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Prometheus (Ridley Scott's Alien "Prequel" )

Discussion in 'Entertainment, Culture, and Sports' started by jrd617, Jan 3, 2012.

  1. VaderDave

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    The first movie totally freaked me out as a kid. I liked Aliens, but never saw any of the others. I think this one sounds pretty interesting.
     


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  3. javyn

    javyn Stylish Dinosaur

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    HUGE Alien fan....HUGE Giger fan...I'm jerkin the gerkin waiting for this one.
     


  4. javyn

    javyn Stylish Dinosaur

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    Alien was brilliant, Aliens was eh...okay but don't mistake it for horror, just a big budget action sequel. Alien 3 to me seemed more true to the original and was the last Alien film I "count" as part of that franchise.
     


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    AvP was on tv last night and i watched it, and i had forgotten what a flaming pile of shit it was. i remember being so pumped up for it when i was in highschool.. what a letdown.

    here's hoping this is more alien/aliens than the absolute trash AvP became. hell, at least predator 2 had danny glover..
     


  7. gort

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    VP was cool, the sequel wasn't.
     


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    i read an alternate script for it that was set in the jungle, i wish i could remember more of it but it was frickin awesome. humans had way less of a role and it was more of, you know, aliens versus predator.

    not to mention the predators kicked way more ass in the alternate version; one thing that really rubbed me the wrong way about avp was that these superior killing machines and intergalactic badasses got killed in 1:1 battles with aliens that were supposed to have strength in numbers. yeah, geeking out a little, but still... team predator over here. fuckin' aliens..

    ..but yeah, i've blocked all memory of avp2 from my brain.
     
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  9. Jr Mouse

    Jr Mouse Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    They are flatly denying that this is a true Alien/Aliens prequel, but there is a lot of speculation this might be misdirection. It wouldn't shock me if a proper xenomorph never makes an appearance, but we could be in for a big surprise.
     


  10. gort

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    Yeah a jungle AVP like that would've been awesome. :(
     


  11. javyn

    javyn Stylish Dinosaur

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    I'M ABOUT TO JIZZ MYSELF IN ANTICIPATION OMG I CANT WAIT
     


  12. Neo_Version 7

    Neo_Version 7 Stylish Dinosaur

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    I doubt it will be as good as Alien Resurrection but it looks promising.
     


  13. javyn

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    You ARE joking.....right? AR, AvP, all that was garbage. Stop after Alien 3.
     
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    I saw one movie where a woman used an Alien's head as a shield. That made me LOL.
     


  15. Neo_Version 7

    Neo_Version 7 Stylish Dinosaur

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    Javyn, I think you are confusing the movies. Alien Resurrection is the last true film in the franchise (it had Sigourney Weaver and Ron Perlman).
     
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