If what "Alien" creator Ridley Scott believes is true, then it’s game over, man.
If you haven’t been following the saga leading up to the May 19th release of Alien: Covenant, it’s actually confusing. I’ll try and sum it up. Ridley Scott‘s Prometheus (2012) was scripted by Jon Spaihts as a one-shot story that would bridge directly into his Alien (1979). Damon Lindelof was hired to rewrite the screenplay, setting it […]
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It’s a big year for Ridley Scott—not only is his second Alien prequel debuting next month, but the long-awaited Blade Runner sequel is due out in October. The director only helmed Alien: Covenant, but he’s still feeling well chuffed about the overlap in cinematic follow-ups. Show More Summary
Fox has been remarkably generous with its footage for Alien: Covenant, offering up whole five-minute swathes of the movie to get people intrigued by Ridley Scott’s latest exercise in sci-fi horror. But the studio has been more cageyShow More Summary
In the pantheon of cool movie sets, a Ridley Scott Alien set is right near the top. Here is the man who directed one of the most iconic genre films ever, returning to that world in modern times, and it’s a place on Earth that exists. Sure, most people don’t get to experience it but here’s the next best thing. Read more...
At the end of Prometheus, Dr. Elizabeth Shaw (Noomi Rapace) and the synthetic David (Michael Fassbinder) set to find the homeworld of the Engineers. Did they make it? The new short, directed by Ridley Scott, Alien: Covenant: Prologue gives us the next chapter in their story. Show More Summary
"Alien: Covenant" still hasn't opened in theaters, but Ridley Scott isn't making us wait for the "Prometheus" sequel before tackling some of the prior film's unanswered questions. 20th Century Fox unveiled a new short today that serves...Show More Summary
Want to head behind the scenes of Alien: Covenant BEFORE it comes out?! On Wednesday, May 10th at 9:45pm EST, just about a week and a half before the release of Alien: Covenant, HBO will delve behind the scenes of Ridley Scott’s latest franchise installment with a 13-minute special titled “HBO First Look: Alien Covenant.” What […]
Happy Alien Day, everyone! What better way to celebrate April 26 (as in LV-426, a planet featured in the Alien films) than to bridge the gap between the events of Ridley Scott’s Prometheus and his upcoming sequel Alien: Covenant? Prometheus ends with only two survivors
“When I said to [Ridley Scott], ‘You know, Weyland was a character in one of the Alien Vs. Predator movies,’ he just sort of looked at me like I had just slapped him in the face. That was the beginning, middle and end of all Alien Vs. Predator references in our story process.” — Damon […]
Ridley Scott confirms when we'll finally get our first look at Blade Runner 2.
Recently Ridley Scott revealed exactly what he would do to ensure that Maximus would be around if Gladiator 2 ever got off the ground.
There are a lot of strange stories in Hollywood. Creative types are a strange bunch, and if you ever corner someone who’s been in the business for any significant amount of time, you’ll likely hear a significant number of crazy stories...Show More Summary
And the Alien Day fun just keeps on coming. We’re now less than one month away from Ridley Scott’s Alien: Covenant, one of the most highly anticipated horror movies to come along in recent years. Like all of the previous films, Scott’s latest prequel to the 1979 classic is set to spawn all sorts of […]
"Phoenix Forgotten" is a found footage horror film with a sci-fi twist produced by Ridley Scott ("Alien") and directed by Justin Barber. The film chronicles the final hours of a... For more, visit our blog !
Happy Alien Day indeed. Ridley Scott’s Alien: Covenant has officially been rated “R” by the MPAA for “sci-fi violence, bloody images, language and some sexuality/nudity.” You see, violence isn’t violence in 2017, it’s defined by a subgenre, apparently. So, you won’t be seeing any actual real world violence, just “sci-fi violence”. Can’t Stop. Laughing. Also, […]
Fox and director Ridley Scott are increasingly dipping their toes into virtual reality—and that’s good news for science fiction and horror fans. Today, Fox is launching a new virtual reality experience for Oculus Rift called Alien: Covenant...Show More Summary
For months, fans have wondered if Katherine Waterston’s character Daniels in Ridley Scott’s upcoming Alien: Covenant is related to Sigourney Weaver’s original Alien hero, Ellen Ripley
New toys! From new movies! Two of the biggest movies hitting theaters in the remainder of 2017 are of course Ridley Scott’s Alien: Covenant and Nikolaj Arcel’s The Dark Tower, the latter of course being the first ever adaptation of Stephen King’s novel series. Diamond Select Toys has acquired licenses for both films, and they’ll […]