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Neill Blomkamp’s ‘Alien 5’ Had ‘Elysium’ Production Designer Attached

Neill Blomkamp’s ‘Alien 5’ Had ‘Elysium’ Production Designer Attached

Writer-director Neill Blomkamp has been recently posting some previously unseen Alien 5 (possible working title Red Harvest) concept art on his social media accounts from his now dead Ellen Ripley revival. This inspired us to seek some information on the project and we’ve discovered that Fox had indeed planned on moving the film into pre-production. We’ve

REALITY CHECK: Ridley Scott Has Zero Plans Or Reason To De-Age Ripley For Future ‘Alien’ Films

The internet became a buzz recently when Empire Magazine asked director Ridley Scott if they could find a way to use a de-aged version of Sigourney Weaver‘s Ripley in future Alien films. Scott’s polite response was ” you could do that”. A non-committal answer but this didn’t stop sites from rushing to assume this was actually

Could Neill Blomkamp’s ‘Alien 5’ Take Cues From William Gibson’s Unused ‘Alien 3’ Script?

The history of the Alien sequels post-Aliens is a maze of failed concepts and combative producers having zero clue what they wanted creatively from their filmmakers, ultimately having very little vision for what the films should be. Nothing could be a better of example of this during the notoriously horrid pre-production and production process for what

What We Know So Far About Neill Blomkamp’s ‘Alien 5’

Aliens‘ 30th anniversary will be on July 18th and to celebrate we put together a rundown of  information on it’s purposed sequel Alien 5 aka Alien: Xeno, which is being developed by writer-director Neill Blomkamp. The South African-Canadian filmmaker Neill Blomkamp got his start doing effects for projects like Smallville and Stargate SG-1. His impressive