Men at Arms ; First He Predicted Our Dark and Soulless Future in 'Alien' and 'Blade Runner'. Then He Opened Our Eyes to a New, Softer Kind of Man and a Harder Kind of Woman. Now Ridley Scott Has Turned His Attention to the Middle East with a Film Set during the Crusades. but If His Work Has Always Been Prophetic, Says Mark Simpson, What Is He Trying to Tell Us This Time?
Apr 24, 2005; Generally speaking, I'm not terribly interested in film directors. I don't rush out to see so-and-so's latest; I watch films that...