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Alien: Covenant and Predator Remake Shift Release Dates

Alien: Covenant and Predator Remake Shift Release Dates

20th Century Fox has handed out new release dates for Alien: Covenant, Predator and two Fox/Marvel movies.

Brian Gallagher

30 Movies Turning 30 in 2016

30 Movies Turning 30 in 2016

1986 is responsible for bringing us some of the most beloved movies of all time, including Top Gun, Ferris Bueller and even Howard the Duck.

Evan Jacobs

Alien: Covenant Builds Its Crew with 4 New Cast Members

Alien: Covenant Builds Its Crew with 4 New Cast Members

Jussie Smollett, Amy Seimetz, Carmen Ejogo and Callie Hernandez have joined the growing cast of Ridley Scott's Alien: Covenant.

Brian Gallagher

Alien: Covenant Adds Hateful Eight Star Demian Bichir

Alien: Covenant Adds Hateful Eight Star Demian Bichir

Demian Bichir has joined the growing cast of Ridley Scott's Alien: Covenant, joining Katherine Waterston and Danny McBride.

Brian Gallagher

Alien: Covenant Gets Eastbound & Down Star Danny McBride

Alien: Covenant Gets Eastbound & Down Star Danny McBride

In a surprise and unexpected bit of casting, comedic actor Danny McBride is set to take on a more dramatic role in Prometheus 2.

B. Alan Orange

Wolverine 3, Avatar 2 & Alien: Covenant Begin Shooting in April

Wolverine 3, Avatar 2 & Alien: Covenant Begin Shooting in April

Wolverine 3 starts shooting in New Orleans this April, with production beginning on Avatar 2 and Alien: Covenant as well.

Brian Gallagher

Ridley Scott Says Alien: Covenant Has a Hard R Rating

Ridley Scott Says Alien: Covenant Has a Hard R Rating

Ridley Scott confirms he's aiming for a hard R rating with Alien: Covenant, which starts production in two months.

Brian Gallagher

Alien: Covenant Happens a Decade After Prometheus

Alien: Covenant Happens a Decade After Prometheus

Costume designer Janty Yates reveals that Alien: Covenant is set 10 years after Prometheus, and the time gap will be reflected in the costumes

Brian Gallagher

Alien: Covenant Lands Katherine Waterston; Is She Ripley's Mom?

Alien: Covenant Lands Katherine Waterston; Is She Ripley's Mom?

Fantastic Beasts star Katherine Waterston has landed the lead role of Daniels in Ridley Scott's Prometheus sequel, Alien: Covenant.

Brian Gallagher

Alien: Covenant Has the Facehugger, Chestburster & Xenomorph

Alien: Covenant Has the Facehugger, Chestburster & Xenomorph

Director Ridley Scott teases that some of your favorite creatures from the original Alien will be back in Alien: Covenant.

Brian Gallagher

Noomi Rapace Only Has a Small Role in Alien: Covenant

Noomi Rapace Only Has a Small Role in Alien: Covenant

Ridley Scott confirms that Noomi Rapace's Elizabeth Shaw will only be briefly seen in the Prometheus follow-up Alien: Covenant.

B. Alan Orange

Alien: Covenant Begins a New Prequel Trilogy Says Ridley Scott

Alien: Covenant Begins a New Prequel Trilogy Says Ridley Scott

Alien: Covenant is the first of three planned movies that will directly link up to Ridley Scott's original 1979 classic.

B. Alan Orange

Alien: Covenant Has a New Xenomorph Monster Created by David?

Alien: Covenant Has a New Xenomorph Monster Created by David?

A new rumor claims that android David will have a hand in creating two different xenomorph aliens in the Prometheus sequel.

B. Alan Orange

Blomkamp's Alien 5 Will Feature a Grown Up Newt

Blomkamp's Alien 5 Will Feature a Grown Up Newt

Michael Biehn reveals that his beloved character Hicks will be back in Alien 5, along with an adult Newt from the 1986 film Aliens.

Brian Gallagher

Seiko Brings Back Aliens Watch Worn by Ripley

Seiko Brings Back Aliens Watch Worn by Ripley

Seiko is reissuing its classic Giugiaro 7A28-7000 watch, which was worn by Sigourney Weaver in the 1986 classic Aliens.

Brian Gallagher

Noomi Rapace Not Returning for Alien: Covenant?

Noomi Rapace Not Returning for Alien: Covenant?

A new press release confirming the title of Prometheus 2 has left Noomi Rapace off the cast list.

B. Alan Orange

Alien: Covenant Release Date, Logo and Synopsis Revealed

Alien: Covenant Release Date, Logo and Synopsis Revealed

Alien: Covenant is the follow-up to Ridley Scott's Prometheus and will be in theaters fall 2017.

B. Alan Orange

Prometheus 2 Gets Titled Alien: Covenant; Is Part of a Trilogy

Prometheus 2 Gets Titled Alien: Covenant; Is Part of a Trilogy

20th Century Fox has confirmed that Prometheus 2 is officially titled Alien: Covenant.

B. Alan Orange

Did Prometheus 2 Get Retitled Alien: Covenant?

Did Prometheus 2 Get Retitled Alien: Covenant?

Director Ridley Scott reveals that he has changed the title of Prometheus 2 yet again, from Alien: Paradise Lost to Alien: Covenant.

Brian Gallagher

Prometheus Sequels Will Reveal Alien Creators Says Ridley Scott

Prometheus Sequels Will Reveal Alien Creators Says Ridley Scott

Ridley Scott reveals how Alien: Paradise Lost will eventually lead into the original Alien, with John Logan coming aboard to co-write the script.

Brian Gallagher