'Alien: Awakening' May Be the Next Film in Ridley Scott’s Franchise

'Alien: Awakening' May Be the Next Film in Ridley Scott’s Franchise

Ridley Scott</a>’s Alien: Covenant is still a couple months away, the legendary director clearly has his eyes already set on the next film&nbsp;in the franchise.” data-reactid=”10″>Even though Ridley Scott’s Alien: Covenant is still a couple months away, the legendary director clearly has his eyes already set on the next film in the franchise.

Fandango,</a> it would appear as though&nbsp;the filmmaker&nbsp;accidentally revealed the title of&nbsp;the next installment in the Alien universe, slipping the name Alien: Awakening into a chronological list of the Alien prequel movies.” data-reactid=”11″>In an interview with Fandango, it would appear as though the filmmaker accidentally revealed the title of the next installment in the Alien universe, slipping the name Alien: Awakening into a chronological list of the Alien prequel movies.

content=”“There will be another one before we kind of literally and logically, clockwise, back into the rear back head of [the original] <em>Alien</em>, Scott said, making sense of where in the <em>Alien</em> world the films are placed. “It will go <em>Prometheus</em>, <em>Awakening</em>, <em>Covenant</em> … fairly integral where this colonization ship is on the way.”” data-reactid=”12″>“There will be another one before we kind of literally and logically, clockwise, back into the rear back head of [the original] Alien, Scott said, making sense of where in the Alien world the films are placed. “It will go Prometheus, Awakening, Covenant … fairly integral where this colonization ship is on the way.”

Whether or not Scott merely had a slight brain lapse remains to be seen, but in all likelihood, the title of the next Alien movie has just been annouced. Fox didn’t immediately respond to a request for comment.

Alien: Covenant</a></em>, then fans could be in for some brain melts while figuring out how to describe the film, as it would be a sequel to Prometheus, but also a prequel to Covenant, which were both themselves prequels to the original Alien series.” data-reactid=”14″>If this is indeed the case, and Alien: Awakening will be set between the events of Prometheus and Alien: Covenant, then fans could be in for some brain melts while figuring out how to describe the film, as it would be a sequel to Prometheus, but also a prequel to Covenant, which were both themselves prequels to the original Alien series.

In terms of how Alien: Covenant; will differ from its predecessors, Scott teased that the film will be both “gorier and smarter.”

content=”“We raise some very interesting questions about the position and possibility of AI against human condition, and it crosses into the zone of apartheid — kind of like how Roy Batty was treated like a second-class citizen [in <em>Blade Runner</em>],” Scott said.” data-reactid=”16″>“We raise some very interesting questions about the position and possibility of AI against human condition, and it crosses into the zone of apartheid — kind of like how Roy Batty was treated like a second-class citizen [in Blade Runner],” Scott said.

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Published at Fri, 17 Mar 2017 23:48:50 +0000