In anticipation of this week’s opening of Ridley Scott’s “Prometheus,” which is set in the Alien universe and is a sort of a prequel, I went to to compile box office figures for the entire Alien franchise, excluding the two AVPs (“Alien vs. Predator”). I’m not counting the extra amount from the re-release of “Alien” either, which added just a couple mil to its total. read more

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  • Prometheus strikes at Australian box office
    Watch the trailer for Ridley Scott's much anticipated film Prometheus. In the UK ... Top 10 movies at the Australian box office: Despite the hype and the Alien connections, this wasn’t necessarily an easy sell. Yet Ridley Scott’s high-minded sci ...
    06/13/2012 - 12:40 am | View Link
  • Madagascar 3 defeats Prometheus to top US box office
    Prometheus still managed to take $50 million Prometheus was the second highest new entry in the US chart, recording opening weekend takings of $50 million (£32.31 million). The prequel to Scott’s 1979 hit Alien, starring Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender ...
    06/11/2012 - 8:32 pm | View Link
  • Prometheus Has Landed at the Box Office
    Big things may have small beginnings, but the opening weekend for Ridley Scott’s highly anticipated Alien pseudo-prequel was anything but small. Prometheus ... Piranha franchise – it’s done. Next week the only horror opening at the box office comes ...
    06/11/2012 - 7:10 am | View Link
  • 'Madagascar 3' goes wild at box office, nets $60 million to defeat 'Prometheus'
    Still, fans remain loyal to the franchise ... of $135.9 million. "Prometheus," from 20th Century Fox, stars Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender and Charlize Theron in an offshoot of director's Scott's 1979 sci-fi horror tale "Alien." ''Prometheus" did ...
    06/11/2012 - 4:17 am | View Link
  • 'Madagascar 3' tops weekend movie box office with $60 million haul
    The cuddly critters of "Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted" led the weekend with a $60.4 million debut domestically, followed by a big opening for Ridley Scott's alien saga "Prometheus" at ... fans remain loyal to the franchise, and "Madagascar 3" received ...
    06/10/2012 - 11:32 am | View Link
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  • Prometheus (film)
    Development Edit. The origins of Prometheus stemmed from discussions between Ridley Scott and Aliens director James Cameron in the early 2000s regarding a potential ...
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  • Alien (franchise)
    The Alien franchise (also known as Aliens) is a science-fiction horror film series consisting of four installments, focusing on Warrant Officer Ellen Ripley ...
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  • Prometheus Movie Review (2012) | Plugged In
    What is our relationship with our creator? Never mind that this is an Alien franchise prequel. That's the question at the core of Prometheus—a movie and a spaceship ...
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  • Marvel's The Avengers (2012)
    Marvel's The Avengers summary of box office results, charts and release information and related links.
    09/4/2015 - 4:45 am | View Website
  • Movie Box Office Results by Year, 1980-Present
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