Prometheus 2 Hires Green Lantern Screenwriter, Multiple Michael Fassbenders Rumored – CinemaBlend.com

Author: Eric Eisenberg Ridley Scott’s Prometheus wasn’t exactly the movie we were all hoping it would be, getting a less-than-stellar response from critics and ultimately failing to make back its budget at the domestic box office, but thanks to a solid performance overseas a Prometheus 2 has been pretty much guaranteed. While it hasn’t been made official yet, it’s rumored that the Untitled Ridley Scott … Continue reading Prometheus 2 Hires Green Lantern Screenwriter, Multiple Michael Fassbenders Rumored – CinemaBlend.com

Ridley Scott Talks Prometheus And Blade Runner Sequels

By: Kristy Puchko With Prometheus, Ridley Scott returned to the frightening film universe he originated with Alien and gave us another out of this world badass broad to admire in Miss Elizabeth “I Will Perform My Own Alien Abortion” Shaw. As the sort-of prequel drew to a close, Elizabeth (Noomi Rapace) packed up the parts of the duplicitous android David (Michael Fassbender), and set out … Continue reading Ridley Scott Talks Prometheus And Blade Runner Sequels

Michael Fassbender To Star In Assassin’s Creed Video Game Adaptation

By: Katey Rich Though he seems to have about a dozen new movie roles coming up at any given moment, Michael Fassbender has kept a relatively low-profile since his stunning work as the android David in Prometheus. His work in that film was no surprise to everyone who’s loved him in Inglourious Basterds or Hunger or Shame or Jane Eyre, but it was yet another … Continue reading Michael Fassbender To Star In Assassin’s Creed Video Game Adaptation

Luc Besson Prepping A Doctor Who-Meets-James Bond Sci-Fi Adventure

By: Kristy Puchko Earlier this month, dizzy from the demented delights of Ridley Scott’s Prometheus, we here at Cinema Blend speculated on which directors could do well by revisiting the themes and worlds of their earlier works. My pick was Luc Besson—specifically wishing he’d go back to sci-fi, where he spun the fantastic tale The Fifth Element. And it seems dreams do come true as … Continue reading Luc Besson Prepping A Doctor Who-Meets-James Bond Sci-Fi Adventure

Will Prometheus Get A Sequel? Plus Two More Big Questions

By: Sean O’Connell With fanfare worthy of a summer tentpole, Sir Ridley Scott’s Prometheus touched down in theaters over the weekend surfing a pre-release buzz of sci-fi mystery and big-budget mayhem as rabid Alien fans bought tickets to see how the “strands of Alien DNA” found in Damon Lindelof’s screenplay connected Scott’s former masterpiece to his latest. Based on the box-office results, hordes of movie … Continue reading Will Prometheus Get A Sequel? Plus Two More Big Questions

5 Directors Who Should Pull A Ridley Scott And Return To Their Own Pasts

By: CB Staff Whether or not you think Prometheus holds a candle to Alien, we can all agree on this: it’s very, very good to see Ridley Scott returning to sci-fi. The director got his start in the genre before moving on to all kinds of different films, some great (Gladiator, Thelma & Louise), and more recently, a lot that were terrible (A Good Year, … Continue reading 5 Directors Who Should Pull A Ridley Scott And Return To Their Own Pasts

Guy Pearce Joins Iron Man 3 As Geneticist Aldrich Killian

Author: Katey Rich Between his standout starring role in the B-movie Lockout and his upcoming part in the ensemble of Ridley Scott’s Prometheus, Guy Pearce is having a great year in the spotlight. Now he seems to be making sure that winning streak continues into 2013. Variety reports that Pearce is close to singing on to Iron Man 3, the superhero sequel in which he’d … Continue reading Guy Pearce Joins Iron Man 3 As Geneticist Aldrich Killian

Ridley Scott’s The Counselor Getting Attention From Angelina Jolie And 20th Century Fox

Ridley Scott’s next project, The Counselor, may be moving fast, but the talent that it’s collecting is no joke. In addition to the fact that Scott is on-board (a three-time Oscar nominee), the script was written by Cormac McCarthy, Michael Fassbender is attached to star in the titular role, and both Javier Bardem and Jeremy Renner have been gunning for the part of the major … Continue reading Ridley Scott’s The Counselor Getting Attention From Angelina Jolie And 20th Century Fox