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Connecting Ridley Scott's color schemes, from his commercials to his films.

By his own estimation, Sir Ridley Scott has directed over 2,000 commercials -- valuable training for his career as a visual stylist and a trail-blazer in the field of commercials directors who transitioned over to the movies. That's an enormous body of work, but the stylistic transitions from each decade are surprisingly consistent. In the '70s, Scott did earth-tones, in the '80s, he did neon, and after that, he pretty much did anything that would stick. Scott's biggest commercial...

The cranky charisma of Harrison Ford.

Harrison Ford has a reputation for disliking interviews -- so much so that, talking with the star ahead of Friday's "Extraordinary Measures" at the AV Club, Tasha Robinson gets it out of the way first thing. "You have a reputation for hating doing publicity interviews. Does having that out front help?" she asks. Ford responds, a bit disingenuously: "I didn't know that I had that reputation." (No way.) But: "I don't mind answering thoughtful questions...