- Number of Discs: 3
- Rated: R
- Run Time: 2 hours, 1 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: November 27, 2007
- Originally Released: 2007
- Label: Universal Studios
Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
Disc 1: HOT FUZZ
Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 1.85
- Dolby Digital 5.1 EX Surround - English, French, Spanish
- Subtitles - English (SDH), French, Spanish - Optional
Additional Release Material:
- Alternate Scenes - Hot Funk - Alternate Scenes Dialogue For Television
- Audio Commentary:
Deleted Scenes - Inadmissible: Deleted Scenes
- Simon Pegg - Actor/Director/Producer/Writer; Edgar Wright - Actor/Producer/Director/Writer
- The Sandford Police Service; Simon Pegg - Actor/Director/Producer/Writer; Nick Frost; Jim Broadbent; Rafe Spall; Kevin Eldon; Olivia Colman
- The Sandford Village People - Kenneth Cranham; Timothy Dalton; Paul Freeman; Edward Woodward
- The Sanford Village People - Kenneth Cranham; Timothy Dalton; Paul Freeman
- The Real Fuzz - Any Leaf; Nick Eckland
- Edgar Wright & Guest
- Theatrical Trailer
- Director's Cut Trailer
- UK TV Spot 1
- UK TV Spot 2
- Danny's Notebook
- Edgar Wright Director's Commentary on Dead Right
- Simon Pegg and Nick Frost Commentary on Dead Right
- We Made Hot Fuzz
- Art Department
- Friends & Family
- Cranks, Cranes & Controlled Chaos
- Here Come the Fuzz
- Return to Sandford
- Edgar & Simon's Flip Chart
- Simon Muggs
- Sergeant Fisher's Perfect Sunday
- Plot Holes
- Special Effects: Before & After
- Video Blogs
- AM Blam: Making 'Dead Right'
- Dead Right (1993)
Photo Gallery 1. Poster Gallery
- Photo Gallery
- The Extended Fuzzball Rally
- Video Blogs
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Total Film - 04/01/2007
3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] churning blender of gags, mugs, kinks, quirks, sneaks, nods, wink-winks, zingers and stingers that thunders along..."
Premiere - 04/01/2007
3 stars out of 4 -- "[D]eeply nuts and exhaustingly hilarious..."
Sight and Sound - 04/01/2007
"Full blooded as the action is, Wright and Pegg's comedic verve and detail-conscious writing shine through..."
Rolling Stone - 04/19/2007
3 stars out of 4 -- "You can't beat these Brits for blood lust and belly laughs....It's a blast."
Entertainment Weekly - 04/27/2007
"[A] very funny cop comedy....These guys are as much A-level scholars of movie genre conventions as their better-known, better-hyped Stateside colleagues Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez..." -- Grade: B+
New York Times - 04/18/2007
"Mr. Pegg and Mr. Frost, who played best buddies in SHAUN OF THE DEAD, have an easy, believable rapport....Think of it as THE FULL MONTY blown to smithereens."
Box Office - 05/01/2007
"In director Edgar Wright and Pegg's tight script, the humor works on several levels....Best is Wright's slick style, with quick cuts that move the action along at a clip."
Ultimate DVD - 06/29/2007
4 stars out of 5 -- "HOT FUZZ is pure fun from start to finish and is so chock full of blink-and-you'll-miss-it gags that it's endlessly watchable."
Uncut - 08/01/2007
3 stars out of 5 -- "[F]illed with gentle British laughs and chaotic American ultraviolence....[HOT FUZZ] knows who it's shooting for and picks them off expertly."
Pop culture sponges Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg, and Nick Frost team up again for HOT FUZZ, their follow-up to the surprise hit movie SHAUN OF THE DEAD. HOT FUZZ follows a near-identical formula to its predecessor, simply replacing the various homages to horror movies by heaping on the adulation for action flicks such as POINT BREAK and BAD BOYS II (both of which are referenced throughout). The plot finds outstanding London-based police officer Nicholas Angel (Pegg) transplanted to a rural English village. On arrival, Angel teams up with the oaf-like PC Danny Butterman (Frost) and together they investigate a series of mysterious murders, all of which are classed as "accidents" by the increasingly strange townsfolk.
Director Wright combines gory set-pieces with traditional action-movie staples: mustachioed detectives in sunglasses, corny one-liners, rapid machine-gun fire, and blood-spattered fight scenes all feature heavily. References to other movies come thick and fast throughout, and HOT FUZZ will have film fans' memories working overtime as they try to catch all the allusions to Pegg/Wright/Frost's favorite films. A veritable Who's Who of British comedy provides support, with Martin Freeman (THE OFFICE), Bill Bailey (BLACK BOOKS), Steve Coogan (I'M ALAN PARTRIDGE), and Olivia Colman (PEEP SHOW) in small roles, and there's even space in the cast for serious actors like Timothy Dalton and Paddy Considine. HOT FUZZ eases up on the humor of SHAUN OF THE DEAD and often threatens to topple over into Chuck Norris territory, but Wright manages to insert enough gags to keep the balance just about perfect, providing a fitting, amusing, and occasionally touching homage to cinema's action heroes.
- 1.Goody Two Shoes
- 2.Sgt. Rock (Is Going to Help Me)
- 3.Village Green Preservation Society
- 4.Baby Fratelli
- 5.Dance with the Devil
- 6.Slippery Rock 70s
- 7.I Can't Control Myself
- 9.Lethal Fuzz [Osymyso Remix]
- 10.Souljacker, Pt. 1 [Version]
- 11.Caught by the Fuzz
- 12.Solid Gold Easy Action
- 13.Here Come the Fuzz
- 14.The Hot Fuzz Suite