Episode 57. Scott’s Scope

Alex and Jonathan are entertained this week by the wide variety of genres that Ridley Scott has been able to tackle as we watch Blade Runner (1982), Gladiator (2000), and Black Hawk Down (2001). We talk about how Scott incorporates themes into blockbuster entertainment, his technical fingerprint across genres, and his continuing body of work and influence.

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Skip to: Blade Runner (03:12), Gladiator (24:50), Black Hawk Down (47:18), Overall (1:08:40), Coming Attractions (1:15:33)

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In two weeks we engage in the second round of our Hepburn vs. Hepburn debate and, per our listener polls, the contestants are:

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Ash by Mike Braudrick

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