Directed TV commercial for Volkswagen.
1 Biographical Movie |
5 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
15 Interviews |
9 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
Sir Ridley Scott
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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I think I have less patience, mainly because I'm so experienced. Because I'm so experienced I need the very best people around me. Because people say, "Well you don't need a terribly good camera" or, "You can go and do this," and I say, "No, no, no, no, you don't understand. I want the Earth. And I want the Earth in 10 minutes."
In 1994, he was slated to direct "Hot Zone" from a screenplay by James V. Hart
based on the 1992 New Yorker article "Crisis in the Hot Zone" by Richard Preston
. The film was to star Robert Redford
and Jodie Foster
and was based on the true story of the discovery of the deadly Ebola virus. Various factors, including the development of the similarly-plotted Outbreak
(1995), led to the project being...