGag:
** After Timothy Dalton's turn in ''Film/HotFuzz'', Pierce Brosnan turns up playing a similar character to Dalton's - Brosnan succeeded Dalton as James Bond.
** Eddie Marsan & Martin Freeman both play characters in different adapatations of ''Franchise/SherlockHolmes'' - Marsan is Lestrade in the [[Film/SherlockHolmes Robert Downey Jr. films]] & Freeman plays Watson in ''Series/{{Sherlock}}''. [[spoiler:Furthering this, is Marsan & Freeman's characters in this film being the only two main characters replaced by Blanks.]]
** Also, Freeman played [[Film/TheLordOfTheRings Bilbo]] [[Film/TheHobbit Baggins]] after Ian Holm, [[spoiler:who in ''Film/{{Alien}}'' is an android, just like Freeman becomes a Blank.]]
19th Apr '16 3:12:47 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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* HeyItsThatGuy:
** [[Film/ShaunOfTheDead Shaun, Ed]], [[Film/HotFuzz DS Andy Wainwright]], [[Film/SherlockHolmes Inspector Lestrade]] and [[Film/TheHobbit Bilbo Baggins]]/[[{{Sherlock}} John Watson]] (or [[Film/TheHitchHikersGuideToTheGalaxy Arthur Dent]], if you please) are on an epic pub crawl!
** [[Film/DieAnotherDay James Bond and Miranda Frost]] wind up on opposite sides. Again.
** Reece Shearsmith from [[Series/TheLeagueOfGentlemen The League Of Gentlemen]], and [[Film/AFieldInEngland A Field In England]] is one of the few people in the town who [[spoiler:hasn't been replaced by a Blank.]]
** Mary, the first zombie [[Film/ShaunoftheDead Shaun and Ed encountered]] was at Gary's support group.
** In his other lives, Basil (David Bradley) was [[Franchise/HarryPotter a Hogwarts caretaker]], [[Film/HotFuzz a man who cut hedges that didn't belong to him]], and [[Series/GameOfThrones Walder Frey]].
** Reverend Green, the seventh publican, the B&B landlady, and the guy Gary ding dong ditches (as an adult) are [[Series/{{Spaced}} Tyres, Brian, Marsha, and Duane]]/[[Film/ShaunoftheDead Pete.]]
* HeyItsThatVoice: No wonder [[spoiler:The Network]] thought it was so mighty and perfect, it was ruled by [[Film/PiratesOfTheCaribbean Davy Jones]]! Who was in ''Pirates of the Caribbean: At '''World's End'''''.
7th Apr '15 4:18:28 AM Lucas_North
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** [[Film/ShaunOfTheDead Shaun, Ed]], [[Film/HotFuzz DS Andy Wainwright]], [[Film/SherlockHolmes Inspector Lestrade]] and [[Film/TheHobbit Bilbo Baggins]] (or [[Film/TheHitchHikersGuideToTheGalaxy Arthur Dent]], if you please) are on an epic pub crawl!

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** [[Film/ShaunOfTheDead Shaun, Ed]], [[Film/HotFuzz DS Andy Wainwright]], [[Film/SherlockHolmes Inspector Lestrade]] and [[Film/TheHobbit Bilbo Baggins]] Baggins]]/[[{{Sherlock}} John Watson]] (or [[Film/TheHitchHikersGuideToTheGalaxy Arthur Dent]], if you please) are on an epic pub crawl!
27th Nov '14 6:30:33 AM AnotherGuy
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* {{Defictionalization}}: A tour [[http://www.jaunted.com/story/2013/8/16/125034/992/travel/Recreate+%27The+World%27s+End%27+Pub+Crawl+in+the+UK offers to do The Crawl]] with the pubs that were actually used in the film in Hertfordshire. There's less than 12, of course.
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