When Ridley Scott
's new film Prometheus
was announced, the official word was that the story evolved out of the script for the director's planned Alien
prequel. But this story, we were told, took place in a different narrative universe than that of the Alien films. (Even though some common DNA would be recognizable, Ridley Scott said.) It seemed like this new movie would be an all-new, totally original thing.
Now there's ...