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Ridley Scott

The Martian (2015)

Movie

Ever since I read Andy Weir’s book The Martian, I’ve been itching to see its screen adaption with Matt Damon as Mark Watney. Anticipation was definitely there, expectations were definitely high and even though it didn’t bump Mad Max: Fury Road off its pedestal, The Martian hit all the right notes and is an amazing example of a sci-fi movie that makes you wonder how capable the human race is against the vast and mysterious universe.…

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BOT: Blade Runner (1982)

Classic Movie

BOT stands for Back on Track and this is the feature’s second post. I listed Blade Runner as a classic since it first came out 30 years ago (after that there has been two director cuts, one in 1992 and the other in 2007) but I assume it is thought of more as a cult film rather than a classic. But I would think it is a classic, since it has quite the age and because I like the word…

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Prometheus (2012)

Movie

Ridley Scott is a name every person slightly interested in movies should have at least heard of, movie lovers should know it by heart and be able to list his movies in their sleep. But despite his long list of movies he has directed over the years, he has still not made it into my list of favorite directors. This, as I tend to think, is because he is the kind of director who doesn’t write his own movies, a…

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