• A Fantastic Fear of Everything (2014)

A Fantastic Fear of Everything

Release Date: February 7th, 2014

DVD Release Date: May 9th, 2017

R |1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary

Becoming paranoid after his research into serial killers, a writer (Simon Pegg) must confront his numerous demons in order to make it to an important meeting about his screenplay.

Cast: Simon Pegg, Amara Karan, Clare Higgins, Alan Drake, Paul Freeman, Kerry Shale, Zaak Conway, Henry Lloyd-Hughes

Director: Crispian Mills , Chris Hopewell

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Pinewood Studios

Ratings & Reviews

  • 40
    Ian BuckwalterNPR

    The effect eventually becomes that of about a dozen story pitches all strung together. Any one of them might have the potential for greatness in isolation. Try to mash them up into one movie, though, and much like Jack, they fall to pieces. show more

  • 60
    Olly RichardsEmpire

    It's always trying to do something unusual. It has a great lead in Pegg. What it doesn't have is an ending or a clear reason what it wants to be. show more

  • 25
    Drew HuntSlant Magazine

    Strands of Simon Pegg's amiable persona are found in the film's more tolerable bits, but even this seasoned vet's unique voice is lost amid the glut of references to other work. show more

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