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Confirmed: Neill Blomkamp to direct an Alien sequel & Prometheus 2 update!

02.18.2015

UPDATE: According to Deadline, "Ridley Scott’s Scott Free will produce [the ALIEN sequel], which Blomkamp will direct. He will develop a script that is set after the Prometheus 2 story. Scott is set to direct and produce the Prometheus sequel. Sources add that there is no script for Prometheus 2 or the new Aliens film."

So, there ya go. Looks like Ridley IS in fact helming the PROMETHEUS sequel and that Blomkamp's ALIEN film will take place AFTER that film's storyline. How that plays out is anyone's guess right now. More to follow as this develops.

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While some people are busy posting their morning Starbucks order, fluffy clouds, and goofy selfies, some folks are announcing their next big-budget feature film. CHAPPIE and DISTRICT 9 director Neill Blomkamp has been teasing us with kick-ass concept art for a proposed ALIEN film that will follow on the heel's of James Cameron's ALIENS, featuring the traditional Xenomorph and both Sigourney Weaver's Ripley and Michael Biehn's Corporal Hicks. Now, the director has confirmed that this ALIENS sequel will be his next project, as announced on his Instagram account (which is also where he debuted the concept art that first tantalized us with the idea) and which we have confirmed through Fox. Yes, folks, this IS happening.

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Um... So I think it's officially my next film. #alien

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This is pretty damn awesome. I have long hoped for an ALIEN film that would pick up where ALIENS left off, continuing with the characters of Ripley, Hicks, and (possibly) Newt, rather than the nightmare that ALIEN 3 and ALIEN: RESURRECTION were (even if mildly entertaining). Blomkamp has said in the past that he wasn't interested in established franchises, but I'm happy he's had a change of heart and with the ALIEN franchise to boot. He was coming dangerously close to remaking the same film over and over again and now we get a chance to see him stretch his wings and dip his creativity into a world that deserves to be explored further. To note, this will be separate from the PROMETHEUS franchise (i.e. it WILL be an ALIEN film), which is still progressing at its own pace. Hey, there's plenty of room for Engineers and Xenomorphs, am I right?

We'll update as more information becomes available. Until that time, feel free to geek out below.

Blomkamp's next, CHAPPIE, hits theaters on March 6, 2015.

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3:49PM on 02/19/2015

Cool

But the most important piece of news to me is that Prometheus 2 is still happening. I'm more interested in the continuation of that story than potentially another pointless copy of Alien. I do hope that Blomkamp has an idea to reinvent that franchise... Unlike Whedon
But the most important piece of news to me is that Prometheus 2 is still happening. I'm more interested in the continuation of that story than potentially another pointless copy of Alien. I do hope that Blomkamp has an idea to reinvent that franchise... Unlike Whedon
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2:28PM on 02/19/2015

Promethues 2 followed by Xenomorph

I really hope the next alien movie is just called Xenomorph. Have it be a semi-sequel to Prometheus 2 in some way but have it set before Ripley's Saga.

I really hope the next alien movie is just called Xenomorph. Have it be a semi-sequel to Prometheus 2 in some way but have it set before Ripley's Saga.

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1:45PM on 02/19/2015

Mixed Emotions

Oh wow another Alien sequel so excited! And its a proper sequel to Aliens right...it takes place after Prometheus 2, what does that mean? District 9 was good, but Elysium was bad, so what if Chappie is bad...will the Alien sequel will be bad? And Newt will be back...hmmm no Newt in those drawings. Alien 3 killed her off, even though the Mother/Daughter type bond with Ripley is possibly the most important thing from Aliens...would they dare to kill her off again! All Alien movies have to
Oh wow another Alien sequel so excited! And its a proper sequel to Aliens right...it takes place after Prometheus 2, what does that mean? District 9 was good, but Elysium was bad, so what if Chappie is bad...will the Alien sequel will be bad? And Newt will be back...hmmm no Newt in those drawings. Alien 3 killed her off, even though the Mother/Daughter type bond with Ripley is possibly the most important thing from Aliens...would they dare to kill her off again! All Alien movies have to have some practical effects to work...but this guy is a CGI nut! Bottom line is I don't know what to expect.
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12:18PM on 02/19/2015

"He was coming dangerously close to remaking the same film over and over again"

That statement is why I am not crazy about NB, and I'm glad someone else said it. His concept art and idea for picking the timeline up after Aliens is great! I just don't want him to find a way to turn this movie into yet another social commentary.
That statement is why I am not crazy about NB, and I'm glad someone else said it. His concept art and idea for picking the timeline up after Aliens is great! I just don't want him to find a way to turn this movie into yet another social commentary.
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11:22AM on 02/19/2015
Good news, the more Alien movies the better & it seems they will actually tie Prometheus with the Alien films. I still don't get the hate for Alien 3, even though Fincher disowns it & the studio screwed it up, it's still a decent entry to the series, certainly better than Resurrection.
Good news, the more Alien movies the better & it seems they will actually tie Prometheus with the Alien films. I still don't get the hate for Alien 3, even though Fincher disowns it & the studio screwed it up, it's still a decent entry to the series, certainly better than Resurrection.
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9:58AM on 02/19/2015
Not interested in a retconning of Aliens 3 and 4, thanks. Those movies happened, those characters are dead. Move on and stop jizzing on the corpses.

You're just fucking around with other people's movies if fanwank is the only thing you've got in your storytelling arsenal.
Not interested in a retconning of Aliens 3 and 4, thanks. Those movies happened, those characters are dead. Move on and stop jizzing on the corpses.

You're just fucking around with other people's movies if fanwank is the only thing you've got in your storytelling arsenal.
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11:52AM on 02/19/2015
Man that is so well said! Blomkamp only made an overrated flick (District 9 that is) and then a stupid trainwreck with Elysium. If Ridley himself can't make something on par with his own masterpiece as he's shown us with Prometheus (and all of his recent work for that matter) then it's certainly not this Blomkamp guy who thinks he's the messiah of Sci-Fi who's gonna bring us a new masterpiece.
Man that is so well said! Blomkamp only made an overrated flick (District 9 that is) and then a stupid trainwreck with Elysium. If Ridley himself can't make something on par with his own masterpiece as he's shown us with Prometheus (and all of his recent work for that matter) then it's certainly not this Blomkamp guy who thinks he's the messiah of Sci-Fi who's gonna bring us a new masterpiece.
9:47AM on 02/19/2015
Only the blind think Alien 3 was a nightmare... it is a fantastic noir thriller/horror movie with countless qualities. Go ahead, keep wishing for a useless sequel directed by the guy who made the awful Elysium and thumb me down all you want. This is a terrible idea period. Mark my words, This is Prometheus all over again and you'll all be crying in 2 years.
Only the blind think Alien 3 was a nightmare... it is a fantastic noir thriller/horror movie with countless qualities. Go ahead, keep wishing for a useless sequel directed by the guy who made the awful Elysium and thumb me down all you want. This is a terrible idea period. Mark my words, This is Prometheus all over again and you'll all be crying in 2 years.
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8:56PM on 02/19/2015
"A lot of people hated Alien 3, but no one hated it more than I did." - David Fincher, who is not blind.
"A lot of people hated Alien 3, but no one hated it more than I did." - David Fincher, who is not blind.
8:57AM on 02/19/2015

In a world where

We are getting Batman v Superman....ANYTHING is Possible. STar Wars, Batman V superman, Avengers.....ALIEN 5?!?! ZOMG!!!
We are getting Batman v Superman....ANYTHING is Possible. STar Wars, Batman V superman, Avengers.....ALIEN 5?!?! ZOMG!!!
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9:59AM on 02/19/2015
Don't forget Spidey
Don't forget Spidey
9:59AM on 02/19/2015
Don't forget Spidey
Don't forget Spidey
11:20AM on 02/19/2015
and Deadpool...and Mad Max 4 EDIT: and a frickin Evil Dead TV series/sequel
and Deadpool...and Mad Max 4 EDIT: and a frickin Evil Dead TV series/sequel
1:03PM on 02/19/2015
As much as people like desi and masterdebator bitch and moan. We are truly fkkng spoiled!!!
As much as people like desi and masterdebator bitch and moan. We are truly fkkng spoiled!!!
7:57AM on 02/19/2015
Cannot believe this is happening, amazing news...
Cannot believe this is happening, amazing news...
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7:47AM on 02/19/2015

This is great news.

We need a bit of Star Trek style jiggerypokery to make the last two films alternate history.
We need a bit of Star Trek style jiggerypokery to make the last two films alternate history.
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7:06AM on 02/19/2015
WOW! This is so awesome! Two awesome stories in one article! I didn't think there was any way Blomkamp would be doing an Alien film. I hope Sigourney is involved with this!
WOW! This is so awesome! Two awesome stories in one article! I didn't think there was any way Blomkamp would be doing an Alien film. I hope Sigourney is involved with this!
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6:43AM on 02/19/2015

Interesting but...

I was questioning how they could use Weaver and Biehn again being that they have aged significantly but then it dawned on me... some how their cryo chambers were damaged and some aging took effect, BOOM! case closed. Hell they could even get Carrie Henn to reprise as Newt.
I was questioning how they could use Weaver and Biehn again being that they have aged significantly but then it dawned on me... some how their cryo chambers were damaged and some aging took effect, BOOM! case closed. Hell they could even get Carrie Henn to reprise as Newt.
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4:55AM on 02/19/2015
With news like this, and Spidey going back to Marvel, etc. The first thing I do is check the date to make sure it's not April 1st?
With news like this, and Spidey going back to Marvel, etc. The first thing I do is check the date to make sure it's not April 1st?
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4:54AM on 02/19/2015
Fan-fucking-tastic! Bring me a badass deformed Hicks!
Fan-fucking-tastic! Bring me a badass deformed Hicks!
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4:05AM on 02/19/2015
Pre-production starts on this film very soon from what I've read (late March). Shooting could start as early as September. Alien 5 could be in theaters for Summer 2016, which is both crazy and awesome. I'm super stoked to see this new Alien film, I just hope it's as good as the first two.
Pre-production starts on this film very soon from what I've read (late March). Shooting could start as early as September. Alien 5 could be in theaters for Summer 2016, which is both crazy and awesome. I'm super stoked to see this new Alien film, I just hope it's as good as the first two.
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6:52AM on 02/19/2015
Where did you read that start date? Supposedly there's no finished script yet so I'm not sure if they would start that soon. Still, i hope im wrong, send a link to the article if you can.
Where did you read that start date? Supposedly there's no finished script yet so I'm not sure if they would start that soon. Still, i hope im wrong, send a link to the article if you can.
2:08AM on 02/19/2015

I am very hip to this IDEA BUT....

isnt Corporal Hicks like DEAD?
they offed him and everybody else in Alien 3 ... so is this sequel that takes place after the Prometheus 2 storyline ike immediately after Aliens and bfore the events of Alien 3 or are they just going to ignore Aliens 3 and Alien Resuscitation like those movies never happened?
isnt Corporal Hicks like DEAD?
they offed him and everybody else in Alien 3 ... so is this sequel that takes place after the Prometheus 2 storyline ike immediately after Aliens and bfore the events of Alien 3 or are they just going to ignore Aliens 3 and Alien Resuscitation like those movies never happened?
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2:25AM on 02/19/2015
That's a very interesting point. They could easily say Aliens 3 and Aliens: Resurrection were all in Ripley's head after long deep sleep in space. Just a guess though but personally I'd want this new Aliens movie to follow Aliens: Resurrection.
That's a very interesting point. They could easily say Aliens 3 and Aliens: Resurrection were all in Ripley's head after long deep sleep in space. Just a guess though but personally I'd want this new Aliens movie to follow Aliens: Resurrection.
4:44AM on 02/19/2015
I hate to say it but in Alien: Colonial Marines *Spoiler* Hicks turns up alive, explaining that a decoy body was jettisoned which then crashed down to the planet from Alien 3.
Sadly this seems to be part of the canon as well. So I suppose Hicks could pop back up, although that would mess with the continuity considering Ripley died at the end of Alien 3.....

"At PAX East 2012, Gearbox Software's Community Manager confirmed that the game is considered an official part of the Alien franchise's
I hate to say it but in Alien: Colonial Marines *Spoiler* Hicks turns up alive, explaining that a decoy body was jettisoned which then crashed down to the planet from Alien 3.
Sadly this seems to be part of the canon as well. So I suppose Hicks could pop back up, although that would mess with the continuity considering Ripley died at the end of Alien 3.....

"At PAX East 2012, Gearbox Software's Community Manager confirmed that the game is considered an official part of the Alien franchise's canon by 20th Century Fox"
5:15AM on 02/19/2015
Ah, that's interesting. I've never played that game before. Does that game follow Aliens: Resurrection?
Ah, that's interesting. I've never played that game before. Does that game follow Aliens: Resurrection?
6:51AM on 02/19/2015
It's set between Aliens and Alien3. MASSIVE SPOILERS BELOW.

Weyland-yutani go looking for the marines, intercept Ripley's ships, drag it back to LV-426, setup a base around the original engineers ship full of eggs from Alien and start implanting cryo frozen victims that they've stolen. Aliens run amock, as they do, some of the injured victims break free, get onto Ripley's ship (the facehugger has snuck on and got her at this point) they awake Hicks as he's a soldier who could help, have a
It's set between Aliens and Alien3. MASSIVE SPOILERS BELOW.

Weyland-yutani go looking for the marines, intercept Ripley's ships, drag it back to LV-426, setup a base around the original engineers ship full of eggs from Alien and start implanting cryo frozen victims that they've stolen. Aliens run amock, as they do, some of the injured victims break free, get onto Ripley's ship (the facehugger has snuck on and got her at this point) they awake Hicks as he's a soldier who could help, have a gunfight with Weyu mercs which leads to one victim getting trapped in Hicks cryo chamber and a stray bullet hits the facehugger, causing the acid spill, causing the fire from the opening of Alien3. The ship emergency jettisons Ripley/newt/Hicks cryo pods towards the nearest planet which is Fury616. Hicks tries, but can't stop it and has to just watch them go. He eventually gets to Fury-616 at the same time as the Weyu mercs and Weyland just intime to see Ripley take a head dive into lava, and is captured by Weyu mercs.

That's just the DLC. The actual game itself takes place after all of this when US marines head to LV-426 to find the original marines after recieving Hicks video message which he sends after Aliens before going into cryo. They arrive to find Weyu everywhere and Hick being held hostage.
7:17AM on 02/19/2015
Nice! I've got to track this game down. Thanks, man.
Nice! I've got to track this game down. Thanks, man.
10:05AM on 02/19/2015
No you don't Netforce. Alien: Colonial Marines is garbage
No you don't Netforce. Alien: Colonial Marines is garbage
1:27PM on 02/19/2015
Yea the game is an utter dog turd. It's a shame as unlike most I actually quite enjoyed the story, but the quality of everything else is literally bottom of the barrel.

If you feel a need to play it to experience the story then do what I did and get it super cheap or second hand somewhere. If you can get it on pc then at least they tried patching it up a bit. But no matter how much you may want to experience the story DO NOT PAY FULL PRICE FOR IT.
Yea the game is an utter dog turd. It's a shame as unlike most I actually quite enjoyed the story, but the quality of everything else is literally bottom of the barrel.

If you feel a need to play it to experience the story then do what I did and get it super cheap or second hand somewhere. If you can get it on pc then at least they tried patching it up a bit. But no matter how much you may want to experience the story DO NOT PAY FULL PRICE FOR IT.
1:57AM on 02/19/2015

Fuck YES!!!

This fantastic news. fingers crossed it all works out and there are no 'creative differences', cause i really want to see this.
This fantastic news. fingers crossed it all works out and there are no 'creative differences', cause i really want to see this.
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1:04AM on 02/19/2015

Be Still My

beating (chest bursting) heart.

What an absolutely perfect match.
beating (chest bursting) heart.

What an absolutely perfect match.
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12:16AM on 02/19/2015

Stop your grinnin' and drop your linen!

Oh dear Lord Jesus, this ain't happening, man... This can't be happening, man! This isn't happening! This news is way to good to be true. Blomkamp is perfect for this and Copely can start his interpretation of an android badass like Bishop now! That's it, man. Game over, man! Game over!
Oh dear Lord Jesus, this ain't happening, man... This can't be happening, man! This isn't happening! This news is way to good to be true. Blomkamp is perfect for this and Copely can start his interpretation of an android badass like Bishop now! That's it, man. Game over, man! Game over!
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12:01AM on 02/19/2015

I want...

m41a Pulse Rifles
Power loader mech suit
Queen Alien
Sharlto Copely as an Android
An evolution of the species of Alien (more powers we never knew about or comic/expanded universe stuff like flying/ fish aliens)
m41a Pulse Rifles
Power loader mech suit
Queen Alien
Sharlto Copely as an Android
An evolution of the species of Alien (more powers we never knew about or comic/expanded universe stuff like flying/ fish aliens)
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2:47AM on 02/19/2015
Oh yeah, Power Loader is a must!
Oh yeah, Power Loader is a must!
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11:51PM on 02/18/2015
So the update makes this sound like we won't get the aliens sequel as originally thought. I'm going to be very disappointed if the dream of erasing alien 3 goes away.
So the update makes this sound like we won't get the aliens sequel as originally thought. I'm going to be very disappointed if the dream of erasing alien 3 goes away.
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11:47PM on 02/18/2015
Not interested
Not interested
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11:40PM on 02/18/2015

Aliens, not Alien.

And, "After Prometheus".

This may take quite a different direction to the expected " Alien 6" or "Alien 3 Reloaded".

It's going to have Prometheus DNA in it.
And, "After Prometheus".

This may take quite a different direction to the expected " Alien 6" or "Alien 3 Reloaded".

It's going to have Prometheus DNA in it.
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11:15PM on 02/18/2015
Treating Alien 3 and 4 as a nightmare is too corny I'd say, it's better to just make no mentions of them at all.
Treating Alien 3 and 4 as a nightmare is too corny I'd say, it's better to just make no mentions of them at all.
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10:28PM on 02/18/2015
I hope it establishes that Alien 3 and 4 are just cryo-sleep nightmares induced by the Weyland-Yutani corporation.
Looking at the artwork makes me think the plot might go like this, but it's a long shot.

Ripley has awoken in the Weyland-Yutani corporate detainment facility on Earth, where freedom fighters led by Hicks break in to rescue Ripley, who is being detained for destroying Weyland-Yutani property and organisms. The Xenomorphs are about to become used as Bio-weapons in war. It's
I hope it establishes that Alien 3 and 4 are just cryo-sleep nightmares induced by the Weyland-Yutani corporation.
Looking at the artwork makes me think the plot might go like this, but it's a long shot.

Ripley has awoken in the Weyland-Yutani corporate detainment facility on Earth, where freedom fighters led by Hicks break in to rescue Ripley, who is being detained for destroying Weyland-Yutani property and organisms. The Xenomorphs are about to become used as Bio-weapons in war. It's upto Hicks and Ripley to stop the corporation led by Newt and prevent an Aliens armageddon.
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10:14PM on 02/18/2015

what I wanta see...

Is a direct tie into the first Alien film. No need to remake it, it stands the test of time still. And you can still fast forward and have a new one. But thats what I really wanta see.
Is a direct tie into the first Alien film. No need to remake it, it stands the test of time still. And you can still fast forward and have a new one. But thats what I really wanta see.
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9:46PM on 02/18/2015
Since no one has yet mentioned it, just wanted to bring up that Sharlto Copley is in every Blomkamp film. Here's hoping he has some amazing role in this movie. Dude can ACT!
Since no one has yet mentioned it, just wanted to bring up that Sharlto Copley is in every Blomkamp film. Here's hoping he has some amazing role in this movie. Dude can ACT!
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11:42PM on 02/18/2015
Gotta have Neil's Johnny Depp.
Gotta have Neil's Johnny Depp.
9:38PM on 02/18/2015
Sounds like a good match, and quit busting alien 3's balls it's a good movie damnit
Sounds like a good match, and quit busting alien 3's balls it's a good movie damnit
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9:43PM on 02/18/2015
Just last week I bought the Alien Quadrilogy DVD set (only $10 at Target!!) and had a marathon. I've gotta say, in context with the other Alien movies, Alien 3 and Resurrection really aren't bad movies. If anyone thinks so, then I think that they should basically just say that they don't enjoy the Alien franchise.
Just last week I bought the Alien Quadrilogy DVD set (only $10 at Target!!) and had a marathon. I've gotta say, in context with the other Alien movies, Alien 3 and Resurrection really aren't bad movies. If anyone thinks so, then I think that they should basically just say that they don't enjoy the Alien franchise.
11:19PM on 02/18/2015
3 is decent on its own, but the decision to kill off Newt and Hicks is damaging to the franchise. Glad this can finally be turned around.
3 is decent on its own, but the decision to kill off Newt and Hicks is damaging to the franchise. Glad this can finally be turned around.
12:39AM on 02/19/2015
The Directors Cut of Alien3 makes for a better film. A big scene was cut out of the theatrical version. I enjoyed it. Resurrection on the other hand was garbage.
The Directors Cut of Alien3 makes for a better film. A big scene was cut out of the theatrical version. I enjoyed it. Resurrection on the other hand was garbage.
9:37PM on 02/18/2015

Blomkamp!

This is awesome news, Blomkamp deserves it after all of the work he put into the concept art and I think he will bring justice to the franchise as well as put it back in the right direction.
This is awesome news, Blomkamp deserves it after all of the work he put into the concept art and I think he will bring justice to the franchise as well as put it back in the right direction.
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9:05PM on 02/18/2015
My stomach is bursting with excitement!
My stomach is bursting with excitement!
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9:01PM on 02/18/2015

Nice!

Usually against reviving existing franchises but this is awesome.

Now If we could just get Scott to stop trying to make Prometheus 2 happen.
Usually against reviving existing franchises but this is awesome.

Now If we could just get Scott to stop trying to make Prometheus 2 happen.
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9:00PM on 02/18/2015
Guy knows how to make the sci-fi aspects of a world feel like its actually a part of the world. I would really love to see Ripley and especially Hicks make a return but the time frame make it look like like that's not gonna happen. Seriously though, all these leaks making movies happen is bananas. Make you wonder how many awesome ideas are just shelved in favor of Grown Ups 8 and 50 shades of bondage.
Guy knows how to make the sci-fi aspects of a world feel like its actually a part of the world. I would really love to see Ripley and especially Hicks make a return but the time frame make it look like like that's not gonna happen. Seriously though, all these leaks making movies happen is bananas. Make you wonder how many awesome ideas are just shelved in favor of Grown Ups 8 and 50 shades of bondage.
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8:43PM on 02/18/2015

I'm okay with this.

I would've preferred if he could've thought of a way to keep Alien 3 in the mix; but the art looks great - he's not the best director of actors or that strong of a writer, but he can make stuff look good. Maybe it'll be good.
My main concern was where would a Prometheus followup sit if they went forward with this, and since it's still on - hey that's alright with me.
Just don't fuck up Alien anymore than it already has been.
I would've preferred if he could've thought of a way to keep Alien 3 in the mix; but the art looks great - he's not the best director of actors or that strong of a writer, but he can make stuff look good. Maybe it'll be good.
My main concern was where would a Prometheus followup sit if they went forward with this, and since it's still on - hey that's alright with me.
Just don't fuck up Alien anymore than it already has been.
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8:43PM on 02/18/2015

I feel like I'm dreaming...

I couldn't ask for a better director in Neill Blomkamp and the dude clearly loves the franchise and just to see what he's gonna do with it is going to be amazing.
I couldn't ask for a better director in Neill Blomkamp and the dude clearly loves the franchise and just to see what he's gonna do with it is going to be amazing.
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8:41PM on 02/18/2015
I'd feel better about this if there was a script in place. Yes, Blomkamp is a talented director and the concept art looks good, but you could say the same thing about Alien 3 and Resurrection. My issue with this is similar to Jurassic World, eventually it just comes down to people trying to avoid being attacked and eaten. For both these franchises, the originals were considered groundbreaking and still hold up great, but the sequels (other than Aliens) could never quite have the same effect.
I'd feel better about this if there was a script in place. Yes, Blomkamp is a talented director and the concept art looks good, but you could say the same thing about Alien 3 and Resurrection. My issue with this is similar to Jurassic World, eventually it just comes down to people trying to avoid being attacked and eaten. For both these franchises, the originals were considered groundbreaking and still hold up great, but the sequels (other than Aliens) could never quite have the same effect. Still, it could be a nice addition to the franchise so I'll stay optimistic.
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8:32PM on 02/18/2015
Get Sigourney Weaver and Michael Biehn signed on to this ASAP!!!

This is such cool, fucking news and a dream come true to us Alien fans.
Get Sigourney Weaver and Michael Biehn signed on to this ASAP!!!

This is such cool, fucking news and a dream come true to us Alien fans.
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8:28PM on 02/18/2015
Are their plans on ignoring the events of Alien 3 and 4? like how Superman Returns was a sequel to Superman 2 and ignored 3, 4, and 5.

i actually kinda liked 3 and 4. I havent seen them since i was a kid though. I'm kinda preserving them in my nostalgic mind while grown up me enjoys 1 and 2 over and over again. Either way, Blomkamp is a great director, even if his scripts are a little preachy, he knows what he's doing in sci-fi
Are their plans on ignoring the events of Alien 3 and 4? like how Superman Returns was a sequel to Superman 2 and ignored 3, 4, and 5.

i actually kinda liked 3 and 4. I havent seen them since i was a kid though. I'm kinda preserving them in my nostalgic mind while grown up me enjoys 1 and 2 over and over again. Either way, Blomkamp is a great director, even if his scripts are a little preachy, he knows what he's doing in sci-fi
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8:02AM on 02/19/2015
Superman 5 or Supergirl?
Superman 5 or Supergirl?
8:17PM on 02/18/2015
Holy Effin' Crap! Yes! He surely is the right man for the job. I hope he can get some of his artworks to life. Please make Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn and Lance Henriksen come back. Perhaps even the young girl Newt (can't remember her name). She must be a grown up by now.
Holy Effin' Crap! Yes! He surely is the right man for the job. I hope he can get some of his artworks to life. Please make Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn and Lance Henriksen come back. Perhaps even the young girl Newt (can't remember her name). She must be a grown up by now.
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8:15PM on 02/18/2015
now all the young republicans will have to stay away from the next Alien cause they hate the "preaching" in Elysium so much...
now all the young republicans will have to stay away from the next Alien cause they hate the "preaching" in Elysium so much...
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8:10PM on 02/18/2015
Blomkamp is a great man for the job. Call me crazy but after Prometheus, I'd kinda rather see him take this on than Scott himself. Sometimes a fresh pair of eyes can do wonders.
Blomkamp is a great man for the job. Call me crazy but after Prometheus, I'd kinda rather see him take this on than Scott himself. Sometimes a fresh pair of eyes can do wonders.
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8:08PM on 02/18/2015
This is GREAT! My expectations are set high.
This is GREAT! My expectations are set high.
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8:07PM on 02/18/2015
"king hell I almost fell out of my chair that's just perfect.
"king hell I almost fell out of my chair that's just perfect.
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8:04PM on 02/18/2015
Well paint me yellow and call me dingo, this is amazing news!!! I certainly hope they bring back Michael Biehn as Hicks!!! This is already on top of my radar now.
Well paint me yellow and call me dingo, this is amazing news!!! I certainly hope they bring back Michael Biehn as Hicks!!! This is already on top of my radar now.
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8:10PM on 02/18/2015
Sigurney please! And Lance Henriksen, is he still alive?
Sigurney please! And Lance Henriksen, is he still alive?
8:32PM on 02/18/2015
If there making a squeal that takes place after the events of "Aliens" and ignoring 3 and 4 then Henrikson is definitely still alive.
If there making a squeal that takes place after the events of "Aliens" and ignoring 3 and 4 then Henrikson is definitely still alive.
8:32PM on 02/18/2015
If there making a squeal that takes place after the events of "Aliens" and ignoring 3 and 4 then Henrikson is definitely still alive.
If there making a squeal that takes place after the events of "Aliens" and ignoring 3 and 4 then Henrikson is definitely still alive.
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