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"Ripley": Showtime, Steven Zaillian Series Casts Johnny Flynn as Dickie Greenleaf

Riding high off the series' award-winning success, Fleabag co-star Andrew Scott is venturing into the world of Patricia Highsmith's bestselling Tom Ripley novels for Showtime's drama series adaptation Ripley. The eight-episode order stems from Oscar and Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee Steven Zaillian (Schindler's List, The Night Of), who is set to write and […]


"Ripley": "Fleabag" Star Andrew Scott Set as Tom Ripley for Showtime Series

Riding high off the series' huge Emmy Awards success, Fleabag co-star Andrew Scott will be venturing into the world of Patricia Highsmith's bestselling Tom Ripley novels for Showtime's drama series adaptation Ripley. The eight-episode order stems from Oscar and Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee Steven Zaillian (Schindler's List, The Night Of), who is set […]

William Gibson’s Alien III: The Path from Screenplay to Audio Play

William Gibson's "Alien III": The Path from Screenplay to Audio Drama

William Gibson wrote his legendary screenplay for Alien III more than 30 years ago. Now you can experience it as an audio play, thanks to Audible. Gibson wrote the script back in 1987 at the height of his fame as the father of Cyberpunk and cultural influence. He made science fiction hip and cool for […]

Tom Skerritt Talks the Power of Women on 'Alien' 40th Anniversary

Tom Skerritt Talks the Power of Women on 'Alien' 40th Anniversary

40 years ago, we learned that in space, no one can hear you scream when Alien first opened in theaters, and audiences have been screaming ever since. Almost everyone in the cast (who are still with us in this lifetime) still speaks about that experience on the Nostromo with a reverence and respect, almost everyone learned […]


NECA Releasing Alien: Resurrection Ultra Deluxe Alien Queen This Summer

NECA will be releasing a new version of its Alien Queen figure, this one based on the Xenomorph's appearance from the film Alien: Resurrection. This version will stand 15 inches tall and be 30 inches long, and features over 30 different points of articulation. It will include a display stand and two different inner mouths. […]

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Alien Series 14 Figures From NECA Put the Focus on Resurrection

NECA's Alien line of figures continues this year with a new wave focusing on the forth film in the franchise Alien: Resurrection. Two figures will make up the wave, a new version of Ripley that comes with the Draco Double Burner and Lacrima 99 Shockrifle, as well as a basketball. This is the Ripley clone […]

Amanda Ripley is Coming to Mystery Alien Project

Back in November, 20th Century Fox filed some interesting trademark for something called Alien: Blackout, making us (and pretty much every other outlet on the web) believe the same thing- that a new Alien video game was coming. There really hasn't been anything definitive until today, when the official Alien Twitter account shared a 30-second video mentioning an […]

Bruce Campbell Will Host New 'Ripleys Believe It Or Not!' Series

While it's not the Oscars, Bruce Campbell will be hosting a new series for the Travel Channel! A new version of Ripley's Believe It or Not! is currently filming in Orlando, and Campbell will be the featured host on the television show when it airs on The Travel Channel sometime later this year. There was even an […]

"You Never Know", Sigourney Weaver Says About Blomkamp's 'Alien'

The long-gestating saga of an Alien film from Neill Blomkamp continues, with yet-another quote from Ellen Ripley herself, Sigourney Weaver. Perhaps you'll recall when a few years ago, Weaver revealed the plans (at the time) for a direct Aliens sequel that Blomkamp (District 9, Chappie) was reportedly working on. It sounded amazing; picking up right after the dropship leaves […]

Ripley's 'Alien' Space Suit Goes for $204k, 'Aliens' Flamethrower for $108k

Ellen Ripley (played by Sigourney Weaver) is perhaps the greatest female character in all of science fiction history. First appearing in Sir Ridley Scott's seminal 1979 film Alien, she returned to head three additional films in the space franchise. Two items of Ripley's were up at auction today during Profiles In History's Icons & Legends In Hollywood, and […]

Bleeding Cool Talks 'Alien' Franchise on #LV426

April 26th somewhere along the line became Alien Day, a celebration of Ripley, Weyland Yutani, and the Xenomorphs who love them.  First released in 1979, the groundbreaking space horror film directed by Sir Ridley Scott blew the airlock doors off what a female lead could do and be in such a movie. To be fair, LV-426 […]

Alien Queen Bursts Onto the Scene from Sideshow Collectibles

Alien collectors will both love and hate this one. Sideshow Collectibles has an utterly amazing maquette of the Queen from Aliens on the way. Sure to be the centerpiece of any collection, this version of the Alien Queen will stand 19" tall and features one of the most detailed sculpts I have ever seen. The […]

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Alien Gets Another 18-Inch Figure From Super7; A Green One This Time!

Alien collectibles have gotten a kick in the butt as of late, thanks to NECA and especially Super7. Super7 models their stuff after the Kenner figures of old, so they automatically make me want to purchase them. But the attention to detail in the sculpting is where they really shine. Their various 18-inch Xenomorphs are […]

Want A Kickass Alien Collectible? Pick Up The Rock Candy Ripley From Funko

I am seeing Alien: Covenant tonight, and I could not be more excited. Next to Star Wars, it is my favorite franchise, and let's face it: Ellen Ripley is the all-time greatest hero of a sci-fi film, and to me one of the best characters ever created period. I can't get enough Ripley stuff, from […]

Spoiler Alert: More Alien: Covenant Plot Details Emerge From SXSW

WARNING, THIS POST CONTAINS SPOILERS. If you read past the image below, you can't complain if we tell you about plot details. So, if you haven't seen it but want for there to still be surprises, click elsewhere now.  Last night at SXSW's opening sessions, there included a special screening of the classic '79 Alien. Before playing […]

'Alien: Covenant' Roundtable With Ridley Scott Talks Ripley's Parents And Covenant 2

SXSW is in full swing and 20th Century Fox hosted a press event and roundtable for their upcoming Prometheus sequel and Alien prequel, Alien: Covenant. With Director Sir Ridley Scott, and actors Katherine Waterston, Danny McBride talking about the film they also fielded a few questions to the energized audience. Responding to one question about […]

In Space, Only 426 Men Can Wear Ripley's Sneakers

Larry Young writes, You may know me as the writer of ASTRONAUTS IN TROUBLE (Issue #11 out this Wednesday from Image in discerning comic shops everywhere) but what you may not know is that I collect movie shoes. Love 'em. Weirder, the better. Robin Williams wear a pair of Lowa Corse GTX in that RV […]