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Tag : Alien (1979)


Prometheus [2012]

Be afraid – there be a many spoilers ahead. I’ve just returned from finally viewing the long-awaited Prometheus, and boy was it worth it. In a franchise universe dominated by Alien Resurrection vs. Predator vs. Gremlins, Ridley Scott has kidknapped his baby back and gloriously held two fingers up. Quite rightly so.



As soon as Prometheus was announced by Ridley Scott, like every Alien fan-boy out there, I literally stood up and toasted the father of the franchise returning to save its somewhat tarnished image. No predators in sight. Just a handful of scientists and engineers in a claustrophobic space craft on an undiscovered (well….) planet.  (more…)