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  1. Movie Review: The MartianRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SooToday

    ... few years, okay, everything since American Gangster, look great. Like a friend recently said, you can turn on Prometheus, put it on mute and play some music and still enjoy the visuals. Just don't try to follow the story, your brain may short ...


  2. Ridley Scott Gets His Mojo Back With - The Martian'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... success drives buzz and certainly can't hurt. "The Martian" is Scott's best sci-fi opening ever, ahead of "Prometheus," "Alien" and "Blade Runner," and second overall only to "Hannibal," which rolled out to $58 million in 2001. "Because 'The ...


  3. The Steve Jobs That Sony Didn't Want Is Now an Oscar FavoriteRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... and a Golden Globe nomination as a sex-addict in "Shame." He's Magneto in the "X-Men" movies, an android in "Prometheus" and the cursed king in "Macbeth," which opens later this year. Despite his range and experience, some of the filmmakers felt ...


  4. Weekend Box Office: The Martian Lands A Strong Number One DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    ... have a hard time matching. The Martian marks Scott's highest opening since Hannibal in 2001, outperforming 2012's Prometheus $51 million debut. The opening is a nice boost after Scott's latest epic, Exodus: Gods and Kings tanked last Christmas. ...


  5. GoPro goes to Mars with Matt Damon in The MartianRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Alien , directed by Ridley Scott, told a story of a crew trapped in a spaceship with an organic killing machine. The film spawned a series of sequels and spin-offs, but Scott returned only to work on Prometheus over 30 years later.


  6. Scott On "Alien: Paradise Lost," "Alien 5" FilmingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Dark Horizons News

    With Ridley Scott committed to the "Prometheus" sequel "Alien: Paradise Lost" and with plans for potentially two more films that would link back up with the "Alien" franchise, it raises an obvious question. That being how in the hell does Neil Blomkamp's direct "Aliens" sequel fit into all this and how will Scott's plans affect it? We know Scott is producing the Blomkamp film which will come sometime after 'Paradise Lost', and speaking with Empire this week he suggests the film will take the almost three decades since "Aliens" release into consideration: "I'm producing [Blomkamp's movie].


  7. Stars Damon, Scott align perfectly for 'The Martian'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... Runner" and "Alien." Decades later, he's found himself firmly back in the genre with "The Martian" and 2013's "Prometheus," for which he's currently prepping one and, he says, possibly two sequels. "The Martian," which largely drew raves out of its ...


  8. The Martian's Jessica Chastain says spacesuit scenes were hell to shootRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    ... okay because I can hear Ridley." The legendary filmmaker, behind films including Blade Runner, Gladiator and Prometheus, was on her "bucket list" of people to work with, she added. The Martian tells the story of astronaut Mark Watney (Damon), who is ...


  9. Review: the Martian (2015) 'Damo...Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... any menacing threats like Xenomorphs, Space Jockeys, or Replicants as in Scott's previous space outings "Alien," "Prometheus", and "Blade Runner." This is pure geeked-out fun that should boost interest in NASA and space exploration. In space no one ...


  10. The Martian review: Ridley Scott back to his bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Watney's family for his colleagues - professionalism beyond the usual boundaries is a virtue here. In 2012's Prometheus , also the story of a space mission, albeit to a not-so-dead planet, the further the film went on, the less sense it made, but ...


  11. The HYPEBEAST Review: 'The Martian'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    ... though this is something that could happen tomorrow. Ridley Scott has ventured into space before, with Alien and Prometheus , but The Martian stands out from his previous movies (and other comparable space exploration titles like Interstellar ) for ...


  12. 'The Martian' Composer on Creating Matt Damon's Theme, Ridley Scott's 'Prometheus' PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hollywood Reporter

    Gregson-Williams composed the score for the Matt Damon -starring sci-fi film, which hit theaters Oct. 2. The film continues a fruitful professional relationship for the composer and director Ridley Scott , with Gregson-Williams also having worked on music for Scott's films Exodus: Gods and Kings , Prometheus and Kingdom of Heaven . In addition, Gregson-Williams composed the scores for all four Shrek films, numerous Tony Scott films and The Chronicles of Narnia , which earned him a Golden Globe and Grammy nomination.


  13. 'The Martian' reviews: What are the critics saying?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Entertainment Weekly

    ... of physics: the tendency of systems toward entropy. Scott's recent films, many of them grand-scale spectacles ( Prometheus, Exodus: Gods and Kings ) have grown progressively longer, slower, and more ponderous. Now, suddenly, the director has changed ...


  14. Why Ridley Scott made 'The Martian'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    ... it all is Ridley Scott. The veteran director has tackled a number of interstellar stories, including "Alien" and "Prometheus." But in all his big-budget epics, he's arguably never taken on something as grounded and specific, nor humanist or ...


  15. 'The Martian' Review: Matt Damon Proves There Is Life On Mars In This Sci-Fi GemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Deadline

    ... credible story out to the public. Unlike some other Scott-directed sci-fi entries like Alien, Blade Runner and Prometheus, there is a much lighter tone to this one despite the dire circumstances Damon's Watney finds himself in. The Mars bar has been ...


  16. Secrets behind the biggest film of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 |

    ... is really like, it's Sir Ridley Scott. From his classics Blade Runner and Alien , to more recent entries like Prometheus and The Martian , the 77-year-old filmmaker has been eternally interested in the world outside our own. So much so that when it ...


  17. The Martian reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Digital Trends

    That was the mantra attached to Alie n and acclaimed director Ridley Scott for years, the same one that fueled his return to that universe in 2012's Prometheus . We all saw how that homecoming played out, unfortunately.


  18. REVIEW: Matt Damon Transfixes as Marooned Astronaut in The MartianRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 |

    ... year or longer. Director Ridley Scott is no stranger to space or the future, from Blade Runner and Alien to Prometheus . But there are no bioengineered androids, ancient astro-gods or acid-drooling space creatures anywhere to be found in The Martian ...


  19. How 'The Martian' feeds our obsessionRead the original story

    Friday Oct 2 |

    ... a Hollywood feature adapted from the best-selling Andy Weir novel and directed by Ridley Scott ("Alien," "Prometheus," "Blade Runner"). NASA's Green, whose knowledge of the planet is vast enough to have earned him the nickname, "Doctor Mars," served ...


  20. How 'The Martian' feeds our Mars obsessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | CNN

    ... a Hollywood feature adapted from the best-selling Andy Weir novel and directed by Ridley Scott ("Alien," "Prometheus," "Blade Runner"). When is a rock more than just a rock? When it's an iguana, of course. Conspiracy theorists have been trawling ...