Tag: Ridley Scott

Meet Your Makers: First Contact Scenarios in Ridley Scott’s Prometheus

By Emma Louise Backe Ridley Scott’s Prometheus (2012) was an epic, existential prologue to Alien (1979) over twenty years in the making. The movie expands upon the universe…

Racism in ‘Exodus’ Casting

The new Ridley Scott movie, Exodus, is attracting criticism because of the racial background of its stars. Christian Bale and Sigourney Weaver are white people playing ancient Egyptians…