Crew Messages: Lopé

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4QB2az9Gpe8 Transcript This is sergeant Lopé This will be my final covenant status report before entering hypersleep A six person squad may not be sufficient on a mission with so many variables That said... We'll keep these people safe. Etymology This interesting surname is almost certainly of Roman (Latin) origins. A derivative of Latin for …

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Crew Message: Rosenthal

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YEC188LMcDw Transcript It's um... A bit lonely here sometimes And I don't know if I will ever see you again Just don't forget me ok? Bye Rosenthal is a surname believed to come from a very old German origin, possibly one of the very first on record. Dubbed an "ornamental" it translates literally to …

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Psycho in Alien: Covenant

The death of Callie Hernández character Upworth in Alien: Covenant (2017) visually shares similarities to Alfred Hitchcock's Marion Crane in Psycho (1960) https://www.instagram.com/p/Bgz_QG2l5Yl/?utm_source=ig_share_sheet&igshid=la151bogv284 This is one of many horror homages built into the movie. Here's a photo of the practical effects suit in the shower scene. https://www.instagram.com/p/BabB13CH6mV/?utm_source=ig_share_sheet&igshid=2f4mtfq6tdn4 https://www.instagram.com/p/BZ0Z8xzHKw6/?utm_source=ig_share_sheet&igshid=2eyv76o251nc   This vulnerable moment also mirrors Parker …

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The Engineer Cathedral

It is interesting to note that this Engineer Cathedral is comprised of different structures, from the Roman Empire to the former Yugoslavia. Details pieced together from these design choices can better explain what sort of message was being conveyed. Concept Art by Steve Messing https://www.instagram.com/p/BUxFARYhesq/?utm_source=ig_share_sheet&igshid=1mukwtk4l04kb https://www.instagram.com/p/BUkn47OhNy9/?utm_source=ig_share_sheet&igshid=clzr2nxxcg23 [1] https://www.instagram.com/p/BTZ7Lh5hxxD/?utm_source=ig_share_sheet&igshid=83hh5pxi2jac https://www.instagram.com/p/BRFGdaVBPJC/?utm_source=ig_share_sheet&igshid=ujoy9g8dozx9 [2] Grmeč [3] Symbolism The shape …

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Alien: Covenant Poster

Alien Covenant Poster, multiple influences just like Dan O'Bannon's first draft script for Alien. “I didn’t steal from anybody,” he explained, “I stole from everybody!” The works most commonly cited and acknowledged by O’Bannon as key influences on Alien include 1956’s Forbidden Planet and the aforementioned It! The Terror From Beyond Space, released in 1958. Literary influences include a wealth of Weird Science and …

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