Tag Archives: Prequel

Alien: Covenant Prologue

This prologue clip serves as a lead-in to Ridley Scott’s latest trip back into the sci-fi horror universe…

Alien: Covenant Images Reveal Soldiers & Ripley-Like Heroine

Despite Ridley Scott’s claims to the contrary, his “Prometheus” follow-up “Alien: Covenant” is very much tied in to the “Alien” universe as both a prequel AND soft-reboot at the same time. The proof came today, courtesy of Entertainment Weekly, who ran a bunch of brand new images from the sci-fi thriller that’s been described byContinue Reading

Alien: Covenant Teaser Poster Reveals Creature & New Release Date

Despite director Ridley Scott’s repeated insistence that “Prometheus” was not a direct prequel to his own 1979 classic “Alien”, it was clear to anyone who saw the movie that it very much served as a lead-in to the original. Now, with his follow-up “Alien: Covenant”, Scott has all but dropped the pretence. I mean, it’sContinue Reading

Alien Prequel Gets New Title, Synopsis & Release Date

Ridley Scott is really being all gung about his return to the “Alien” universe. First, he cockblocked director Neill Blomkamp’s proposed “Alien 5” in favour of his own sequel to the prequel “Prometheus”. Then he talked up a storm about it, revealing the title and his plans for the next few instalments. Now, Scott’s movieContinue Reading

Disney To Do Aladdin Prequel About Genie

Walt Disney Pictures continues to mine/plunder its back catalogue for material. The latest victim/opportunity is their 1992 animated classic “Aladdin”, and it will be getting the live-action big screen treatment as well. But this time, instead of a reboot the studio is going for a prequel. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Disney is working onContinue Reading

Minions Full Trailer

The prequel to “Despicable Me” focuses on the lovable little yellow guys, and their search throughout history for the ultimate evil master to serve, only to end up in 1960s New York…

New! Character Posters For The Hobbit 3

I sure hope the third and final instalment of director Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit” trilogy is the one that makes the slog of the first two worth it. No matter what, this is going to make mountains of money. But the less-than-stellar reception to these prequel films might impact people’s expectations of “The Battle OfContinue Reading

New! Giant Banner For The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

After a limp start with “An Unexpected Journey”, it seems like “The Hobbit” trilogy is slowly hitting its stride. The trailer for “The Battle Of The Five Armies” appears to be almost all money shots, and that’s a good thing in my book. However it turns out, you can be sure the third and finalContinue Reading