Alien

Lucy, The Core, and scientific accuracy in films

Ryan Lambie Feature Aug 21, 2014

Luc Besson’s Lucy may be based on a debunked myth, but does bad science in films matter if the story’s well-told, Ryan asks...

How the movies are making space fun again

James Clayton Feature Aug 1, 2014

The launch of Guardians Of The Galaxy leaves James thinking about space movies, and how Marvel have made them fun again...

Sequels that damaged the ending of the previous film

Simon Brew Feature Jul 17, 2014

A good sequel picks up where the previous film left off, continuing the story and expanding the world. These sequels? They don't do that

Alien: Isolation pre-orders get Ellen Ripley and Co.

Aaron Birch News Jul 10, 2014

Those who pre-order Sega's upcoming Alien Isolation will get DLC starring the original movie cast...

50 brilliant movie opening credits sequences

Jenny Morrill Alex Carter Odd List Jun 27, 2014

From a range of eras and genres, here's Jenny and Alex's light-hearted pick of 50 great opening title sequences from the movies...

Parenting, according to 1990s sci-fi movies

Aliya Whiteley Feature Jun 5, 2014

Fighting interstellar war or saving the world from invaders is tough, but it's nowhere near as hard as raising the next generation...

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...

HR Giger and the making of Alien

Ryan Lambie Feature May 15, 2014

We pay tribute to the work of the late artist HR Giger, and follow the making of his masterpiece of design, the Alien...

Gareth Edwards interview: making Godzilla, Spielberg, Giger

Ryan Lambie Interview May 14, 2014

With Godzilla looming on the horizon, we talk to director Gareth Edwards about Spielberg, HR Giger, blockbuster filmmaking and more...

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.

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