It’s no small secret that work has begun on Alien; Covenant, Ridley Scott‘s follow-up prequel sequel to Prometheus and the Alien universe. Many are looking at Covenant with a sense of reserved anticipation; Prometheus left a lot of people disappointed, but Scott’s last film, The Martian, showed that so far as his sci-fi chops go, he’s still got it. Show More Summary
Even though Prometheus wasn't quite to everyone's tastes, you can't help but get excited about Ridley Scott directing another installment to the Alien franchise. To help increase anticipation a tad we've now got a new picture from the set of Alien: Covenant to fawn over. Show More Summary
An official behind-the-scenes photo offers a peek at Katherine Waterston’s Daniels from the Ridley Scott sequel to "Prometheus."
Yesterday, we posted a few photos from Luke Scott’s upcoming sci-fi thriller Morgan, which was produced by his father Ridley Scott (Prometheus, Blade Runner). Today, a teaser trailer has been released and it’s gotten me incredibly excited for this movie! The trailer makes use of empty hallway shots, many of which are eerily reminiscent of […]
Fans of Ridley Scott's original sci-fi horror film ALIEN have a lot to be excited about. When Scott returned to the world of ALIEN a couple of years back, it was more of a nibble. He made PROMETHEUS, which was a prequel, and it was more of a standalone story with ties to ALIEN. Show More Summary
We’ve gotten a few tidbits about what to expect from Ridley Scott’s Prometheus sequel, Alien: Covenant. The (cryptic) plot summary ’s been out for awhile, along with the cast list, including Katherine Waterston as the lead. And now Prometheus’ only returnee, Michael Fassbender, has offered up some details on the film’s “used future” aesthetic. Read more...
We knew we were in for a treat the second Ridley Scott abandoned the Prometheus title and instead went with Alien: Covenant. It was a sign that he was leaving his sci-fi-themed spinoff on another planet and would return to the roots of the Alien franchise for which he launched in 1979. Scott has talked […]
Since Prometheus hit the big screen in 2012, Director Ridley Scott has been hard at work building other worlds at directing five projects, two for the small screen. But no project is more talked about than his return to the Alien franchise, which has polarized fans since his first return four years ago. Show More Summary
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 […]
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
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 […]
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’ […]
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
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 […]
A new actor has been added to the already growing cast of "Alien: Covenant," Ridley Scott's "Prometheus"/"Alien" film that debuts in 2017.
You'll Never See Him Coming... to Theaters in March of 2018. 20th Century Fox has confirmed a couple of release dates for two upcoming, highly anticipated sci-fi movies. First up, Ridley Scott's sorta-sequel to Prometheus, titled currently Alien: Covenant, has been shifted slightly to August 4th, 2017, more than a year away. Show More Summary
Logan Marshall-Green, Noomi Rapace, and Michael Fassbinder in 'Prometheus', courtesy of Fox Not content to leave the series behind after his weird, messy prequel, Prometheus (2012), Ridley Scott is space trucking onward with a further adventure into the Alien franchise. Alien: Covenant, which is slated to hit theaters nationwide on October [...]