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Scientific improbability

Logan Marshall-Green, Noomi Rapace, and Michael Fassbender

It’s been a depressing half-decade for Ridley Scott fans. His track record has been bleak ever since 2007’s American GangsterĀ and from thereĀ he’s been accelerating down an ever-steepening slope that bottoms out with Prometheus, the new film with which he has…

Wrap-up It’s been a fantastic Halloween month. I hope you enjoyed the daily selection of films chosen for this years fright film fest. Below is a listing of all the films highlighted this year. I hope you had a Happy…

Ridley at 33

Ridley Scott is my favorite contemporary director. One of the few whose movies I will see by sheer virtue of his directorial involvement. His eye for photography is fantastic and his narrative pacing ebbs and flows like gentle surf. His…