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Discussions With Scott Allie – Dark Horse’s Strategies For SDCC 2014, Defining Creator-Owned, Prometheus, Fight Club 2, And The Whedon Threeway

San Diego Comic Con is the untackleable beast, and yet for Dark Horse, they seemed to have a very clearly defined strategy this year that I found other journalists and fans remarking upon, from their full slate of announcements concerning …

Cyberpunk’s Influence On Brian Wood’s Channel Zero And The Couriers

By Bart Bishop Graphic novelist Brian Wood’s Channel Zero (2000) and The Couriers (2003) fuse baroque sequential art with misanthropic prose. Wood’s surface influences of “punk rock” and cyberpunk are demonstrated in his aesthetic choices, utilizing the zine methodologies of …

First Trailer For Ridley Scott’s Exodus: Gods And Kings

Ridley Scott, the director of Gladiator, is back at it with the epic’s in ancient times. Exodus: Gods and Kings tells the story of Moses (Christian Bale) as he tries to lead the Isrealite slaves out of Egypt.  The movie …

Images From Ridley Scott’s New Biblical Epic, Exodus, With Christian Bale And Sigourney Weaver

This week’s issue of Entertainment Weekly will pack in a piece on Ridley Scott’s Exodus: Gods and Kings, the film formerly known as Exodus until market research happened… The film stars Christian Bale as a rather aggressive looking Moses, at …

Ridley Scott’s Next Film Is The Martian With Matt Damon

With The Martian set for a 2015 release and the Prometheus sequel set for 2016, it’s looking increasingly unlikely that Scott will be directing both.

Chronicle’s Alex Russell Joining Peter Fonda In Apocalyptic Sci-Fi Series, Galantyne

I believe that Galantyne was the name of Gawain’s sword. Wikipedia suggests it’s a meat dish of some kind. It’s also now going to be a TV series set in a post-technology future. I guess the reference is more likely …

Ridley Scott Replacing Drew Goddard To Direct Matt Damon In The Martian

Damon will play the lead role as an astronaut who is stranded on a Martian colony and must survive long enough to be rescued.

Tom Hardy To Star In BBC Miniseries Taboo From Steven Knight And Ridley Scott

Filming on the 8-episode series will begin in early 2015. Hardy’s a busy man, after all.

Ridley Scott To Shoot Multi-Fassbender Prometheus 2 This Year, Green Lantern Writer On Board – UPDATED

I wonder if this means the other half of the rumour, about the film leading us right up to the beginning of Alien, will also pan out? Maybe the gossipeers just made a lucky guess.

Sequels To Fantastic Four, The Wolverine, A Mystery Fox-Marvel Movie And Secret Ridley Scott Film All Get Release Dates

Maybe this explains a thing or two. And I think you know which thing or two I mean.

Trailer: Finally, Somebody Is Making An Alien Tie-In Game That Isn’t A Shoot ‘Em Up

They’ve chosen a very surprising lead character.

Christian Bale Is Moses In The First Image From Ridley Scott’s Exodus

Ridley Scott seems to be less interested in historical accuracy with Exodus than pitching a recognisable Christian Bale in the central role of Moses. That’s okay – no film has to be historically accurate.

Murder On The Orient Express Is Getting A Remake

Scott, Gordon and Kinberg have a lot to live up to, to say the least.

Ridley Scott Gets In On The YA Franchise Game With Book You’ve Never Heard Of

I wish filmmakers would think more about finding good stories to adapt for the screen that they truly believe will connect with audiences.

Blade Runner Retold In 35 Minutes Of Animated Aquarelle Paintings‏

A dreamy, almost dozy filter gives this video a watercolour look that’s quite far removed from the punchier, hard-edged tech noir of Ridley Scott’s original.

Ridley Scott Tackling Football Concussions For New Feature

Pun headlines aside, concussions in football has become a hot button issue in the media lately so it seems like a timely topic for a filmmaker to take on.

Surreal Viral Clip For Ridley Scott’s The Counselor Recalls The Marketing Of Prometheus

Michael Fassbender buys lingerie from Natalie Dormer in this odd new viral clip for The Counselor.

Harrison Ford Says He’s Been Speaking With Ridley Scott About The Blade Runner Sequel

Apologies for my paucity of blogging, I’m overseas with a broken internet situation and while this story is costing me a little cash money and a lot of sweat to post, it’s just too interesting to pass over.