Film Franchises

Alien

9 movies over 36 years and 8 months ($1,173.92M)

Prometheus 2
Mar 4, 2016
1 years 5 months 14 days ago

Prometheus
Jun 8, 2012
5 years 2 months 10 days ago
$403.17M (34.34%)

Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem
Dec 25, 2007
9 years 7 months 24 days ago
$41.80M (3.56%)

AVP: Alien vs. Predator
Aug 13, 2004
13 years 5 days ago
$171.18M (14.58%)

Alien: Resurrection
Nov 26, 1997
19 years 8 months 22 days ago
$162.00M (13.8%)

Alien³
May 22, 1992
25 years 2 months 27 days ago
$159.77M (13.61%)

Aliens
Jul 18, 1986
31 years 1 months ago
$131.06M (11.16%)

Alien
Jun 22, 1979
38 years 1 months 26 days ago
$104.93M (8.94%)

Prometheus 2 (2016)

Mar 4, 2016 - 1 years 5 months 14 days ago
Director
N/A
Writers
Michael Green (re-written by), Michael Green (screenplay)
Actors
Michael Fassbender, Noomi Rapace
The plot is unknown at this time.

Untitled Neill Blomkamp/Alien Project (2016)

2016 - coming in -1 years
Director
Neill Blomkamp
Writers
Neill Blomkamp, Dan O'Bannon (characters), Ronald Shusett (characters)
Actors
Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn
Plot is unknown.

Prometheus (2012)

Jun 8, 2012 - 5 years 2 months 10 days ago
$403.17M (34.34%)
Director
Ridley Scott
Writers
Jon Spaihts, Damon Lindelof, Dan O'Bannon (elements), Ronald Shusett (elements)
Actors
Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender, Charlize Theron, Idris Elba
This film is set in 2093 and takes place in the same universe as the 'Alien' movies. A group of explorers, including some archaeologists, are on an "undisclosed" mission. They arrive at a planet millions of miles away from Earth. The team spot what they believe to be signs of civilization. They go to investigate and find more than just signs, they find conclusive evidence. But some of them have an ulterior motive for being there, including the Weyland Corporation. They believe that this is where the human race actually came from. Things soon turn from excitement to survival once inside their discovery.

Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem (2007)

Dec 25, 2007 - 9 years 7 months 24 days ago
$41.80M (3.56%)
Directors
Colin Strause, Greg Strause
Writers
Shane Salerno, Dan O'Bannon ("Alien" characters), Ronald Shusett ("Alien" characters), Jim Thomas ("Predator" characters), John Thomas ("Predator" characters)
Actors
Steven Pasquale, Reiko Aylesworth, John Ortiz, Johnny Lewis
In Gunnison County, a spacecraft crashes in the woods bringing a powerful hybrid Alien hosted inside the pilot Predator. A local, Buddy Benson, and his son, Sam, are hunting in the forest and witness the crash, but they are chased and killed by the Alien. Meanwhile another Predator lands on the spot seeking out the Alien and destroys evidence of their presence on Earth. The dwellers of the town find themselves in the middle of a battlefield between the two deadly extraterrestrial creatures, and the small group of survivors splits between the leadership of Sheriff Eddie Morales and the bad-boy Dallas Howard. Both have different opinions about the best means to escape from the beings.

AVP: Alien vs. Predator (2004)

Aug 13, 2004 - 13 years 5 days ago
$171.18M (14.58%)
Director
Paul W.S. Anderson
Writers
Dan O'Bannon ("Alien" characters), Ronald Shusett ("Alien" characters), Jim Thomas ("Predator" characters), John Thomas ("Predator" characters), Paul W.S. Anderson (screen story), Dan O'Bannon (screen story), Ronald Shusett (screen story), Paul W.S. Anderson (screenplay)
Actors
Sanaa Lathan, Raoul Bova, Lance Henriksen, Ewen Bremner
When a private satellite encounters an unidentified source of heat in Antarctica and it is found to be a pyramid buried deep underground , a search team comprising of top-of-the-line archaeologists and engineers is sent to Antarctica to find out more . Once there , the team comes across signs which indicate that the place is inhabited by an unknown alien species . It is not long before the aliens begin to hunt the team members . At the same time , a trio of coming-of-age Predators have arrived to collect the skulls of the aliens as trophies , and the humans are caught between a deadly battle between the two warring species .

Alien: Resurrection (1997)

Nov 26, 1997 - 19 years 8 months 22 days ago
$162.00M (13.8%)
Director
Jean-Pierre Jeunet
Writers
Dan O'Bannon (characters), Ronald Shusett (characters), Joss Whedon
Actors
Sigourney Weaver, Winona Ryder, Dominique Pinon, Ron Perlman
200 years after the conclusion of Alien 3, the company is able to resurrect Ripley through the process of cloning and the scientists successfully take the Queen Alien out of her. But, Ripley's DNA gets mixed up with the Queen's and she begins to develop certain alien characteristics. The scientists begin breeding the aliens, but they later escape. Soon the Xeno-morphs are running amok on the ship, which is on course to earth. The Queen then gives birth to a deadly new breed of alien, which could spell disaster for the entire human race. It's up to Ripley and a band of space pirates to stop the ship before it reaches earth.

Alien³ (1992)

May 22, 1992 - 25 years 2 months 27 days ago
$159.77M (13.61%)
Director
David Fincher
Writers
Dan O'Bannon (characters), Ronald Shusett (characters), Vincent Ward (story), David Giler (screenplay), Walter Hill (screenplay), Larry Ferguson (screenplay)
Actors
Sigourney Weaver, Charles S. Dutton, Charles Dance, Paul McGann
After escaping from the alien planet, the ship carrying Ellen Ripley crashes onto a remote and inhabited ore refinery. While living in the ore refinery until she is rescued by her employers, Ripley discovers the horrifying reason for her crash: An alien stowaway. As the alien matures and begins to kill off the inhabitants, Ripley is unaware that her true enemy is more than just the killer alien.

Aliens (1986)

Jul 18, 1986 - 31 years 1 months ago
$131.06M (11.16%)
Director
James Cameron
Writers
James Cameron (story), David Giler (story), Walter Hill (story), Dan O'Bannon (characters), Ronald Shusett (characters), James Cameron (screenplay)
Actors
Sigourney Weaver, Carrie Henn, Michael Biehn, Paul Reiser
Fifty seven years after Ellen Ripley survived her disastrous ordeal, her escape vessel is recovered after drifting across the galaxy as she slept in cryogenic stasis. Back on earth, nobody believed her story about the "Aliens" on the planet LV-426. After the "Company" orders the colony on LV-426 to investigate, however, all communication with the colony is lost. The Company enlists Ripley to aid a team of tough, rugged space marines on a rescue mission to the now partially terraformed planet to find out if there are aliens or survivors. As the mission unfolds, Ripley will be forced to come to grips with her worst nightmare, but even as she does, she finds that the worst is yet to come.

Alien (1979)

Jun 22, 1979 - 38 years 1 months 26 days ago
$104.93M (8.94%)
Director
Ridley Scott
Writers
Dan O'Bannon (story), Ronald Shusett (story), Dan O'Bannon (screenplay)
Actors
Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton
A commercial crew aboard the deep space towing vessel, Nostromo is on its way home when they pick an SOS warning from a distant planet. What they don't know is that the SOS warning is not like any other ordinary warning call. Picking up the signal, the crew realize that they are not alone on the spaceship when an alien stowaway is on the cargo ship.
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