When it was released in 2012, Ridley Scott’s Prometheus more or less split audiences right down the middle. While some felt that the film was a total mess, full of plot holes and plagued by frustratingly unanswered questions, others praised the heady sci-fi flick for working as both its own movie and a clever prequel […]
Like Prometheus forever chained to a boulder and forced to suffer eagles pecking out his eyes in punishment for having given mankind the gift of fire, fans of Black Mirror will forever excitedly sit down to enjoy the gift of a new episode,...Show More Summary
A new photo from Alien: Covenant teases how the powerful Weyland-Yutani corporation fits into the story of this Prometheus sequel.
Last night, a Twentieth Century Fox employee took to the official Alien franchise Facebook page to close out Alien Day in the most appropriate way possible: with a sneak peek at the next installment in the series, the PROMETHEUS sequel/ALIEN...Show More Summary
Thanks to the "Alien" Day celebration, we get our first official peek at director Ridley Scott's sequel to "Prometheus."
Ridley Scott’s surprising desire to keep making Prometheus movies may have driven 20th Century Fox to shelve Neill Blomkamp’s Alien sequel, but the Chappie director couldn’t just let Alien Day go by without teasing everybody a little bit more about how awesome and fan-service-y his movie would’ve been. Show More Summary
Mondo has announced that to celebrate Alien Day tomorrow, they’ll be releasing composer Marc Streitenfield‘s soundtrack to the 2012 sci-fi/thriller Prometheus. The 45RPM 2xLP will be released in both “Engineer White Vinyl with Grey Splatter” (limited to 1,000 copies) and standard black, both in 180 gram. The artwork was done by Kilian Eng. Mondo will […]
At one point, it looked like the Alien franchise could branch off into two directions, with Ridley Scott helming a series of Prometheus movies while Neill Blomkamp revived the Alien films. But then Blomkamp’s Alien movie was put on hold and then delayed indefinitely while Scott finished Prometheus 2 — which was subsequently renamed Alien: Covenant. Show More Summary
The status of Neill Blomkamp’s Alien 5 is something of a mystery. When announced, it was the hot ticket. Then, Ridley Scott decided to move forward with a sequel to Prometheus, a film now titled Alien: Covenant. That event seemingly brought the filming of Blomkamp’s Alien film to a grinding halt. Related: ‘Alien Covenant’: What […]
First published July 7, 2015 The «head to head» in the Greek referendum, the propaganda of mass media, disclosed a resounding head bashing against the wall for domestic and international supporters of the «Yes» campaign. The Greek people...Show More Summary
A crew member working on the 'Alien: Covenant' set in Australia offers photographic proof that Ridley Scott's new movie connects to 'Prometheus'.
While it’s not a secret that Ridley Scott’s Alien: Covenant is a sequel to Prometheus, his spinoff/prequel to Alien, it’s never been clear just how connected they will be. At the end of Prometheus, Elizabeth Shaw (Noomi Rapace), with the guidance of the android head of David (Michael Fassbender), takes off to the the Engineers’ […]
Charlize Theron, the Academy Award-winning star of movies like Monster, Prometheus, and, of course, the movie that everyone else seems to like but I actually despise, Mad Max: Fury Road, was just named as the main villain of Fast & Furious 8. Read more...
Alien: Covenant may be the most anticipated horror/sci-fi film currently in production, especially so since, along with director Ridley Scott, so many other creative talents associated with the original Alien film are returning with this project. Show More Summary
Many predicted that the Supreme Court’s 2012 decision in Mayo v. Prometheus would have a major impact on the patenting of personalized medicine inventions, such as those at issue in Sequenom. In their Patently-O Patent Law Journal essay, Professor Bernard Chao and Amy Mapes (Denver ’17) take a look at the data: The percentage of office actions that contain […]
In mythology, Prometheus stole fire from the gods and gave it to mortals. It’s a metaphor representing human intelligence and inspiration, a development that separated us from the animals and gave us the capacity to know, after a fashion, the power of the gods. The fire stolen in this week’s episode of The 100, “Stealing […]
ALIEN: COVENANT is a film that's gone through dramatic changes over the past several months -- and all in the public's eye as well. The film started off as a PROMETHEUS film, but that didn't last long, and it was soon revealed by director Ridley Scott that the true title of the film would be ALIEN: PARADISE LOST. Show More Summary
Easter is about death and resurrection so I guess a slew of episodes about reanimated creatures and Scully feels are somehow fitting? "Christmas Carol" and "Emily" are like a sledgehammer to the gut.
After Fox spent the better part of last year developing a fifth Alien with District 9, Elysium and Chappie director Neill Blomkamp, the studio randomly pulled the project in favor of Ridley Scott‘s long-gestured Prometheus sequel. Most films that go into production are kept under lock and key, with very little plot details available. With […]
Starz and FremantleMedia North America announced today that Sean Harris (PROMETHEUS; pictured above) has been cast as Mad Sweeney, Yetide Badaki (Aquarius; pictured below) as Bilquis and Bruce Langley (Deadly Waters) as Technical Boy in the upcoming adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s acclaimed contemporary fantasy novel, American Gods. Show More Summary