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  1. Ridley Scott delivers groundbreaking take on 'Exodus'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... wasn't so long ago that he resurrected the sword and sandals genre and elevated it to best-picture acclaim with "Gladiator" (2000). " I secretly enjoy most doing things where part of the task is to create universes," Scott said. "It's hard. I always ...

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  2. Exodus: Gods and KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    ... epics are tricky to get right, and Ridley Scott certainly knows how to make them look and feel terrific (see Gladiator and Kingdom of Heaven), but his films are generally about the spectacle rather than the human emotion. So this version of the ...

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  3. Baled outRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Ventura County Reporter

    ... Scott is no stranger to big stories, having built his career on action flicks, including Alien, Bladerunner and Gladiator . So it's no surprise that he presents his film with some stunning wide-pan shots, lots of thunderous army action and some ...

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  4. Movie Review: Moses Supposes and Other Unsightly Renderings from Exodus: Gods and KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | EParis Extra

    ... script. But those always occur in the context of a greater spiritual engagement. Here, director Ridley Scott ( Gladiator 2000, Kingdom of Heaven 2005, Robin Hood 2010) is lacking. After Moses is found out by Ramses to be a Hebrew, he is exiled along ...

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  5. Joel Edgerton "Felt Very Honoured" To Work With Ridley ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    ... who lives life by the book, and tries to help as many people as he can along the... Director Ridley Scott (Alien, Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven) talks about world of his new film, 'Exodus: Gods and Kings'. The film follows the life of... Director ...

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  6. Exodus: Gods and Kings - film reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    Exodus: Gods and Kings marks director Ridley Scott's return to the sword-and-sandal epic that brought him such success with the award-winning Gladiator . This updated, effects-laden retelling of the age-old Biblical story stars Christian Bale as Moses, the former prince tasked with leading the Hebrew slaves out of 400 years of Egyptian slavery.

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  7. Around Dublin: So long and thanks for these last 13 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Contra Costa Times

    ... didn't yet exist, and the recently-opened Regal Cinema at Hacienda Crossings was showing the Oscar-winning film "Gladiator" with Russell Crowe. My family and I moved to Dublin from Southern California in 2000. My wife, Tamara, and I quickly fell in ...

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  8. The Christian tradition of celebrating Christmas remains intense in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Examiner.com

    ... weekend, Friday, December 12, 2014. The director is Ridley Scott, who also directed 'Best Picture Oscar' winner Gladiator. Las Vegas, New Orleans and San Antonio are known for spectacular Christmas celebrations. A guide, '2014 Christmas in Vegas' at ...

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  9. Don't expect surprises from 'Exodus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Ridley Scott's “Exodus: Gods and Kings” suffers from the same problem as Scott's overrated, Oscar-winning “Gladiator”: It's too familiar. While “Gladiator” came across as “Spartacus” lite, “Exodus” is essentially a rehash of Cecil B. DeMille's 1956 epic “The Ten Commandments” .

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  10. Russell Crowe and rapper Ludacris together on film setRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    ... of my Fav [sic] actors today Mr Russell Crowe,' the 37-year-old captioned the image. The usually casually dressed Gladiator star is dressed up in a suit and tie, and directors chairs and crew are in the background, indicating a film set. Crowe, who ...

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  11. Moses Begins: Bale and Exodus tremble before a murdering GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | River Front Times

    ... alike. Yet he can't decide if making rivers run with blood is heroic or horrific - you sense he'd rather make Gladiator II: Attack of the Frogs . (Thanks to a distracting father versus son versus favored adopted son plotline, he essentially has.) ...

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  12. Aaron Paul: It was a dream to work with Ridley ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ContactMusic.com

    ... new 'Breaking Bad' action figures from its stores, one of the stars of the hit... Director Ridley Scott (Alien, Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven) talks about world of his new film, 'Exodus: Gods and Kings'. The film follows the life of... Breaking Bad's ...

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  13. Joel Edgerton's filming worriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ContactMusic.com

    ... who lives life by the book, and tries to help as many people as he can along the... Director Ridley Scott (Alien, Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven) talks about world of his new film, 'Exodus: Gods and Kings'. The film follows the life of... Director ...

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  14. Holy Moses, BatmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | American Thinker

    ... and Louise (1991). The suits felt sufficiently rewarded after they let Scott get into the time machine to make Gladiator (2000), Kingdom of Heaven (2005), and Robin Hood (2010) to let him try again. However, for Exodus: Gods and Kings , now playing ...

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  15. Ridley Scott delivers groundbreaking take on 'Exodus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... wasn't so long ago that he resurrected the sword and sandals genre and elevated it to best-picture acclaim with "Gladiator" (2000). " I secretly enjoy most doing things where part of the task is to create universes," Scott said. "It's hard. I always ...

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  16. a Exodusa a connect-the-dots epicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Cape Cod Times

    Where: Entertainment Cinemas in Falmouth and South Dennis, Heritage Theaters in Sandwich, Regal Cinemas in Hyannis and Mashpee, Wellfleet Cinemas Ridley Scott's “Exodus: Gods and Kings” suffers from the same problem as Scott's overrated, Oscar-winning “Gladiator”: It's too familiar. While “Gladiator” came across as “Spartacus” lite, “Exodus” is essentially a rehash of Cecil B. DeMille's 1956 epic “The Ten Commandments” .

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  17. Osie's Review: Exodus: Gods and KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Examiner.com

    From acclaimed director Ridley Scott (Gladiator, Prometheus) comes the epic adventure 'Exodus: Gods and Kings', the story of one man's daring courage to take on the might of an empire. The latest biblically inspired film, Exodus: Gods and Kings ...

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  18. a Exodusa all action, little depthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Pocono Record

    ... a clear-eyed, atmospheric epic from director Ridley Scott. Once upon a time he gave us the lean and deft “Gladiator.” But while Scott's Olympian esthetic is once again vast, his philosophy is slight. Moses is imagined as if Scott met ...

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  19. sorry biblical God is missing from "Exodus, Gods and Kings"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Examiner.com

    Oh how I wanted an epic filma Inspiring? Dramatic? A new classic? As a fan of Ridley Scott (Gladiator is a staple @ home and with students), Christian Bale (still the best "Batman", and how about "Empire of the Sun"?)a . And of the hero who rises to ...

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  20. Critics flee 'Exodus' but box office holds upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... that he believed only a child could be so contrary and cruel? It hardly bears too much thought, as Ridley, of "Gladiator" fame, pretty much fails to inspire or entertain with "Exodus." It's not just the absurd miscasting of every major role. It's ...

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