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Ridley Scott

Highest Rated:   97% Alien (1979)
Lowest Rated:   11% Double Team (1997)
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Birthplace:   South Shields, County Durham, England, UK
Graduated from London's Royal College of Art with first-class honours. For his final project at the Royal College, made a short black and white film, Boy and Bicycle, starring his father and younger brother, Tony. Began career in the 1960s as a set designer, then director, for BBC TV. First feature film, The Duellists, was nominated for the Palme d'Or and unanimously won Best First Work at the Cannes Film Festival in 1977. Founded Ridley Scott Associates, a U.K.-based commercial production company, through which he directed some 3,000 TV commercials, including the classic 1984 ad for Apple Computers that aired during the 1984 Super Bowl. Owns a production company called Scott Free with his brother, director Tony Scott. His son Jake and daughter Jordan are both filmmakers. Knighted in 2003. Paid tribute to his late brother, Tony, at the 2016 Golden Globes, after his film,The Martian, won Best Motion Picture.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
78% All the Money in the World
  • Director
  • Producer
$20.2M 2017
57% Murder On The Orient Express
  • Producer
$101.6M 2017
87% Blade Runner 2049
  • Executive Producer
  • Producer
$91.9M 2017
88% Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives
  • Executive Producer
2017
35% Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House
  • Producer
$0.8M 2017
66% Alien: Covenant
  • Producer
  • Director
$74.3M 2017
44% Phoenix Forgotten
  • Producer
$3.6M 2017
No Score Yet Timeless
  • Producer
2017
37% Morgan
  • Producer
$4M 2016
35% Equals
  • Executive Producer
2016
59% Concussion
  • Producer
$23.3M 2015
91% The Martian
  • Producer
  • Director
$202.4M 2015
25% Child 44
  • Producer
$1.4M 2015
No Score Yet Halo: Nightfall
  • Executive Producer
  • Producer
2015
No Score Yet Red Riding
  • Director
2015
43% Killing Jesus
  • Producer
2015
29% Exodus: Gods and Kings
  • Director
  • Producer
2014
36% Before I Go to Sleep
  • Producer
2014
77% Get Santa
  • Executive Producer
$1.8M 2014
No Score Yet Klondike
  • Executive Producer
2014
54% Out of the Furnace
  • Producer
$8.4M 2013
34% The Counselor
  • Director
  • Producer
$14.7M 2013
88% Springsteen And I
  • Executive Producer
2013
75% The East
  • Producer
$1.6M 2013
48% Welcome to the Punch
  • Executive Producer
$7.3k 2013
69% Stoker
  • Producer
$1.8M 2013
No Score Yet The Counsellor
  • Director
2013
No Score Yet Gucci
  • Director
2013
56% Killing Kennedy
  • Executive Producer
2013
No Score Yet Killing Lincoln
  • Executive Producer
2013
No Score Yet Trespassing Bergman
  • Actor
2013
73% Prometheus
  • Producer
  • Director
$126.5M 2012
79% The Grey
  • Producer
$51.6M 2012
No Score Yet The Kind One
  • Director
2012
80% Life in a Day
  • Executive Producer
  • Producer
$0.3M 2011
43% Cracks
  • Executive Producer
$18.1k 2011
No Score Yet Gettysburg
  • Director
  • Executive Producer
2011
54% Welcome to the Rileys
  • Executive Producer
$0.2M 2010
80% Cyrus
  • Executive Producer
$7.5M 2010
48% The A-Team
  • Executive Producer
  • Producer
$77.3M 2010
No Score Yet Tell-Tale (Tell Tale)
  • Producer
2010
43% Robin Hood
  • Director
  • Producer
$105.3M 2010
No Score Yet The Real Robin Hood
  • Producer
2010
55% Body of Lies
  • Producer
  • Director
$39.4M 2008
No Score Yet The Andromeda Strain
  • Producer
2008
No Score Yet Into the Storm
  • Executive Producer
2008
80% American Gangster
  • Director
  • Producer
$130.2M 2007
76% The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
  • Producer
$4M 2007
No Score Yet The Company
  • Executive Producer
2007
26% A Good Year
  • Director
  • Producer
$7.4M 2006
No Score Yet The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing
  • Actor
2006
32% Tristan & Isolde
  • Executive Producer
  • Producer
$14.6M 2006
No Score Yet All the Invisible Children
  • Director
2006
18% Domino
  • Producer
$10.2M 2005
74% In Her Shoes
  • Producer
$32.9M 2005
No Score Yet All the Invisible Children
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
2005
39% Kingdom of Heaven
  • Producer
  • Director
$47.3M 2005
82% Matchstick Men
  • Director
  • Producer
$36.9M 2003
94% Alien: The Director's Cut
  • Director
2003
68% Red Dragon
  • Producer
$93M 2002
83% The Gathering Storm
  • Executive Producer
2002
No Score Yet The 'Alien' Saga
  • Actor
2002
76% Black Hawk Down
  • Producer
  • Director
$108.6M 2001
39% Hannibal
  • Director
  • Producer
$163.9M 2001
77% Gladiator
  • Director
2000
47% Where the Money Is
  • Producer
2000
No Score Yet The Last Debate
  • Executive Producer
2000
93% RKO 281
  • Executive Producer
1999
62% Clay Pigeons
  • Producer
1998
53% G.I. Jane
  • Producer
  • Director
1997
11% Double Team
  • Director
1997
60% White Squall
  • Executive Producer
  • Director
1996
78% The Browning Version
  • Producer
1994
50% Monkey Trouble
  • Executive Producer
  • Producer
1994
33% 1492: Conquest of Paradise
  • Producer
  • Director
1992
84% Thelma & Louise
  • Producer
  • Director
1991
No Score Yet Robin Hood
  • Producer
1991
52% Black Rain
  • Director
1989
76% Someone to Watch over Me
  • Executive Producer
  • Director
1987
42% Legend
  • Director
1985
90% Blade Runner
  • Director
1982
91% Blade Runner (The Final Cut)
  • Director
$0.3M 1982
97% Alien
  • Director
1979
No Score Yet Alien Legacy
  • Director
1979
92% The Duellists
  • Director
1977
No Score Yet Boy and Bicycle (Boy on a Bicycle)
  • Director
  • Producer
1965

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet The Passage
2019
  • Executive Producer
  • 2019
73% Strange Angel
2018
  • Executive Producer
  • 2018
93% The Terror
2018
  • Executive Producer
  • 2018
97% The Good Fight
2017
  • Executive Producer
  • 2018
  • 2017
82% The Man in the High Castle
2015
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
  • 2018
  • 2016
  • 2015
77% Taboo
2017
  • Executive Producer
  • 2017
67% Jean-Claude Van Johnson
2016
  • Producer
  • 2017
  • 2016
71% Mercy Street
2016-2017
  • Executive Producer
  • 2017
  • 2016
65% BrainDead
2016
  • Executive Producer
  • 2016
96% The Good Wife
2009-2016
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
80% Klondike
2014
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
  • 2014
64% Labyrinth
2012
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
  • 2014
48% Coma
2012
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
  • 2012
No Score Yet Numb3rs
2005-2010
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006
  • 2005
No Score Yet 3001: The Final Odyssey
2015
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
86% Pillars of the Earth
2010
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
No Score Yet The New Drama
2016
  • Producer

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