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Disney Reportedly Had Talks To Buy Most of 20th Century Fox, Could Acquire ‘X-Men,’ ‘Avatar,’ and More
Disney Reportedly Had Talks To Buy Most of 20th Century Fox, Could Acquire ‘X-Men,’ ‘Avatar,’ and More
Could the X-Men finally be joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe? CNBC dropped quite the scoop on Monday afternoon, revealing Disney may be gobbling up the majority of 20th Century Fox. The new report from CNBC reveals 20th Century Fox has been holding talks over selling portions of the company to Disney...
Ridley Scott Claims Neill Blomkamp’s ‘Alien 5’ Never Even Had a Script
Ridley Scott Claims Neill Blomkamp’s ‘Alien 5’ Never Even Had a Script
In hindsight, it seems kind of odd that we had two directors competing to make movies in the same franchise. Back in 2015, director Neill Blomkamp sort of bull-rushed Hollywood by releasing concept art from the Alien 5 sequel he had been working on for 20th Century Fox. This was despite the fact that Ridley Scott had already made Prometheus  —  a direct prequel to the events of the Alien universe  —  and was working on what would later become Alien: Covenant. After months of rumors and Blomkamp’s promise to bring back a few beloved characters, the project petered out, and Scott emerged the sole proprietor of the Alien franchise.
‘Alien: Covenant’ Trailer: Get Ready to Scream, Whether Anyone Can Hear You Or Not
‘Alien: Covenant’ Trailer: Get Ready to Scream, Whether Anyone Can Hear You Or Not
Poor Billy Crudup doesn’t seem to know he’s in an Alien movie, the first one with that word in the title in a decade. Though this was initially billed as a sequel to Prometheus, Ridley Scott’s recent prequel to his most enduring sci-fi franchise, the latest trailer for Alien: Covenant makes almost no attempt to connect to that film, other than the presence of Michael Fassbender as another android like the one he played in Prometheus. Instead it looks more like a straight-ahead Alien do-over, with Katherine Waterston in the central female role.
‘Alien: Covenant’ Gets a New Poster With a Demented Egg
‘Alien: Covenant’ Gets a New Poster With a Demented Egg
Eggs are great. Fried eggs, poached eggs, baked eggs in shakshuka, eggs on avocado toast, boiled eggs in ramen, deviled eggs; there’s so many things to love about eggs. But eggs can also be pretty terrible if they’re housing vicious creatures from a far-away planets intent on bursting out of your chest and murdering you. I’ll pass on those eggs.