Ridley Scott's Prometheus is a movie that catches a lot of flack. Admittedly, some of it is well deserved. Seriously, it has the dumbest characters with the worst decision-making skills ever put on screen. As a precursor to the Alien movies, it obviously doesn't live up to the (possibly unfair) expectations piled upon it before release. Show More Summary
Ridley Scott’s Prometheus always felt disjointed, like it was trying to serve too many masters—it had to be an Alien prequel, a summer blockbuster, a heady sci-fi question of humanity’s origins, and do it all in the shadow of what Scott and others have already accomplished in the Alien universe. Show More Summary
Neill Blomkamp, who's probably now racing to get as much work done as possible on his Alien sequel before the studio continues to see how dismally his Chappie has been received to avoid more cooks being sent to his kitchen, talked up his ambitious sequel in a chat with Empire. Show More Summary
Ridley Scott, who is a producer on both, is making sure the two Alien films don't contradict each other The post Neill Blomkamp Says Alien 5 Will Not Interfere with Plans for Prometheus 2 appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Later this year we'll get another sci-fi flick from director Ridley Scott, and we're hoping it's better than Prometheus. This time there's not the pressure of fitting into the Alien universe and living up to the hype as The Martian is based on the book of the same name by Andy Weir. Show More Summary
Back in November, we reported that Ridley Scott would not be directing Blade Runner 2, due to scheduling conflicts between it and Prometheus 2. In that same article, we also reported that Harrison Ford was probably going to appear in...Show More Summary
Considering what a disappointment that Alien prequel Prometheus turned out to be, it would be a blessing if 20th Century Fox saw fit to get another director to enter the world that Ridley Scott created, but has since left stale. Enter...Show More Summary
Ridley Scott is doing the press rounds for Exodus: gods and Kings, his retelling of the Moses story from the bible. MTV sat down with him, Christian Bale and Joel Edgerton, but the main focus of this clip is Ridley Scott, who reveals that he doesn't read press. Show More Summary
"Once that head goes back on, he's really dangerous..."
Director Ridley Scott says 'Prometheus 2' follows Shaw and David's story, and that Harrison Ford won't do narration for 'Blade Runner 2'. [...]
Ridley Scott has made his fair amount of press, both good and bad, in his long, illustrious career. Yet each film manages to spark some sort of new debate over the merits of his work, as well as the work itself. Prometheus still stands as a film that's divided sci-fi geeks onto two sides of the issue, with no end in sight. Show More Summary
Good news first: Ridley Scott has found a solution to the problem of having double-booked Blade Runner 2 and Prometheus 2 on his calendar. Now the bad news: Ridley Scott has dropped out of Blade Runner 2, leaving it vulnerable to the Damon Lindelofs of the world. Show More Summary
What would a director change do to your interest in more Blade Runner? The prospect of Ridley Scott coming back as director for Blade Runner 2 seemed like one of the only points that stood in the film’s favor. Then came Prometheus, and even the idea of Scott directing started to seem not so great. Show More Summary
The word “alien” is a big deal when talking about Prometheus and its potential sequel. Ridley Scott‘s film was, after all, a return to the universe he helped create in his defining 1979 film Alien. The signature alien — the xenomorph...Show More Summary
While director Ridley Scott is currently hard at work putting together all of the pieces to make The Martian, his next sci-fi thriller starring Matt Damon, that doesn't mean that he isn't still thinking about the future of Prometheus. Show More Summary
Director Ridley Scott reveals that 'Prometheus 2' will introduce a 'fresher form of alien' in the third act of this highly-anticipated sequel. [...]
At the end of Ridley Scott's Prometheus, Noomi Rapace's character of Elizabeth Shaw finally got to meet one of the Engineers that created her and the rest of humanity. The only trouble with that meeting was that it turned out the gods who created us wanted to take us out of this universe just as quickly, and had the weapons to do so. Show More Summary
The new trailer for the live-action digital series Halo: Nightfall has the look of both Alien and Prometheus, and rightfully so since Ridley Scott serves as the series' executive producer. You can check out the trailer below. Halo: Nightfall...Show More Summary
Fans wanting to see more of the classic H.R. Giger Alien on the big screen are, unfortunately, going to have to keep waiting. Ridley Scott today tells Yahoo! Movies UK that, despite their tease in the first film, the Xenomorphs won't appear in his upcoming Prometheus 2.
Ridley Scott gives an update on the sequel 'Prometheus 2' and 'Blade Runner 2', both of which are in pre-production. [...]