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Prometheus: the making of a new myth - What made Ridley Scott revisit the world of his his iconic movie Alien more than 30 years later? The reasons are complicated, writes Damon Wise, and the results aren't what you'd expect

I can't tell you how much I'm looking forward to this. Suffice it to say, I might break my rule about avoiding the movie theatre and seeing this there, that's how much. Points made in this article are one of the reasons why: they don't want to answer everything/spoon-feed the answers to you. They seem to recognizer that one of the things that makes a film less forgettable is when it makes you think, something i feel Hollywood has all but forgotten (or, in a lot of cases, never even learned).
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