'Scott Pilgrim' Release in Malaysia Cancelled
OCT 5, 2010 - Distributor UIP has announced that Scott Pilgrim Vs The World will not be released in Malaysia. No reason was given for the pull-out.
The movie is a comedy directed by Edgar Wright based on the graphic novel series Scott Pilgrim by Bryan Lee O'Malley. The film is about Scott Pilgrim (Michael Cera) meeting the girl of his dreams, Ramona Flowers (Mary Elizabeth Winstead). In order to win Ramona over, Scott learns that he must defeat Ramona's "seven evil exes", who are coming to kill him.
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World was planned as a film after the first volume of the comic book was released. Director Wright became attached to the project and began filming in March 2009 in Toronto, Ontario. It premiered after a panel discussion at the San Diego Comic-Con International on July 22, 2010. It was released in North America on August 13, 2010.