In the intervening 30 years, Ridley (now Sir Ridley) made movies about giant-horned devils, suicidal feminists, lady SEALs, historically inaccurate gladiators, charming brain-eating serial killers, and homeless archers. But he did not make another science fiction film.
During those years, I always said I hoped Scott would return to sci-fi. And when I heard that Scott had decided to helm a
sequel reboot remake prequel to Alien, I was absolutely thrilled.
Then I saw it. Continue reading