Aliens

Aliens: rare photos of James Remar as Hicks

Simon Brew News Nov 17, 2014

Michael Biehn was a late replacement as Hicks in James Cameron's Aliens. Some rare photos of James Remar in the role have surfaced...

Why Alien: Isolation proves the Alien deserves another movie

Ryan Lambie Feature Oct 21, 2014

The detail and atmosphere in the videogame Alien: Isolation proves that the 35-year-old xenomorph still has the power to inspire fear.

Directors who've made sequels to other filmmakers' movies

Wil Jones Odd List Sep 1, 2014

What happens when a new director comes into direct a sequel to a popular film? The results can vary, Wil writes...

The kids' cartoons made from inappropriately adult movies

Wil Jones Feature Jul 29, 2014

Whoever thought RoboCop, Highlander and Rambo would make suitable kids' cartoons? These folks, that's who...

10 of geek cinema's more curious quirks of fate

Ryan Lambie Top 10 Jul 11, 2014

We take a light-hearted look at a few of the more strange coincidences and quirks of fate in recent cinema history...

Sigourney Weaver on the Alien films, reprising Ripley

Simon Brew News Jun 3, 2014

Ellen Ripley's adventures may not be done, teases Sigourney Weaver as she discussed the Alien movies...

In memoriam: artist HR Giger

Ryan Lambie News May 13, 2014

We're sad to report that the Swiss artist HR Giger, creator of the Alien, has died at the age of 74.

Alien Isolation: creating the alien

Aaron Birch Trailer Mar 14, 2014

A new trailer for Sega's Alien Isolation looks at the recreation of a sci-fi movie icon...

Starlog Magazine: a sci-fi movie goldmine

Ryan Lambie Feature Feb 17, 2014

We salute the sadly departed sci-fi movie magazine Starlog, and the treasures to be found in its online archives...

First trailer lands for Alien: Isolation

Ryan Lambie Feature Jan 7, 2014

Gibber - it's the first trailer for Creative Assembly's Giger-themed horror videogame, Alien: Isolation...

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