Posts Tagged ‘ridley scott’

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 […]

Alien: Paradise Lost To Reveal Xenomorph’s Origins

by Peter Paltridgeon 11/12/2015
20th Century Fox has two Alien films in the pipe: one highly anticipated one by Neil Blomkamp that’ll feature the return of Ripley, and a Prometheus sequel by Ridley Scott. Ridley apparently carries greater weight at Fox and Neil won’t be able to make his movie until Scott finishes his. So far, this hasn’t sounded […]


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 […]