Ridley Scott

Tuesday, November 30, 1937
Birth Place: 
South Shields, County Durham, England

Awards and Nominations

2002 - Nominated - Best Director (Black Hawk Down)
2001 - Nominated - Best Director (Gladiator)
1992 - Nominated - Best Director (Thelma & Louise)


Scott Directing New Blade Runner Entry!

Here’s something we bet you won’t have seen coming.... Read more

Ridley Scott Talks Alien Prequel

Fresh from dusting off the bracken and pulling out rogue arrows from Robin Hood, Ridley Scott is turning his attention to the two-part Alien prequel.... Read more

More On Alien Prequels From Ridley Scott

The LA Times' Hero Complex festival has been taking place over the weekend, at which Ridley Scott turned up to screen Blade Runner  and Alien, and do some Q&A business.... Read more

Ridley Scott reveals details for Alien Prequel

It's been a bit since we've gotten anymore news on the ALIEN prequel. With a new PREDATORS film coming out this Summer, it seems like the heat has been turned back on to get a prequel for ALIENS made.... Read more

Scott's Alien Prequel Will Be 3D

So this is what Ridley Scott meant by "a brand new box of tricks". Art direction guru Roger Christian (Star Wars, Alien, we'll be kind and not mention that he directed Battlefied Earth.... Read more



The Alien movies make up one of my favorite sci-fi series and two of the films (Alien & Aliens) are in my top all-time flicks of any genre.... Read more

Hannibal (BLU-RAY)

Hannibal is the sequel to 1991’s critically acclaimed The Silence of the Lambs and while it doesn’t have the same impact of its predecessor, it stands up well among the franchise.... Read more

Alien Anthology (BLU-RAY)

Holy cow. 20th Century Fox have outdone themselves with this release. This is one of my favorite film series and it’s been an incredible experience to dive into this set. Each movie is represented here in two difference versions apiece, along with hours of special features.... Read more

Robin Hood

Before he was an outlaw of England and was robbing the rich to give to the poor, Robin Longstride (Russell Crowe) was a common archer in King Richard’s Third Crusade.... Read more

Gladiator (BLU-RAY)

In the second of two releases (along with Braveheart) in the "Sapphire Series", Paramount plans to showcase their best award-winning movies (assumingly, Best Pictures winners, as we see here).  Gladiator doesn't quite take up a... Read more