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'Alien: Covenant' review: More than just shock and gore

May 14, 2017 - 8:00 PM

This latest installment sees the series evolving into something more mature than it already is

WATCH: New 'Alien: Covenant' trailer released

Mar 01, 2017 - 8:08 PM

The path to paradise begins in hell

WATCH: First trailer for 'Alien: Covenant'

Dec 25, 2016 - 11:17 PM

Ridley Scott s Alien: Covenant is the sequel to Prometheus

'COVENANT.' Michael Fassbender stars in 'Alien: Covenant.' Screengrab from YouTube/20th Century Fox

Hollywood stars honor British director Ridley Scott

Oct 15, 2016 - 10:12 PM

The director of movies such as Alien Blade Runner and Gladiator receives the American Cinematheque Award

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 14: Actor Matt Damon (L) and honoree Sir Ridley Scott pose with the American Cinematheque Award during the 30th Annual American Cinematheque Awards Gala at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on October 14, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP

Robin Wright in talks to join 'Blade Runner' sequel

Apr 01, 2016 - 11:07 AM

House of Cards star Robin Wright is in talks to join Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling in the sequel to Blade Runner

New 'Thor' and 'Alien' movies to be shot in Australia

Oct 22, 2015 - 11:42 PM

Marvel s Ragnarok and Ridley Scott s new Alien film will be shot in Australia in 2016

FILMING IN AUSTRALIA. The Australian government says that 'Thor: Ragnarok' and 'Alien' will be shot in Australia. The photo above shows Chris Hemsworth as Thor in 'Avengers: Age of Ultron,' and Michael Fassbender as David, an android in 'Prometheus.' Photo of Chris Hemsworth courtesy of Disney. Screengrab of Michael Fassbender from Facebook/PrometheusMovies

‘The Martian’ Review: Rooting for humanity

Oct 04, 2015 - 1:45 PM

It is this side of the film that thankfully adds complexity to what could have been a hollow parade of a fictional man in a dire fictional scenario writes Oggs Cruz

Interview: Filmmaker Ridley Scott on directing ‘The Martian'

Oct 03, 2015 - 12:56 PM

It wasn’t just another space movie It was ‘you can survive says director Ridley Scott about ‘The Martian ’ his new epic space adventure with a slight comedic turn

Ridley Scott's 'The Martian' takes off in Toronto

Sep 12, 2015 - 1:47 PM

The film is an adaptation of Andy Weir s 2011 book about fictional NASA astronaut Mark Watney becoming stranded by a sudden storm on Mars and the heroic efforts to bring him home

'THE MARTIAN.' Matt Damon stars in 'The Martian' directed by Ridley Scott. Photo courtesy of 20th Century Fox

Morocco bans Ridley Scott's 'Exodus'

Dec 26, 2014 - 10:45 AM

Morocco bans cinemas from showing the biblical epic Exodus: Gods and Kings just one day before the Hollywood blockbuster was due to be screened

BANNED. The official movie posters for Exodus: Gods and Kings starring Christian Bale

WATCH: Christian Bale as Moses in 'Exodus' trailer

Oct 02, 2014 - 12:41 PM

A glimpse at the plagues a look at the film s biggest stars in their roles in this new epic from director Ridley Scott

WATCH: Behind the scenes of ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings’

Sep 11, 2014 - 8:00 AM

A look at the stunning locations where the movie which stars Christian Bale as Moses was filmed

Craig, Mendes all set for next James Bond

Jul 12, 2013 - 5:41 PM

007 with a touch of prestige by distinguished lead and director

FOLLOW UP. Mendes and Craig bring gravitas once more to the Bond franchise. Photo courtesy of Sony Pictures

Why, Tony Scott, why?

Aug 22, 2012 - 3:18 PM

The prolific Hollywood director’s life story ended differently from those of his box office hits

DIRECTOR TONY SCOTT. Screen grab from YouTube (BBCNews2012)

Did Tony Scott commit suicide because of a brain tumor?

Aug 21, 2012 - 8:18 AM

Did the legendary director have cancer or not?

TONY SCOTT WITH WIFE, Donna. Screen grab from YouTube (WSJDigitalNetwork)

'Top Gun' director dies after jumping off bridge

Aug 20, 2012 - 12:49 PM

The director of Top Gun jumped to his death off a Los Angeles bridge according to initial reports


Pooled Reviews: Prometheus

Jun 09, 2012 - 5:30 PM

Rappler gives you reviews from different personalities and perspectives of the movie Prometheus

[Movies] 'Prometheus' is imperfect yet compelling

Jun 07, 2012 - 9:21 PM

The latest from director Ridley Scott is a fascinating if not fantastic cinematic artifact

SPACE EXPLORERS. Michael Fassbender, Noomi Rapace, Logan Marshall Green, Kate Dickie, Sean Harris are all suited up. All movie stills from 20th Century Fox Film Corporation