In which I discuss plot-driven vs character-driven storytelling, high-concept vs low-concept, and the framing vs text.Continue reading “Prometheus-by-Minute 113”
In which I discuss David’s feelings for Shaw, the nature of horror, and explore Alien as a franchise.Continue reading “Prometheus-by-Minute 111”
In which I discuss the Wrestlemaniafication of the end of Prometheus, consider alternate ways to end the film, and the importance of cohesion.
In which I am joined one last time by Simon Haynes of the Kung Pow Minute to discuss Hollywood atheists, comedy in horror, and how the Alien prequels are the best prequels ever.
Paradise, an Alien prequels fan-edit by Job Willins:
In which I discuss the pilot’s seat, anaesthesia, and language. Continue reading “Prometheus-by-Minute 102”
In which I am joined for the last time by Eric Nash of Almost Famous Minute to discuss Weyland’s death, the Prometheus script, and speculate on the Engineer’s place in the cosmos.
In which I discuss AI, Engineers, and the “Primordial” Xenomorph. Continue reading “Prometheus-by-Minute 97”
In which I discuss deleted scenes, the current state of DVDs, and mismanaged minor characters.