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  1. Willem Dafoe joins Noomi Rapace and Glenn Close in new sci-fi thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Digital Trends

    Oscar-nominated actor Willem Dafoe has joined the cast of What Happened to Monday? , an upcoming science-fiction thriller with an impressive cast that already includes Prometheus actress Noomi Rapace and six-time Oscar nominee Glenn Close. Directed by Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters and Dead Snow filmmaker Tommy Wirkola, What Happened to Monday? unfolds in a dystopian future in which overpopulation and famine have forced the government to enact a strict single-child limit on families.

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  2. Blubes, Glorious BlubesWhat More Could I Ask For?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Bangor Daily News

    ... blueberries, "I think of them as fruits fit to grow on Olympus, the ambrosia of the gods." Perhaps that makes me Prometheus, stealing from the gods who so abundantly seeded these hills with blue verdure. So you collected your blueberries? Great! Eat ...

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  3. Location, location, location: Highland & Skye movie map launched to attract 'set-jetting' touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Sunday Herald

    ... airport scene for Flash Gordon in 1980, has been a major draw to film-makers in recent years. Ridley Scott's Prometheus, Snow White And The Huntsman and the Gaelic language film Seachd: The Inaccessible Pinnacle are among those to be filmed on Skye. ...

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  4. Famous Scottish film locations to feature in new VisitScotland map...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | The Daily Record

    ... airport scene for Flash Gordon in 1980, has been a major draw to film-makers in recent years. Ridley Scott's Prometheus, Snow White And The Huntsman and the Gaelic language film Seachd: The Inaccessible Pinnacle are among those to be filmed on Skye. ...

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  5. Ridley Scott to Direct Film Based on Don Winslow Novel 'The Cartel'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | /film

    ... fits into his lineup of projects. The Martian is basically done, and he's still maybe, possibly going to make Prometheus 2 . The Cartel is set up at Fox, where Scott has done most of his recent work; we'll report on the project again if it becomes ...

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  6. Ridley Scott to Direct El Chapo Movie the CartelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Collider

    ... as how they're just now getting started, it's unclear if this will definitely be Scott's next film. He also has a Prometheus sequel percolating, but recent word has been that someone else will likely direct that picture. If Winslow and Salerno can ...

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  7. Charlize Theron carves a twisty path to 'Dark Places'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Los Angeles Times

    ... a Golden Globe. And then, shortly after, she ended up in two studio wobblers: "Snow White and the Huntsman" and "Prometheus." Neither was a disaster, commercially or critically - the former did inspire a sequel and the latter might - but neither was ...

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  8. Why Is 'Mad Max: Fury Road' A Hit While 'Terminator: Genisys' Is A Flop?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Forbes.com

    ... overseas, and the film's $216m overseas cume isn't even on par with the likes of Edge of Tomorrow ($269m), Prometheus ($275m), or Kingsman: The Secret Service ($275m). At the end of the day, the film made back just 2.44x its production budget, which ...

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  9. Sigourney Weaver says 'Alien vs. Predator' was depressingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | UPI

    ... Alien vs. Predator: Requiem (2007), directed by Greg and Colin Strause. Scott went on to helm Noomi Rapace in Prometheus (2012), which takes place in the same universe as Alien and is slated for a sequel. Weaver, meanwhile, is attached to reprise ...

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  10. Weaver: News of 'Alien vs. Predator' made me 'depressed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | New York Daily News

    ... to do an Alien sequel." Though Scott would eventually return to the franchise he spawned with the 2012 prequel, "Prometheus," fans at the time instead got 1997's "Alien: Resurrection." It all worked out for Weaver in the end: the actress is ...

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  11. 'The Good Dinosaur' trailer; Adam Levine goes bald; Khloe gets own show: PM BuzzRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | The Post-Standard

    ... third one, until this was announced, and he dropped out," she said. Scott eventually returned to do the prequel "Prometheus" and Weaver will reprise her role in the next "Aliens" film from director Neill Blomkamp. >> Read more at the New York Daily ...

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  12. Weaver: 'Alien vs. Predator' depressed meRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | USA Today

    ... caused director Ridley Scott to drop out of the franchise at the time (he would later go on to direct prequel Prometheus in 2012). "I think it caused more problems than it was worth," she summed up. "I'm so excited about Neill - because Neill is ...

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  13. Sigourney Weaver Blames Alien Vs. Predator For Basically Ruining The FranchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Cinema Blend News

    ... plans and bailed. He did eventually return to the world he first visited in 1979, with 2012's sort-of prequel Prometheus , and while that film definitely has its supporters, the prospect of him helming Alien 3 is one of those what-if scenarios we'll ...

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  14. Sigourney Weaver: 'Alien vs. Predator' "Really Depressed Me"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... a further Alien sequel with the director dropping out altogether. Scott would go on to direct the Alien prequel Prometheus in 2012. "I think it caused more problems than it was worth," Weaver said. Regarding the upcoming sequel directed by Neill ...

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  15. Sigourney Weaver: Alien vs Predator really depressed meRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Radio Times

    ... Resurrection) directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet, and Scott only returning to the world he created for 2012's prequel Prometheus. "I think it caused more problems than it was worth," Weaver concluded. "I'm so excited about Neill because Neill is like ...

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  16. Ridley Scott's 'Prometheus 2' to be released in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Examiner.com

    " Prometheus 2" is to be released in March 2016 and news on the new sequel circulated on July 17. Noomi Rapace as Dr Elizabeth Shaw will be back. Now for a recap of " Prometheus " by the great director Ridley Scott .

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  17. Neill Blomkamp posts concept art from his 'Alien' movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | New York Daily News

    ... amp got offered the job and is currently in pre-production with an eye towards a 2017 release date, a year after "Prometheus 2," the "Alien" prequel, lands in theaters.

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  18. Recliner Reviews | Abigail Breslin and Arnold Schwarzenegger do not a zombie movie makeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... as well as feminism and sexuality and the suppression of female power. It also makes references to Plato and Prometheus and Kubrick. Yes, it's a thinker, but it also entertains. The three principal actors bring their A-games. Domhnall Gleeson plays ...

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  19. Neill Blomkamp Releases New Alien ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... set for Blomkamp's Alien 5 however the plot for the film will take place well after the events of Ridley Scott's Prometheus and its sequel and closer to the timeline between Aliens and Alien 3. Alien and Prometheus director Ridley Scott will ...

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  20. Review: 'Minions' is a silly, gleeful treatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Contra Costa Times

    From George Lucas' frustratingly blah "Star Wars: Episode 1 -- The Phantom Menace" to Ridley Scott's sleep-inducing "Alien" bummer "Prometheus," so-called origin films often fail to live up to, or even approach, the magic of the original. Of course, there are notable exceptions.

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