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  1. 'The Awards Pundits' on 'The Big Short,' Oscar Narratives and Golden Globes Categories

    5:30 pm PST 11/14/2015
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    Scott Feinberg and Stephen Galloway discuss the week's awards-related news and controversies. READ MORE

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  2. Ridley Scott: I'm Trying to Keep 'Prometheus' Sequels for Myself

    2:46 pm PST 11/12/2015
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    Director says he shouldn't have let the 'Alien' series "get away" from him. READ MORE

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  3. Ridley Scott to Receive Visual Effects Society's Lifetime Achievement Award

    9:49 am PDT 10/27/2015
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    'The Martian' director will be honored in a ceremony at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. READ MORE

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  4. AFI Fest Adds Michael Caine, Ridley Scott to Featured Conversations

    1:30 pm PDT 10/26/2015
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    'Suffragette' director Sarah Gavron and screenwriter Abi Morgan will be participating in a conversation with director Patty West. READ MORE

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  5. 'Thor: Ragnarok,' 'Alien' Film Set for Australian Shoots in 2016

    10:50 pm PDT 10/21/2015
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    The Australian government has announced funding of $34 million to secure both films. READ MORE

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  6. 'The Awards Pundits' on Oscar/Presidential Race Parallels, Big Little-Opening for 'Jobs'

    1:33 pm PDT 10/16/2015
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    Scott Feinberg and Stephen Galloway also discuss Netflix's uphill climb with 'Beasts of No Nation', the controversy over China's Oscar submission and more. READ MORE

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  7. Ridley Scott, Joan Collins Among AMPAS Party Guests at London Film Fest

    4:31 am PDT 10/15/2015
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    The party was held to welcome the Academy's newest European members. READ MORE

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  8. Hollywood Film Awards: Ridley Scott Tapped for Producing Honor for 'The Martian'

    8:00 am PDT 10/14/2015
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    Robert De Niro, Amy Schumer and Benicio Del Toro are among this year's other honorees. READ MORE

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  9. 'Martian' Criticized by Advocacy Group for Changing Asian-American Characters' Races

    6:29 pm PDT 10/08/2015
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    "Was Ridley Scott not comfortable with having two sets of Asian Americans talking to each other?" READ MORE

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  10. 'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Ridley Scott ('The Martian')

    5:40 pm PDT 10/06/2015
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    The venerated director of 'Alien,' 'Blade Runner,' 'Thelma & Louise' and 'Gladiator' talks to THR about his life, career and blockbuster return to space. READ MORE

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  11. U.K. Box Office: 'The Martian' Lands Ridley Scott's Biggest Opening

    4:46 am PDT 10/06/2015
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    The sci-fi film also became the biggest U.K. opening for a Matt Damon title. READ MORE

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  12. 'The Martian' Composer on Creating Matt Damon's Theme, Ridley Scott's 'Prometheus' Plans

    10:00 am PDT 10/03/2015
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    Harry Gregson-Williams tells THR about helping to bring Mars' "mystery" to life through the score. READ MORE

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  13. Box Office: 'The Martian' Blasting Towards $53M Debut After $18M Friday

    7:43 am PDT 10/02/2015
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    Elsewhere, Robert Zemeckis' 'The Walk' is off to a slow start in its exlcusive Imax run, while 'Sicario' scores in nationwide expansion. READ MORE

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  14. 'Blade Runner 2' Has Best Script Harrison Ford Has Ever Read, Says Ridley Scott

    12:09 pm PDT 09/30/2015
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    The director of the original also weighs in forcefully on whether or not Deckard was a Replicant. READ MORE

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  15. How NASA Kept Things Real With 'The Martian'

    9:00 am PDT 09/30/2015
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    Director Ridley Scott consulted with the space agency on everything from martian weather to space-suit designs and had a space station premiere: "We felt that this movie was very much a love letter to NASA," says screenwriter Drew Goddard. READ MORE

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  16. 'The Martian': Ridley Scott Says He Knew About NASA's Water Discovery on Mars "Months Ago"

    5:01 pm PDT 09/28/2015
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    "I said, 'Wow! Does that mean there was an ocean? Are we right now what Mars was 750 million years ago?' And they went, 'Uh, good question' " READ MORE

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  17. 'Prometheus 2' to Be Titled 'Alien: Paradise Lost,' Says Ridley Scott

    1:41 pm PDT 09/24/2015
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    "We're going to why and how and when the beast was invented," the director teased. READ MORE

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  18. Ridley Scott: 'Prometheus' Movies Will Explain The 'Alien' Universe — Eventually

    9:58 am PDT 09/23/2015
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    "It will be the one after this one, or maybe even a fourth film, before we get back into the 'Alien' franchise," the director reveals. READ MORE

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  19. Sneak Peek of 'The Martian' to Screen at the New York Film Festival

    9:37 am PDT 09/22/2015
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    Ridley Scott's space survival story has a theatrical release of Oct. 2. READ MORE

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  20. TIFF: 'The Martian' and Matt Damon Blast Off Into What Could Be an Awards Trajectory

    11:21 pm PDT 09/11/2015
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    Director Ridley Scott, in a return to form, finds a crowd-pleaser on the Red Planet. READ MORE

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  21. 'The Martian': TIFF Review

    1:52 pm PDT 09/11/2015
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    Ridley Scott adapts Andy Weir's sci-fi novel about an astronaut, played by Matt Damon, left stranded and struggling to survive on Mars. READ MORE

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