Re: The latest "Alien" prequel rumours - Scott directing, in 3-D?
^ There's a lot of room to 'play' even when/if all three of those films share a universe. There's no reason it should be limiting if the writer is good enough.
Worked for the Tommy Westphall-verse, didn't it?
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