Tag: Ridley Scott

G.I. Jane (1997) 6

G.I. Jane (1997)

Storyline:When a crusading chairperson of the military budget committee pressures the would be Navy secretary to begin full gender integration of the service, he offers the chance for a test case for a female trainee ...

The Duellists (1977) 7.4

The Duellists (1977)

Storyline:Set during the grand, sweeping Napoleonic age, an officer in the French army insults another officer and sets off a life-long enmity. The two officers, D'Hubert and Feraud, cross swords time and time again i...

The Counselor (2013) 5.3

The Counselor (2013)

Storyline:A rich and successful lawyer, the Counselor, is about to get married to his fiancée but soon becomes entangled in a complex drug plot with a middle-man known as Westray. The plan ends up taking a horrible tw...

Alien: Covenant (2017) 6.4

Alien: Covenant (2017)

Storyline:Almost eleven years after the disastrous expedition to the distant moon LV-223, the deep-space colonisation vessel Covenant, with more than 2,000 colonists in cryogenic hibernation, is on course for the remo...

Black Rain (1989) 6.7

Black Rain (1989)

Storyline:Two New York cops get involved in a gang war between members of the Yakuza, the Japanese Mafia. They arrest one of their killers and are ordered to escort him back to Japan. In Japan, however, he manages to ...

White Squall (1996) 6.6

White Squall (1996)

Storyline:A true story about a group of American teenage boys who crew a school sailing ship to gain experience, discipline, or whatever their parents feel they lack. The voyage is a true adventure for them all but it...

Someone to Watch Over Me (1987) 6.1

Someone to Watch Over Me (1987)

Storyline:In Queens, Mike Keegan is celebrating with his wife Ellie, his son Tommy and friends his recent promotion to detective in a precinct in Manhattan. Meanwhile, in a fancy club, the socialite Claire Gregory wit...

Robin Hood (2010) 6.7

Robin Hood (2010)

Storyline:Birth of a legend. Following King Richard's death in France, archer Robin Longstride, along with Will Scarlett, Alan-a-Dale and Little John, returns to England. They encounter the dying Robert of Locksley, w...

Prometheus (2012) 7

Prometheus (2012)

Storyline:Following clues to the origin of mankind, a team finds a structure on a distant moon, but they soon realize they are not alone.User Reviews: It's good to see that Ridley Scott still has the same vision for s...

Hannibal (2001) 6.8

Hannibal (2001)

Storyline:The continuing saga of Hannibal Lecter, the murdering cannibal. He is presently in Italy and works as a curator at a museum. Clarice Starling, the FBI agent whom he aided to apprehend a serial killer, was pl...

Alien (1979) 8.5

Alien (1979)

Storyline:In the distant future, the crew of the commercial spaceship Nostromo are on their way home when they pick up a distress call from a distant moon. The crew are under obligation to investigate and the spaceshi...

Gladiator (2000) 8.5

Gladiator (2000)

Storyline:Maximus is a powerful Roman general, loved by the people and the aging Emperor, Marcus Aurelius. Before his death, the Emperor chooses Maximus to be his heir over his own son, Commodus, and a power struggle ...

Matchstick Men (2003) 7.3

Matchstick Men (2003)

Storyline:Meet Roy and Frank, a couple of professional small-time con artists. What Roy, a veteran of the grift, and Frank, his ambitious protégé, are swindling these days are "water filtration systems," bargain-basem...

The Martian (2015) 8

The Martian (2015)

Storyline:During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. W...

Blade Runner (1982) 8.2

Blade Runner (1982)

Storyline:In the 21st century, a corporation develops human clones to be used as slaves in colonies outside the Earth, identified as replicants. In 2019, a former police officer is hired to hunt down a fugitive group ...

Kingdom of Heaven (2005) 7.2

Kingdom of Heaven (2005)

Storyline:It is the time of the Crusades during the Middle Ages - the world shaping 200-year collision between Europe and the East. A blacksmith named Balian has lost his family and nearly his faith. The religious war...

All the Money in the World (2017) 6.8

All the Money in the World (2017)

Storyline:Rome, 1973. Masked men kidnap a teenage boy named John Paul Getty III (Charlie Plummer). His grandfather, Jean Paul Getty (Christopher Plummer), is the richest human in the world, a billionaire oil magnate, ...

Body of Lies (2008) 7.1

Body of Lies (2008)

Storyline:Roger Ferris is a CIA operative in the Middle East; Ed Hoffman is his control at Langley. Cynicism is everywhere. In Amman, Roger works with Hani Salaam, Jordan's head of security, whose only dictum is "Don'...

Black Hawk Down (2001) 7.7

Black Hawk Down (2001)

Storyline:Action/war drama based on the best-selling book detailing a near-disastrous mission in Somalia on October 3, 1993. On this date nearly 100 U.S. Army Rangers, commanded by Capt. Mike Steele, were dropped by h...

American Gangster (2007) 7.8

American Gangster (2007)

Storyline:Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so by buying heroin directly f...

Legend (1985) 6.5

Legend (1985)

Storyline:A demon who seeks to create eternal night by destroying the last of the unicorns and marrying a fairy princess is opposed by the forest boy Jack and his elven allies in this magical fantasy. Two different ve...

A Good Year (2006) 7

A Good Year (2006)

Storyline:After years of no contact with his Uncle Henry, London banker and bond trader Max Skinner learns that Henry has died intestate, so Max inherits a château and vineyard in Provence. Max spent part of his child...

Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014) 6

Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)

Storyline:Biblical epic Exodus: Gods and Kings stars Christian Bale as Moses who, as the film opens, fights alongside his brother Ramses (a shaved-headed Joel Edgerton), to help defend Egypt, which is ruled by their f...

Thelma & Louise (1991) 7.4

Thelma & Louise (1991)

Storyline:Louise is working in a diner as a waitress and has some problems with her boyfriend Jimmy, who, as a musician, is always on the road. Thelma is married to Darryl who likes his wife to stay quiet in the kitch...