HR Giger

Alien: Covenant - does a clapperboard provide an alien design clue?

Ryan Lambie News
Jun 21, 2016

The clapperboard used on the set of Alien: Covenant could - just could - provide a hint of what its monsters will look like...

What debt does Alien owe David Cronenberg’s Shivers?

Ryan Lambie Feature
Feb 22, 2016

Alien may be a sci-fi horror classic, but what about the movies that inspired it - including David Cronenberg’s debut, Shivers?

A closer look at Jodorowsky's Dune

Jules-Pierre Malartre Feature
Jul 28, 2014

Frank Pavich's documentary takes a tour of a classic sci-fi film that never was. Jules-Pierre takes a look at Jodorowsky's Dune...

Stuart Gordon interview: Re-Animator, Pacific Rim, Fortress

Ryan Lambie Interview
Jun 2, 2014

With the classic Re-Animator getting its Blu-ray reissue this week, we talk to its director about this and his other genre films...

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.

The Train: the Ridley Scott-HR Giger movie that never was

Ryan Lambie Feature
Apr 16, 2014

In the late 80s, Ridley Scott and HR Giger could have collaborated on their first film since Alien. Ryan looks at the unrealised project...

Looking back at Alan Dean Foster's Alien novelisation

Ryan Lambie Feature
Apr 7, 2014

As Alan Dean Foster's novelisation of Alien gets a 35th anniversary reissue, we take a look back at its intelligent rendering of the film...

10 remarkable things about Species

Ryan Lambie Top 10
Apr 2, 2014

An all-star cast hunt down a female alien in 1995's Species. Here are 10 remarkable things about this very strange film...

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