Author : Brian J. Robb
Description:Pocket Essentials is a dynamic series of books that are concise, lively, and easy to read. Packed with facts as well as expert opinions, each book has all the key information you need to know about such popular topics as film, television, cult fiction, history, and more. The director of Alien, Blade Runner, Gladiator, andThelma & Louise,Ridley Scott is one of cinema's most accomplished visual stylists. As well as having an introductory essay, in this book the making of each of Ridley Scott's visually sumptuous films is chronicled, complete with information on the inspiration for each film and the reaction of critics and audiences. There are also detailed accounts of the Ridley Scott projects which did not make it to the big screen, and a handy reference section listing other books about Ridley Scott, interesting web sites, and availability of his films.