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Scott: 'I Should Have Made Last Alien Film'

British director RIDLEY SCOTT has blasted film bosses of the ALIEN franchise for not allowing him to direct 2004's ALIEN VS PREDATOR. The 69-year-old filmmaker, who took charge of the first of the movies but...

Scott Amazed When Ford Dressed As Indiana Jones For Meeting

Filmmaker RIDLEY SCOTT will never forget the first time he met HARRISON FORD - because the actor arrived to discuss starring in movie BLADE RUNNER dressed as his swashbuckling character INDIANA JONES. Scott was certain...

Jay-z Dedicates Album To Ridley Scott

Rapper JAY-Z was so inspired by RIDLEY SCOTT's upcoming movie AMERICAN GANGSTER, he has dedicated his next album to the director. The hip-hop star even stole the name of the film - which stars Denzel...

Scott Calls On Hollywood To Pick Art Over Money

SIR RIDLEY SCOTT has urged Hollywood studios to stop making films for financial reasons. The 69-year-old director fears too many poor films have been given the green light because studios know they will sell-out movie...

Scott: 'Technology Is Killing Film'

Hollywood director SIR RIDLEY SCOTT fears the internet and new technology is killing the cinema experience. The Oscar winner claims film fans have little incentive to go to the cinema now they can watch movies...

Sir Ridley Scott: 'Sci-fi Is Dead'

Film maker SIR RIDLEY SCOTT has proclaimed the science fiction genre dead. The British Blade Runner director claims the likes of Independence Day, The War Of The Worlds and The Matrix movies are pale in...

Scott Plays Down Blade Runner Sequel Reports

LATEST: Director RIDLEY SCOTT has played down reports he plans on making a sequel to his cult 1982 movie BLADE RUNNER. Last week (ends03Aug07), the 69-year-old filmmaker promised to consider all Blade Runner sequel script...

Scott Eyes Blade Runner Sequel

Director RIDLEY SCOTT is appealing for scripts to help realise his dream of creating a BLADE RUNNER sequel. The moviemaker is desperate to follow up his 1982 sci-fi hit and has promised to consider all...

Proud Bachchan Considers Hollywood Offer

Bollywood superstar AMITABH BACHCHAN has turned down the chance to star in a RIDLEY SCOTT movie, because he was offered the role by email. The 64-year-old actor - the biggest name in the Indian movie...

Crowe + Dicaprio To Star In Scott Film

Actor RUSSELL CROWE will team up with director RIDLEY SCOTT for a fifth time in a movie thriller with an Al Qaeda plot. Leonardo DiCaprio will also star in Body of Lies which has been...

Scott Is The New Monopoly Man

Director RIDLEY SCOTT is set to turn the board game Monopoly into a comedy thriller. The Academy award-nominated filmmaker has been promised his pick of young actors for the film, including Scarlett Johansson and Kirsten...

Scott Brings Blade Runner Replicant Back To Life For Reshoot

Moviemaker RIDLEY SCOTT still isn't finished with sci-fi epic BLADE RUNNER, 25 years after the film's release. The director has reportedly shot new footage with Joanna Cassidy, the actress who played one of the escaped...

Crowe + Scott Team Up For Fourth Time

Hollywood actor RUSSELL CROWE is teaming up with director RIDLEY SCOTT for a fourth time for a contemporary spin on Robin Hood. Crowe and Scott have previously worked on Gladiator, A Good Year and the...

Dicaprio To Star In Al Qaeda Story

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO is set to track an Al Qaeda leader in a hardhitting new RIDLEY SCOTT drama. The actor will play a journalist-turned-CIA agent who is given the task of locating a terrorist in Jordan,...

Crowe To Star In Alternative Robin Hood

RUSSELL CROWE is set to play a good SHERIFF OF NOTTINGHAM in an alternative movie version of ROBIN HOOD. Universal Pictures has won a bidding war to take the project to the big screen and...

Crowe Slammed By French Critics

Australian RUSSELL CROWE has been admonished by French critics for refusing to destroy global stereotypes of France in his new movie A GOOD YEAR. The actor, alongside his British director RIDLEY SCOTT, has been mauled...

Fascinating Fact 2556

Director CATHERINE HARDWICKE saved cash on her religious epic THE NATIVITY STORY by using a set from RIDLEY SCOTT's KINGDOM OF HEAVEN movie as KING HEROD's palace in her film....

Murdoch Brands Gladiator Reunion 'A Flop'

The heavyweight reunion of GLADIATOR director RIDLEY SCOTT and star RUSSELL CROWE in new movie A GOOD YEAR has been branded a flop by media mogul RUPERT MURDOCH, the man behind the studio which backed...

Green Slams Ridley Scott Experience

New BOND girl EVA GREEN has blasted the movie bosses behind RIDLEY SCOTT's epic KINGDOM OF HEAVEN, after they cut most of her scenes out. The CASINO ROYALE beauty was devastated when she saw the...

Borat Stays At Top Of Us Box Office

SACHA BARON COHEN's comedy BORAT: CULTURAL LEARNING OF AMERICA FOR MAKE BENEFIT GLORIOUS NATION OF KAZAKHSTAN took in $29 million (GBP16 million) at the US box office this weekend (ends12NOV06) to hold on to the...

Movie Reviews: A Good Year

Ridley Scott's A Good Year is a not-so-good film, most critics have concluded. In it, Russell Crowe portrays a stuffy Englishman who, in midlife, inherits a chateau in Provence, which changes him. Carrie Rickey in...

Will Borat Have Second Glorious Weekend?

There is no consensus among box-office analysts on which film will come out on top this weekend. Several are betting on Borat to be the victor for a second week as 20th Century Fox expands...

Scott: 'Crowe Is A Puppy Dog'

Oscar-winning director RIDLEY SCOTT has attacked RUSSELL CROWE's Hollywood hardman image - insisting he is a "puppy dog". Scott, who has worked with Crowe on GLADIATOR, A GOOD YEAR and the forthcoming AMERICAN GANGSTER,...

Scott's Abusive Streak Inspires Crowe

RUSSELL CROWE decided how to portray an Englishman living in rural France in new movie A GOOD LIFE when he saw British director RIDLEY SCOTT's casually abusive manner towards the French. Crowe found Scott's unintentional...

Scott's Abusive Streak Inspires Crowe

RUSSELL CROWE decided how to portray an Englishman living in rural France in new movie A GOOD LIFE when he saw British director RIDLEY SCOTT's casually abusive manner towards the French. Crowe found Scott's unintentional...

Ridley Researching Another Black Hawk Down

Movie-maker RIDLEY SCOTT is planning another BLACK HAWK DOWN-style war film and he's heading to the war-torn Middle East to research it. The British director received great acclaim for his 2001 movie, set in Somalia,...

Crowe And Scott To Bring Gladiator Back From The Dead

RUSSELL CROWE has confirmed he and director RIDLEY SCOTT are plotting to bring his GLADIATOR character back from the dead in a sequel to the hit 2000 epic. Crowe's character MAXIMUS was killed off at...

Scott To Bring Crowe Back To Life For Gladiator Sequel

Director RIDLEY SCOTT has confirmed he plans to make a GLADIATOR sequel with RUSSELL CROWE, despite Crowe's character having been killed off. Scott intends to write around the problem of Crowe dying at the finale...

Rappers Sign On For Roles In America Gangster

Rappers COMMON, TI and RZA have joined the cast of director RIDLEY SCOTT's new film AMERICAN GANGSTER. Common, real name LONNIE RASHID LYNN JR, TI, real name CLIFFORD JOSEPH HARRIS JR, and RZA, real name...

Douglas, Willis And Kidman Unite Against Terrorism

Hollywood stars MICHAEL DOUGLAS, BRUCE WILLIS, SIR RIDLEY SCOTT and NICOLE KIDMAN have united in the fight against terrorism, after taking out a full-page advertisement in the Los Angeles Times condemning violent extremists. The foursome's...

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