Battleship Potemkin and Alien: Covenant

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bec3DpWlySz/   The "Odessa Steps" scene is a Stock Parody of the climactic scene from The Battleship Potemkin. A shoot-out happens on a set of steps, with the actions either slowed down or taking far longer than they really should. Optional: Oncoming soldiers, a shot through the eyeglasses, and a Baby Carriage rolling downhill. Though many people remember the famous scene in the train …

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Art in Alien and Alien: Covenant

Buy your own copy of Alien Vault here “Not that the alien’s design was solely drawn from the twisted vaults of Giger’s lobes. For the chestburster, the director asked him to draw upon Francis Bacon’s 1944 triptych Three Studies for Figures at the Base of a Crucifixion. (Bacon’s abstract images are themselves based on the …

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