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  1. The 90s Were A Simpler Time When Ebola Was FunnyRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Boston.com

    ... Ebola scare has penetrated pop culture. You can buy a plush Ebola virus toy for $9.95 from Giant Microbes . "Prometheus" director Ridley Scott is prepping an Ebola TV miniseries base on the 1994 novel "The Hot Zone." You want an Ebola Halloween ...

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  2. Alien Director Ridley Scott To Make An Ebola MiniseriesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Neatorama

    ... though it is super scary) and I think Ridley Scott is brilliant (I am even one of the seven people who don't hate Prometheus ), so as long as I have not died of Ebola by the time the show comes out, I will definitely watch it.

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  3. 'Black Hawk Down' is awesomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    ... Hawk Down" is directed by Ridley Scott, who is known for making big budget action films, such as "Gladiator" and "Prometheus." He proves here that he is a master at staging big, violent battle scenes. Most of the second half of the film is an ...

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  4. Jordan Unveils Tax Incentives for Foreign FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Hollywood Reporter

    ... lead and shot in the county's vast desert valley Wadi Rum. The latest productions that have filmed there include Prometheus , Zero Dark Thirty , Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen and the upcoming Exodus: Gods and Kings . But recent moves from Abu ...

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  5. The 'Star Wars' Effect: Why Hollywood Is Hot on Abu DhabiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Hollywood Reporter

    After swooping in at the 11th hour to steal the coveted 'Star Wars: Episode VII' shoot from nearby Jordan, the Emirati capital now is poised to become Hollywood's go-to locale in the Middle East When rumors first surfaced earlier in the year that Star Wars: Episode VII would be shooting in the Middle East , most eyes in the region turned to Jordan. After all, the country had provided the sand-strewn backdrop for a slew of major titles dating back to 1962's Lawrence of Arabia , most recently including Prometheus , Zero Dark Thirty , Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen and the upcoming Exodus: Gods and Kings .

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  6. Sigourney Weaver too tall for rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | ContactMusic.com

    The 'Prometheus' star admits some directors are reluctant to cast her in their movies because, at 6ft tall, she would tower over her male co-stars. She said: ''I've been lucky with my career.

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  7. A Life's Worth Measured in APT's 'Alcestis'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Madison Magazine

    ... getup Madden wears while playing the scalpel-wielding vulture that makes a daily snack of the liver of Prometheus (Mani again, this time in a hospital gown) almost feels a little too Terry Gilliam-esque. Alcestis i s Frank's last APT production ...

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  8. Ridley Scott's Ebola TV Series is Not Exactly Going to Help MoraleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The New York Observer

    ... e a TV show about an horrible insidious disease that crept it's way into US culture, can't he just make one about Prometheus ?

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  9. Ridley Scott's Ebola Outbreak Drama Fast-tracked For TvRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | ContactMusic.com

    ... may not be done with the Alien movies just yet. The sci-fi franchise has moved in a different direction with the Prometheus films...

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  10. Ridley Scott Is Creating an Ebola TV SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Time

    Director Sir Ridley Scott attends the world premiere of Prometheus at Empire Leicester Square on May 31, 2012 in London. In what may or may not be cynical marketing move to capitalize on the current Ebola outbreak, the Exodus: Gods and Kings director and producer Lynda Obst are creating an Ebola television show for Fox based on Richard Preston's 1994 best-selling book The Hot Zone, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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  11. Review: Prometheus: don't waste your money or time on this filmRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2012 | Charles on... anything that comes along

    ... of whether you can spoil a film that is irredeemably bad in the first place. To begin: I had high hopes for Prometheus. I love the original Alien film - as I've blogged here previously , its script and screenplay (and design and direction) are ...

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  12. Where's the Prometheus script, then? Or what the original Alien ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2012 | Charles on... anything that comes along

    I don't think I'd be much cop at writing screenplays - I've already discovered that getting through a book is quite a thing but screenplays have their own disciplines. You are writing for the screen, so you have to describe, and every scene has to carry weight.

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  13. Sigourney Weaver 'feels sorry' for Katherine HepburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | ContactMusic.com

    ... may not be done with the Alien movies just yet. The sci-fi franchise has moved in a different direction with the Prometheus films...

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  14. Ridley Scott offers up preview of effects-laden epic 'Exodus: Gods and Kings'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | JAM! Showbiz

    When he's not indulging his sci-fi side with movies like Prometheus and his old-school classics Alien and Blade Runner, Scott has been behind massive films with casts of thousands, from the excellent Gladiator to the not-quite-as-excellent Kingdom of Heaven, Robin Hood and more. Next up is Exodus: Gods and Kings, Scott's take of the Biblical story of Moses.

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  15. Will 'Prometheus 2a 2 See Noomi Rapace Battling God?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | MTV

    There are a lot of questions about Ridley Scott's " Prometheus 2 ." Is it happening? When is it happening? What will it be about? Actress Noomi Rapace, who plays the lone surviving scientist Elizabeth Shaw in the first "Prometheus," shares these questions.

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  16. Game Picks: 'Alien: Isolation'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... The "Alien" franchise has spun off five more films, if you count director Scott's unintelligible kinda-sequel "Prometheus" from a couple of years back. In the realm of video games, the sci-fi series has found another home, with a dozen or so titles ...

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  17. Hollywood searches for NZ blonde totRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... in The Constant Gardener (2005) and also acted in Peter Jackson's The Lovely Bones . Fassbender's credits include Prometheus, X-Men: Days of Future Past and 12 Years a Slave , for which he received an Oscar nomination for best supporting actor.

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  18. A Million Ways to Die in the WestRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 5 | DVD Verdict

    ... (Neil Patrick Harris, How I Met Your Mother ), Albert befriends the lovely, kind-hearted Anna (Charlize Theron, Prometheus ). Soon, he finds himself conflicted between which of the two women he should actually pursue. Further complications arise ...

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  19. Should we get excited about Twin Peaks' return?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... fourth Indiana Jones film? George Lucas's second Star Wars triology? Ridley Scott's return to Alien in Prometheus ? Hardly good arguments for the long-awaited great director encore. And this is television. Bringing back shows which so belonged to ...

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  20. 'Alien Isolation:' The Horror Game That Could Have Been Ridley Scott's SequelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Deadline

    ... Consumer Products' efforts to mark a big anniversary without a big new film. Absent a true sequel (Scott's 2012 Prometheus proved an unsatisfying prequel for many fans), the game suggests a way the story might truly move ahead, separately from the ...

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