Ridley Scott surprised many when he announced there would be a sequel to Blade Runner. There’s also been plans in the works for some time about another Prometheus movie, which came out to mixed reviews, but it certainly has its fans.
There have been rumors of another Blade Runner movie for quite some time, and while we wouldn’t be surprised if Ridley Scott directs another installment to the classic Philip K Dick story, we’ve been very dubious about another rumor going around that claims Harrison Ford may be returning.
We’ve followed the developments of Prometheus closely before it hit theaters last summer, and while it’s garnered mixed reviews and audience response, it’s clearly done well enough that a sequel has been in development at Fox for some time.
True film fans shouldn’t be fans of the test screening process. It goes a long way towards homogenizing movies, and the major studios put too much faith in the score cards.
Even as Ridley Scott is getting well into his seventies, he’s not showing any signs of slowing down.
While Prometheus was a disappointment to many, it does have its fans, and a pretty decent core following that would love to see the next installment.
The planned sequel to Blade Runner is an odd thing. Ridley Scott had only made two sci-fi movies in his life, Alien and Blade Runner, but he finally went back to the Alien universe with Prometheus.
Alien. Prometheus. And now... Mind MGMT.
Now that we’re in the new year, there are movie lists up everywhere, including here at TG, of the best, worst, most over-rated and under-rated genre flicks of 2012.
While it hit theaters to a mixed reception this summer, there’s definitely a lot of Prometheus fans out there who would certainly love to see more.
The Forever War is a classic 1974 science fiction novel penned by Joe Haldeman about an interstellar conflict between humanity and the alien Taurans.
When Star Wars revolutionized movie merchandising, a lot of films tried to follow suit. The toys turned into a huge bonanza for George Lucas and became a big additional revenue stream.
With Prometheus only just finishing up a successful box-office run, and soon coming to Blu-ray, an art book is a good home companion to the film.
Veteran filmmaker Ridley Scott will be heading up an initiative to push low-budget genre films through Focus Features International.
Sacrificing characters in the name of 'meaning' leaves you with neither.
The film would have more easily reached its potential if the characters weren't as dumb as rocks.
A few simple fixes could have gone a long way in making Prometheus the film it was meant to be.
The biggest problem with Prometheus is a lack of unified vision.
Prometheus should have been one of the greatest films of the decade, yet it fell flat for many fans. Original screenwriter for the film, Jon Spaihts, offers some insight into what happened.
Prometheus was one of the most anticipated genre films of the year for several reasons.