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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)

PG-13 | | Action, Comedy, Romance | 13 August 2010 (USA)
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Scott Pilgrim must defeat his new girlfriend's seven evil exes in order to win her heart.

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Storyline

Scott Pilgrim plays in a band which aspires to success. He dates Knives Chau, a high-school girl five years younger, and he hasn't recovered from being dumped by his former girlfriend, now a success with her own band. When Scott falls for Ramona Flowers, he has trouble breaking up with Knives and tries to romance Ramona. As if juggling two women wasn't enough, Ramona comes with baggage: seven ex-lovers, with each of whom Scott must do battle to the death in order to win Ramona. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Action | Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for stylized violence, sexual content, language and drug references | See all certifications »

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13 August 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Scott Pilgrim's Precious Little Life  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$60,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$10,609,795, 15 August 2010, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$31,494,270, 4 October 2010
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Not all of the comic panel flash back sequences were taken from the Scott Pilgrim graphic novels. Bryan Lee O'Malley states in a commentary track that another artist was brought in to illustrate certain segments, and remarks that this person emulated his style quite well. See more »

Goofs

When Ramona offers Scott tea at her house, she decides to have a cup of Sleepy Time Tea. We can see the box is from Celestial Seasonings; this brand of tea is well known for excluding the string and tag from its bag design to reduce waste. But as Ramona picks up her cup of tea, we can see a string and tag. See more »

Quotes

Scott Pilgrim: Hey, what's up?
Ramona V. Flowers: Nothing.
Scott Pilgrim: Hey, you know Pac-man?
Ramona V. Flowers: I know of him.
Scott Pilgrim: Well, Pac-man was originally called Puck-man. They changed it because... Not because Pac-man looks like a hockey puck. "Paku Paku" means "flap your mouth", and they were worried that people would change, scratch out the P turn it into an F, like...
Ramona V. Flowers: Yeah, that's amazing.
Scott Pilgrim: Um... Am I dreaming? I'll leave you alone forever now.
Ramona V. Flowers: Thanks.
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Crazy Credits

The animation backgrounds in the opening credits feature symbols related to each actor's character as their names are shown. For example Alison Pill's flashes the numbers 1 2 3 4 in reference to Kim's trademark drum intros, Chris Evans flashes the symbol for Lucas Lee's skateboard company and the number 2 in reference to his position as the second evil ex, Kieran Culkin features a phone signal bar, etc. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Slick (Patel's Song)
Written by Dan Nakamura, Bryan Lee O'Malley
Produced by Dan Nakamura
Performed by Dan Nakamura (as Dan the Automator) and Satya Bhabha
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Excellent, Brilliant !!!!!!! REFRESHING
18 August 2010 | by See all my reviews

This is truly a brilliant, refreshing movie. I must say that I didn't quite know what to expect but except that I thought this movie was for teenagers and I was terribly wrong.

I am 40 years old and I TRULY enjoyed this movie and it had a clear story line that targeted more than just teenagers. In addition, I saw every age group, race, gender in the screening that I attended which was impressive and we all were jumping and laughing at every scene as if we were all teenagers.

I truly left the movie saying that " I cant wait to see more films put out by "Oni Productions/Closed on Mondays ". Well done !!!!!


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