“So what’s the plan?”
If you’re a fan of Edgar Wright’s classic horror-comedy Shaun of the Dead, you already know the rest of this exchange.
But in the interest of public safety and solidarity during these troubled times, the film’s co-stars Simon Pegg (Shaun) and Nick Frost (Ed) decided to slightly modify that iconic scene in a new Public Service Announcement titled “The Plan,” targeted at horror fans like us looking for a fun but safe pick-me-up. It even includes a jab at people hoarding toilet paper!
Note that the background music is the very same excerpt from Goblin’s Dawn of the Dead score which Wright needle-dropped in Shaun. How’s that for a slice of fried gold?
That pretty much speaks for itself, but in case you’re not as familiar with Shaun of the Dead (which seems unlikely, since most of you reading this have the entire film memorized by now), here’s the beloved bit of dialogue they’re referencing: