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'Alien-like' skulls unearthed in Mexico

Although cranial deformation and dental mutilation were common features among the pre-Hispanic populations of Mesoamerica and western Mexico, scientists had not previously seen either in Sonora or the American Southwest.


A Look at Box Office Figures for the "Alien" Franchise; Where Will "Prometheus" Fall?


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”).


EXCLUSIVE: Roland Emmerich Prepping Super Secret Alien Invasion Movie

How secret is the project? Well, the disaster movie master is only weeks away from shooting.


'Alien' Prequel Gets An Awesome Rewrite By Damon Lindelof, Could Star Natalie Portman

Surprise, surprise: Damon Lindelof's rewrite of Ridley Scott's "Alien" prequel has allegedly made the film infinitely more awesome. Culture Vulture got the exclusive that executives at Fox read the new draft of the screenplay (originally penned by Jon Spaihts) and were "very pleased with it indeed."


Weekly Ketchup: James Cameron & Guillermo Del Toro Collaborate

This week's Ketchup includes news about the latest entries in the Alien, The Crow and Total Recall franchises, more news about what people associated with Lost and Star Trek have in the works, and new roles for Russell Brand, Tina Fey, Meryl Streep, Justin Timberlake, Denzel Washington and Sam Worthington.


Alien Prequel, Sequel Details

Before the Alien prequel and its sequel hit theatres, we bring you some cool plot points from the man who first told us that, in space, no one can hear you scream: Ridley Scott.


"Monopoly" Movie Story Details

"The Looking Glass Wars" author and "There's Something About Mary" producer Frank Beddor spoke with The Los Angeles Times recently and answered a question many have been wondering for months - why in the world is director Ridley Scott ("Gladiator," "Alien") doing a movie based on the Monopoly board game.


Ridley Scott Talks Alien Prequel

Empire magazine got a chance to talk to director Ridley Scott about the planned Alien prequel.


'Alien' prequel to be directed by....Ridley Scott!

'Alien' prequel to be directed by....Ridley Scott!

Twentieth Century Fox is resuscitating its Alien franchise. The studio has hired Jon Spaihts to write a prequel that has Ridley Scott attached to return as director.


Is an Alien Origin Story in the Works?

Is an Alien Origin Story in the Works?

A tipster reveals some interesting information about a new film in development.


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