Tag: Ridley Scott

The Last Duel Cast - Every Performer and Character in the 2021 Movie

Know the Cast: ‘The Last Duel’

‘The Last Duel’ Cast: A Vague Visages guide for every main performer and character in Ridley Scott’s 2021 movie.

House of Gucci Movie Review - 2021 Ridley Scott Film

‘House of Gucci’: A Disappointing Oddity

“Right from the get-go in ‘House of Gucci,’ it’s clear that something is amiss.”

The Last Duel Review - 2021 Movie

Review: Ridley Scott’s ‘The Last Duel’

“The ‘cinematic’ moviegoing experience is gradually taking shape once more, not just the notion of spectacle, but stimulation of the mind and conscience.”

Alien Movie Essay - 1979 Ridley Scott Film

Ridley Scott’s ‘Alien’ Is a 40-Year-Old Elevated Horror Masterpiece

“If ‘Alien’ came out today, it’d likely be hailed as some sort of genius elevated horror/prestige sci-fi movie. It’s an engrossing, pulse-pounding thriller with brains and a unique and stunning visual style. Forty years later, ‘Alien’ remains one of the best sci-fi AND horror films of all time.”

London Film Festival 2018 Review: Carlos Vermut’s ‘Quién te cantará’

“‘Quién te cantará’ is a cold, mournful study of mothers and daughters living despite each other, filtered through a mystery with a popstar shaped hole at its centre.”

Days of Future Past: History and ‘Blade Runner 2049’

“As ‘Blade Runner 2049’ suggests, perhaps the way forward into a future of possibility is through a deeper investigation of the past’s secrets.”

Clothes Make the Man: Remembering Harry Dean Stanton

“Harry Dean Stanton was dependable, durable and made whatever part his own, no matter how big or small.”

Devious Dialogues: Anya Stanley and Mike Thorn on the ‘Alien’ Franchise

Devious Dialogues: A Horror-Themed Column by A.M. Novak and Mike Thorn

Is Michael Mann’s Horror ‘The Keep’ a Hidden Gem? Well…

“Really, the main worth of The Keep is as a curiosity; to see a significantly different career path that Mann could have taken had this film had any sort of positive impact on pop culture.”

‘The Martian’ Is a Surprisingly Light-Hearted Success for Ridley Scott

“As a piece of sweeping populist entertainment, The Martian is a great success, despite a couple of issues that perturb throughout.”

A Conversation with Jake Macapagal of ‘Metro Manila’

The perks of being a Netflix junkie: sometimes you get what you ask for.