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Was Tony Scott a better director than brother Ridley?
« on: June 14, 2017, 10:24:30 am »
I have recently reviewed on Letterboxd ENEMY OF THE STATE (https://letterboxd.com/oldeststreamer/film/enemy-of-the-state) and MAN ON FIRE (https://letterboxd.com/oldeststreamer/film/man-on-fire-2004/) which along with the ever watchable TRUE ROMANCE in my mind beat almost any of Ridley Scott's work - although I did enjoy THE MARTIAN (https://letterboxd.com/oldeststreamer/film/the-martian) so now over to you
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Alien my dude, Alien.

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Alien my dude, Alien.

Yeah, as much as I like Tony Scott, I have to agree with this. He never made a movie as good as Alien... although, if we're talking about overall quality, Tony might have it over Ridley these days (Exodus: Gods and Kings).

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Alien my dude, Alien.

Yeah, as much as I like Tony Scott, I have to agree with this. He never made a movie as good as Alien... although, if we're talking about overall quality, Tony might have it over Ridley these days (Exodus: Gods and Kings).

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TRUE ROMANCE in my mind beat almost any of Ridley Scott's work

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I've rewatched True Romance more than all of Ridley's works put together.

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I've rewatched True Romance more than all of Ridley's works put together.
(Alien is terrific though before anyone asks)

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I think Ridley's a better director, but when it comes to putting out more good films than bad films, Tony beats him.
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I've rewatched True Romance more than all of Ridley's works put together.


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