Posts Tagged ‘alien 5’

Wow! It’s Newt!

by Peter Paltridgeon 04/26/2016
Neill Blomkamp’s Alien 5 is currently being stalled while Ridley Scott’s Prometheus 2, AKA Alien: Covenant, is being created (whether we like it or not). To whet our appetites further, or just to prolong the torturous wait, Blomkamp uploaded this drawing to Instagram today: Blomkamp previously claimed Alien 3 and Alien Resurrection wouldn’t be knocked […]

Sigourney Says Her Return To Alien Movies Will Be Worth The Wait

by Peter Paltridgeon 04/22/2016
We previously reported here that an exciting new take on the Alien franchise, re-starring Sigourney Weaver and re-introducing a living Colonel Hicks, was being shelved by Fox for the time being so Ridley Scott could make a second plodding Prometheus movie. The latter is now titled “Alien: Covenant” and, reportedly, is going to solve the […]


If You Thought Prometheus Was A Mess Before, Just Wait

by Peter Paltridgeon 09/25/2015
In 2012 director Ridley Scott returned to the Alien universe with the prequel Prometheus. He swore up and down that it “wasn’t an Alien movie” but that it took place in the general vicinity of one. He wasn’t lying…we got the spacecraft, but it was a different one; we got a large blobby prototype of […]

Neill Blomkamp Draws Some New Alien Art

by Peter Paltridgeon 07/16/2015
Neill Blomkamp, if you recall, was the director who painted up some really great images for an imaginary Alien (and Aliens) sequel. The images went viral, attracted the attention of Fox, and led to his actually getting a job creating that movie. Sometimes dreams come true. For everyone. Today Blomkamp made this tweet:#alien going very […]