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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  • Noomi Rapace Updates On ‘Prometheus’ Sequel
    Though considered by many to have a lot of problems, Prometheus did fantastically well at the box office considering it’s R rating ... it over to a fresh set of eyes ala the original Alien franchise. The latest update comes from Noomi Rapace, one ...
    02/28/2013 - 5:09 am | View Link
  • 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' Spearheads 2012 Box Office Fightback
    DreamWorks' third entry in their world-famous 'Madagascar' franchise ...'s box-office analyst, said of the latest performances, "This was a huge weekend for the movie industry.. the animated Madagascar and the R-rated Prometheus leading ...
    06/12/2012 - 7:53 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
  • 'Madagascar 3' goes wild at box office, nets $60 million to defeat 'Prometheus'
    "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 ... and the performance at the box office bears that out." The movie added $39.2 million ...
    06/11/2012 - 4:17 am | View Link
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  • Prometheus
    Prometheus is a 2012 film by Ridley Scott that is in essence a prequel to Alien. A group of scientists travel on spaceship called the Prometheus to an alien planet.
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  • Weekend Box Office
    by Gitesh Pandya. THIS WEEKEND American moviegoers were still interested in theme park disaster movie fun with the dino-sequel Jurassic World which grabbed an ...
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  • Movie Box Office Results by Year, 1980-Present
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    07/6/2015 - 10:21 am | View Website
  • Universal Likely Gearing Up For A Sequel Following ...
    Universal Likely Gearing Up For A Sequel Following Jurassic World's Record-Breaking Box Office Numbers!
    07/6/2015 - 7:50 am | View Website
  • Prometheus
    Production Edit Development Edit. Development on a fifth film in the Alien franchise was in progress by 2002. At the time, Scott was considering returning to the ...
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