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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Comedy, Fantasy  |  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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Cast overview, first billed only:
Party Goer
Party Goer (as Will Seatle Bowes)


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>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Get the hot girl. Defeat her evil exes. Hit love where it hurts. See more »

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

13 August 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Scott Pilgrim's Precious Little Life  »

Box Office


$60,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$10,609,795 (USA) (13 August 2010)


$31,494,270 (USA) (2 October 2010)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


When Ramona asks Scott how old Knives is, the roulette wheel in his mind has the following choices: "She's Nobody", "She's Forty!", "Idiot!", "No Speaka English", "When's Dinner", "Uhh...", "Tell Pac Man Story", "No, You Are", "Pass Out", "It Was Nothing", "Who Her?" and "I Gotta Pee". See more »


Scott orders an item from Amazon.ca, and Ramona, an Amazon.ca employee, delivers it. Amazon.ca ships goods via regular mail or Canada Post's Xpresspost system. Ramona delivers the goods using a short-cut through Scott's subconscious, so some leeway must be allowed. If such a fast, cheap delivery system existed, Amazon would surely adopt it. See more »


Ramona V. Flowers: This is good garlic bread.
Scott Pilgrim: Yeah, I think garlic bread would have to be my favourite all-time food. I could eat it for every meal. Or just constantly, without stopping.
Ramona V. Flowers: Then you'd get fat.
Scott Pilgrim: No, why would I get fat?
Ramona V. Flowers: Because bread makes you fat.
Scott Pilgrim: Bread makes you fat?
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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 »


References Zelda II: The Adventure of Link (1987) See more »


Romantic Rights
(Erol Alkan's "Love From Below" Re-edit)
Written by Jesse Keeler (as Jesse F Keeler), Sebastien Grainger
Performed by Death From Above 1979
Re-edited & Remixed by Erol Alkan
Courtesy of Last Gang Records and Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp./Vice Records
By Arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing
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User Reviews

Such a great movie.
25 October 2012 | by (Phoenix) – See all my reviews

This is the perfect movie with perfect cast. I don't even like Michael Cera much, although he was fortunate enough to be in one of the most clever TV shows ever. He's become typecast, but this is one movie which breaks the mold. (Or at least it ignores it and does its own thing.) Edgar Wright has also directed the great movies "Shaun of the Dead" and "Hot Fuzz," and he doesn't disappoint with this. I haven't read the anime series this was based on, but I don't really want to, because this is so much better than it could ever be. To be completely honest, the only thing I don't like his how fast Scott's 'pee bar' empties. Nobody can pee that fast, geez.

But yeah, everyone should watch this, especially video game fans.

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