“Nothing good happens when two men are trapped in a giant phallus” — director Robert Eggers
Nancy, Jonathan, and the kids join forces while Chief Hopper and Joyce flee the big Russian.
Ridley Scott’s continuation of the Alien franchise explores the act of creation, drawing major parallels to John Milton’s epic poem Paradise Lost.
Alien. 1979. Directed by Ridley Scott. Screenplay by Dan O’Bannon; story by O’Bannon & Ronald Shusett. Starring Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Ian Holm, Yaphet Kotto, Bolaji Badejo, & Helen Horton. Brandywine Productions/Twentieth Century-Fox Productions. Rated R. 117 minutes. Horror/Sci-Fi ★★★★★ I’m not even a huge science fiction fan.Continue reading “Ridley Scott’s Alien: Gorgeously Horrific Isolation”
You don’t dig PROMETHEUS? Well, Father Gore does— so buckle up!