View Single Post
Old June 25 2012, 03:00 PM   #794
Starkers
Admiral
 
Starkers's Avatar
 
Location: Paddling...
Re: PROMETHEUS - Grade and Discuss

Shurik wrote: View Post
Disruptor wrote: View Post
The next film in the series will be a Forbidden Planet remake with the engineers being the Krell and Robbie replaced with Robert, another android.

One thing I thought of, who's to say the Engineers don't eventually succeed in their plans to bomb Earth with the goop? We never visit future Earth itself in the ALIEN movies (ALIENS is on a space station), it's referred to as a "shit hole" in Alien Resurrection. According to General Perez, the xenos were needed for "Urban Pacification". Maybe Earth is full of killer mutants?

It's just common knowledge so no one says it outright in the films. Like the Stormtroopers being clones in the Star Wars universe.
I think there's an alternative ending to Resurrection where Ripley and the rest of the survivors land on Earth and it's a wasteland.
Which always made me wonder why everyone was so shit scared of Aliens getting to earth?
__________________
Werewolves on the Moon Now with Guardians of the Galaxy review

The Devils of Amber Street
Starkers is offline   Reply With Quote