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Alien | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Alien  116 min,  R,  [Horror, Sci-Fi]  [Ridley Scott]  [22 Jun 1979]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 97%, Metacritic 83/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 16 wins & 19 nominations.
Actors:  Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, Veronica Cartwright
Plot:  After a space merchant vessel perceives an unknown transmission as a distress call, its landing on the source moon finds one of the crew attacked by a mysterious lifeform, and they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun.
Writer:  Dan O'Bannon (story), Ronald Shusett (story), Dan O'Bannon (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Blade Runner | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Blade Runner  117 min,  R,  [Sci-Fi, Thriller]  [Ridley Scott]  [25 Jun 1982]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 90%, Metacritic 89/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 11 wins & 16 nominations.
Actors:  Edward James Olmos, Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young
Plot:  A blade runner must pursue and try to terminate four replicants who stole a ship in space and have returned to Earth to find their creator.
Writer:  Hampton Fancher (screenplay), David Webb Peoples (screenplay), Philip K. Dick (novel)
Language:  English, German, Cantonese, Japanese, Hungarian, Arabic    Country:  USA, Hong Kong    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Martian | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  The Martian  144 min,  PG-13,  [Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi]  [Ridley Scott]  [02 Oct 2015]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, Metacritic 80/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 7 Oscars. Another 37 wins & 185 nominations.
Actors:  Jeff Daniels, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Matt Damon
Plot:  An astronaut becomes stranded on Mars after his team assume him dead, and must rely on his ingenuity to find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.
Writer:  Drew Goddard (screenplay by), Andy Weir (based on the novel by)
Language:  English, Mandarin    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Duellists | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  The Duellists  100 min,  PG,  [Drama, War]  [Ridley Scott]  [01 Feb 1978]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Albert Finney, Edward Fox, Harvey Keitel, Keith Carradine
Plot:  A small feud between two Napoleonic officers evolves into a decades-long series of duels.
Writer:  Gerald Vaughan-Hughes (screenplay), Joseph Conrad (story "The Duel")
Language:  English, Russian    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB
Thelma & Louise | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  Thelma & Louise  130 min,  R,  [Adventure, Crime, Drama]  [Ridley Scott]  [24 May 1991]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 84%, Metacritic 88/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 20 wins & 40 nominations.
Actors:  Geena Davis, Harvey Keitel, Michael Madsen, Susan Sarandon
Plot:  Two best friends set out on an adventure, but it soon turns around to a terrifying escape from being hunted by the police, as these two girls escape for the crimes they committed.
Writer:  Callie Khouri
Language:  English    Country:  USA, UK, France    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
American Gangster | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  American Gangster  157 min,  R,  [Biography, Crime, Drama]  [Ridley Scott]  [02 Nov 2007]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, Metacritic 76/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 12 wins & 35 nominations.
Actors:  Chiwetel Ejiofor, Denzel Washington, Josh Brolin, Russell Crowe
Plot:  An outcast New York City cop is charged with bringing down Harlem drug lord Frank Lucas, whose real life inspired this partly biographical film.
Writer:  Steven Zaillian, Mark Jacobson (article)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Gladiator | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Gladiator  155 min,  R,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Ridley Scott]  [05 May 2000]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 76%, Metacritic 67/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 5 Oscars. Another 53 wins & 101 nominations.
Actors:  Connie Nielsen, Joaquin Phoenix, Oliver Reed, Russell Crowe
Plot:  When a Roman General is betrayed, and his family murdered by an emperor's corrupt son, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge.
Writer:  David Franzoni (story), David Franzoni (screenplay), John Logan (screenplay), William Nicholson (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Black Hawk Down | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Black Hawk Down  144 min,  R,  [Drama, History, War]  [Ridley Scott]  [18 Jan 2002]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 76%, Metacritic 74/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 8 wins & 37 nominations.
Actors:  Eric Bana, Ewan McGregor, Josh Hartnett, Tom Sizemore
Plot:  160 elite U.S. soldiers drop into Somalia to capture two top lieutenants of a renegade warlord and find themselves in a desperate battle with a large force of heavily-armed Somalis.
Writer:  Mark Bowden (book), Ken Nolan (screenplay)
Language:  English, Somali, Arabic    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB
All the Money in the World | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  All the Money in the World  132 min,  R,  [Biography, Crime, Drama]  [Ridley Scott]  [25 Dec 2017]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 78%, Metacritic 72/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 9 nominations.
Actors:  Christopher Plummer, Mark Wahlberg, Michelle Williams, Romain Duris
Plot:  The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.
Writer:  David Scarpa, John Pearson (based on the book by)
Language:  English, Italian, Arabic    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Matchstick Men | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Matchstick Men  116 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Crime, Drama]  [Ridley Scott]  [12 Sep 2003]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 82%, Metacritic 61/100, External Reviews
Awards:  5 nominations.
Actors:  Alison Lohman, Bruce Altman, Nicolas Cage, Sam Rockwell
Plot:  A phobic con artist and his protégé are on the verge of pulling off a lucrative swindle when the former's teenage daughter arrives unexpectedly.
Writer:  Eric Garcia (book), Nicholas Griffin (screenplay), Ted Griffin (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Prometheus | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Prometheus  124 min,  R,  [Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi]  [Ridley Scott]  [08 Jun 2012]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 73%, Metacritic 65/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 46 nominations.
Actors:  Charlize Theron, Idris Elba, Logan Marshall-Green, Michael Fassbender, Noomi Rapace
Plot:  Following clues to the origin of mankind, a team finds a structure on a distant moon, but they soon realize they are not alone.
Writer:  Jon Spaihts, Damon Lindelof, Dan O'Bannon (based on elements created by), Ronald Shusett (based on elements created by)
Language:  English, Scottish Gaelic    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Someone to Watch Over Me | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Someone to Watch Over Me  106 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [Ridley Scott]  [09 Oct 1987]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 76%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Jerry Orbach, Lorraine Bracco, Mimi Rogers, Tom Berenger
Plot:  A married New York cop falls for the socialite murder witness he's been assigned to protect.
Writer:  Howard Franklin
Language:  English    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Alien: Covenant | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Alien: Covenant  122 min,  R,  [Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller]  [Ridley Scott]  [19 May 2017]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 68%, Metacritic 65/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 9 nominations.
Actors:  Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Katherine Waterston, Michael Fassbender
Plot:  The crew of a colony ship, bound for a remote planet, discover an uncharted paradise with a threat beyond their imagination, and must attempt a harrowing escape.
Writer:  Dan O'Bannon (based on characters created by), Ronald Shusett (based on characters created by), Jack Paglen (story by), Michael Green (story by), John Logan (screenplay by), Dante Harper (screenplay by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Body of Lies | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Body of Lies  128 min,  R,  [Action, Drama, Romance]  [Ridley Scott]  [10 Oct 2008]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 54%, Metacritic 57/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Golshifteh Farahani, Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Strong, Russell Crowe
Plot:  A CIA agent on the ground in Jordan hunts down a powerful terrorist leader while being caught between the unclear intentions of his American supervisors and Jordan Intelligence.
Writer:  William Monahan (screenplay), David Ignatius (novel)
Language:  English, Arabic    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
White Squall | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  White Squall  129 min,  PG-13,  [Adventure, Drama]  [Ridley Scott]  [02 Feb 1996]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, Metacritic 53/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Caroline Goodall, Jeff Bridges, John Savage, Scott Wolf
Plot:  Teenage boys discover discipline and camaraderie on an ill-fated sailing voyage.
Writer:  Charles Gieg Jr. (book), Felix Sutton (book), Todd Robinson
Language:  English, Danish, Spanish    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Kingdom of Heaven | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  Kingdom of Heaven  144 min,  R,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Ridley Scott]  [06 May 2005]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 39%, Metacritic 63/100, External Reviews
Awards:  5 wins & 14 nominations.
Actors:  Eriq Ebouaney, Eva Green, Liam Neeson, Martin Hancock, Michael Sheen, Nathalie Cox, Orlando Bloom
Plot:  Balian of Ibelin travels to Jerusalem during the Crusades of the 12th century, and there he finds himself as the defender of the city and its people.
Writer:  William Monahan
Language:  English, Arabic, Latin, Italian    Country:  USA, UK, Spain, Germany, Morocco    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
G.I. Jane | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  G.I. Jane  125 min,  R,  [Action, Drama, War]  [Ridley Scott]  [22 Aug 1997]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 55%, Metacritic 62/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Anne Bancroft, Demi Moore, Jason Beghe, Viggo Mortensen
Plot:  A female Senator succeeds in enrolling a woman into Combined Reconnaissance Team training where everyone expects her to fail.
Writer:  Danielle Alexandra (story), David Twohy (screenplay), Danielle Alexandra (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Black Rain | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  Black Rain  125 min,  R,  [Action, Crime, Thriller]  [Ridley Scott]  [22 Sep 1989]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 52%, Metacritic 56/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Andy Garcia, Kate Capshaw, Ken Takakura, Michael Douglas
Plot:  Two NYC cops arrest a Yakuza member and must escort him when he's extradited to Japan.
Writer:  Craig Bolotin, Warren Lewis
Language:  English, Japanese    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Robin Hood | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 54%  Robin Hood  140 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Ridley Scott]  [14 May 2010]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 43%, Metacritic 53/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 14 nominations.
Actors:  Cate Blanchett, Matthew Macfadyen, Max von Sydow, Russell Crowe, William Hurt
Plot:  In 12th century England, Robin and his band of marauders confront corruption in a local village and lead an uprising against the crown that will forever alter the balance of world power.
Writer:  Brian Helgeland (screenplay), Brian Helgeland (story), Ethan Reiff (story), Cyrus Voris (story)
Language:  English, French, Ukrainian    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Hannibal | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 54%  Hannibal  131 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Thriller]  [Ridley Scott]  [09 Feb 2001]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 39%, Metacritic 57/100, External Reviews
Awards:  8 wins & 17 nominations.
Actors:  Anthony Hopkins, Gary Oldman, Julianne Moore, Ray Liotta
Plot:  Living in exile, Hannibal Lecter tries to reconnect with now disgraced F.B.I. Agent Clarice Starling, and finds himself a target for revenge from a powerful victim.
Writer:  Thomas Harris (novel), David Mamet (screenplay), Steven Zaillian (screenplay)
Language:  English, Italian, Japanese    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
1492: Conquest of Paradise | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 49%  1492: Conquest of Paradise  154 min,  PG-13,  [Adventure, Biography, Drama]  [Ridley Scott]  [09 Oct 1992]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 35%, Metacritic 47/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Armand Assante, Gérard Depardieu, Loren Dean, Sigourney Weaver
Plot:  Christopher Columbus' discovery of the Americas and the effect this has on the indigenous people.
Writer:  Rose Bosch (scenario)
Language:  English    Country:  France, Spain    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Good Year | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 47%  A Good Year  117 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Ridley Scott]  [10 Nov 2006]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 25%, Metacritic 47/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Abbie Cornish, Albert Finney, Freddie Highmore, Rafe Spall, Russell Crowe
Plot:  A British investment broker inherits his uncle's chateau and vineyard in Provence, where he spent much of his childhood. He discovers a new laid-back lifestyle as he tries to renovate the estate to be sold.
Writer:  Marc Klein (screenplay), Peter Mayle (novel)
Language:  English, French, Russian    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Exodus: Gods and Kings | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 46%  Exodus: Gods and Kings  150 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Ridley Scott]  [12 Dec 2014]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 28%, Metacritic 52/100, External Reviews
Awards:  5 nominations.
Actors:  Aaron Paul, Ben Kingsley, Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, John Turturro
Plot:  The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 600,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.
Writer:  Adam Cooper, Bill Collage, Jeffrey Caine, Steven Zaillian
Language:  English    Country:  UK, Spain, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Legend | Movie Details for Director Ridley Scott | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 45%  Legend  89 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Fantasy, Romance]  [Ridley Scott]  [18 Apr 1986]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 42%, Metacritic 30/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 10 nominations.
Actors:  David Bennent, Mia Sara, Tim Curry, Tom Cruise
Plot:  A young man must stop the Lord of Darkness from both destroying daylight and marrying the woman he loves.
Writer:  William Hjortsberg
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB

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