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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  • International Box Office: Madagascar Cracks Quarter Billion
    Prometheus slipped a spot to third place with $25.74 million on 8,917 screens in 62 markets for a total of $129.12 million internationally and $218.49 million worldwide. As expected, it became the biggest hit in the Alien franchise this past weekend.
    06/19/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Prometheus strikes at Australian box office
    PROMETHEUS has enjoyed the year's third-biggest opening at the Australian box office, taking $6.8 million. With early previews, Ridley Scott's return to the Alien franchise already ... $7.2 million (long weekend figures were unavailable at time of going ...
    06/13/2012 - 1:00 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 - 2:30 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 ...
    06/10/2012 - 8:17 pm | View Link
  • 'Madagascar 3,' edges out 'Prometheus' at box office
    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 - 6:11 am | View Link
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  • Alien: Covenant
    Plot Summary: Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created, with "Alien: Covenant," a new chapter in his groundbreaking "Alien" franchise. The crew of the colony ...
    02/20/2017 - 10:14 am | View Website
  • Transformers: Age of Extinction
    Language: English: Budget: $210 million: Box office: $1.104 billion ... Transformers: Age of Extinction is a 2014 American 3D science fiction action film based on the ...
    02/18/2017 - 7:24 am | View Website
  • Alien (franchise)
    Alien is a science-fiction action horror franchise centered on a film series that depicts Warrant Officer Ellen Ripley (Sigourney Weaver) and her battles with an ...
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