Posted on June 8, 2012

Prometheus, Hype, and the Weight of Expectations

Prometheus, Hype, and the Weight of Expectations


Prometheus hits theaters today, and between the amazing and vigorous viral marketing the film has enjoyed as well as its much-touted prequel connection to sci-fi classic Alien, it has some pretty lofty expectations to meet. But should we judge it against its pedigree and trailers? Warning: big spoilers within. Continue reading

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Go, See, Talk! Review: Prometheus, 2012, dir. Ridley Scott

Go, See, Talk! Review: Prometheus, 2012, dir. Ridley Scott


Inky slime, metallic ampoules, body horror, androids, and questions about creation make up the DNA of Ridley Scott’s much-anticipated Prometheus. Does the film live up to its hype and serve as a worthy entry in the Alien franchise? Continue reading