In which I discuss Jed Kurzel, the capabilities of AI in the role of emotional support, and the dangers of having a caregiver that is too agreeable.Continue reading “Covenant Minute 19”
In which I am joined for the last time, for now, by Duncan Shields and we discuss Ridley Scott’s ego, future relationships with AI, and the importance of format and structure for effective storytelling, maybe the Alien prequels should have been a TV series?
In which Duncan (of Tronologically Speaking) and I discuss whaliens, good directors getting away with bad behaviour, and I deliver my very best David Lynch impression.
In which I discuss the inspirations for Walter, the ELIZA effect, and anticipating dangers from space.Continue reading “Covenant Minute 15”
In which I discuss Oram, Ridley Scott’s cinematography, and compare this scene between film, book and script.
Join Clara of Studio Yutani and I as we dissect every iteration of Alien 3 in an attempt to find a version of the film that might have been as well received as its predecessors.Continue reading “Alien Day Special 2021”
In which I discuss the importance of supporting characters, the benefits of viewing nature, and just what the hell is a Covenant anyway?Continue reading “Covenant Minute 12”
In a special bonus episode Simon Haynes of 60 Seconds to Comply and I review Paul W S Anderson’s seminal classic, Alien vs Predator
Alien vs Predator Rap- Team Headkick
In which I do a deep dive into surnames.Continue reading “Covenant Minute 11”
In which I discuss Craig Green’s costumes, anti-gravity and read from the novelisation.