Originally Posted by Excelsior.
Ture, but Ridley seems to be one of those directors who need a proper script to ground them, as opposed to molding a bad script to make a decent film. Give him mediocre scripts like Robin Hood or Body of Lies and he makes mildly pretty mediocre films, give him a decent script, he makes a mildly pretty decent movie like Gladiator or Black Hawk Down, give him a good script and he makes a good film like Kingdom of Heaven. What do you think of Kingdom of Heaven (directors cut of course), by the way?
Yeah , to be fair , i quite like Kingdom Heaven. But i always associate it with seeing the *****y version on a movie theatre. That's the only movie of him that belongs to the fabulous filmography he had when young.