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Super7 will put out a new wave of Aliens ReAction figures next Wednesday.

Aliens ReAction Figures Coming Next Week From Super7

Ripley, Hicks, Hudson, Newt, Vasquez, and android Bishop will all be open on gorgeous vintage style packaging Bishop features pull apart battle damage, and Newt will even include her doll's head All of the other additional ReAction figures will consist of accessories as well Each features five points of articulation and will cost you $18[...]

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"Ripley": Showtime, Steven Zaillian Series Casts Johnny Flynn as Dickie Greenleaf

Riding high off the series' award-winning success, Fleabag co-star Andrew Scott is venturing into the world of Patricia Highsmith’s bestselling Tom Ripley novels for Showtime's drama series adaptation Ripley The eight-episode order stems from Oscar and Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee Steven Zaillian (Schindler’s List, The Night Of), who is set to write and[...]


"Ripley": "Fleabag" Star Andrew Scott Set as Tom Ripley for Showtime Series

Riding high off the series' huge Emmy Awards success, Fleabag co-star Andrew Scott will be venturing into the world of Patricia Highsmith’s bestselling Tom Ripley novels for Showtime's drama series adaptation Ripley The eight-episode order stems from Oscar and Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee Steven Zaillian (Schindler’s List, The Night Of), who is set[...]

William Gibson’s Alien III: The Path from Screenplay to Audio Play

William Gibson's "Alien III": The Path from Screenplay to Audio Drama

There were rumors that Sigourney Weaver didn't want to return as Ripley, so Gibson had to write her out and shift the focus to Hicks and Bishop The plot continues the themes from Aliens involving corrupt corporations trying to harvest the aliens as weapons and deepens it into Cold War bioweapons arms race Of course,[...]

Tom Skerritt Talks the Power of Women on 'Alien' 40th Anniversary

Tom Skerritt Talks the Power of Women on 'Alien' 40th Anniversary

Almost everyone in the cast (who are still with us in this lifetime) still speaks about that experience on the Nostromo with a reverence and respect, almost everyone learned something while working with Ridley Scott and crew that's stayed with them.Tom Skerritt, bearded Captain Dallas of the Company's tugboat for the larger refinery vessel it tows, says[...]


NECA Releasing Alien: Resurrection Ultra Deluxe Alien Queen This Summer

NECA will be releasing a new version of its Alien Queen figure, this one based on the Xenomorph's appearance from the film Alien: Resurrection. This version will stand 15 inches tall and be 30 inches long, and features over 30 different points of articulation. It will include a display stand and two different inner mouths. […]

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Alien Series 14 Figures From NECA Put the Focus on Resurrection

Two figures will make up the wave, a new version of Ripley that comes with the Draco Double Burner and Lacrima 99 Shockrifle, as well as a basketball This is the Ripley clone from the film, and has over 25 points of articulation Also in the wave is the Resurrection Warrior Xenomorph, which features 30[...]

Amanda Ripley is Coming to Mystery Alien Project

Back in November, 20th Century Fox filed some interesting trademark for something called Alien: Blackout, making us (and pretty much every other outlet on the web) believe the same thing- that a new Alien video game was coming.There really hasn't been anything definitive until today, when the official Alien Twitter account shared a 30-second video mentioning an important[...]

Bruce Campbell Will Host New 'Ripleys Believe It Or Not!' Series

While it's not the Oscars, Bruce Campbell will be hosting a new series for the Travel Channel![caption id="attachment_957287" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Actor, author Bruce CampbellPhoto by Markus Wissmann / Shutterstock.com[/caption]A new version of Ripley's Believe It or Not! is currently filming in Orlando, and Campbell will be the featured host on the television show when it airs on[...]

"You Never Know", Sigourney Weaver Says About Blomkamp's 'Alien'

The long-gestating saga of an Alien film from Neill Blomkamp continues, with yet-another quote from Ellen Ripley herself, Sigourney Weaver.[caption id="attachment_937198" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Actress Sigourney WeaverPhoto by Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Perhaps you'll recall when a few years ago, Weaver revealed the plans (at the time) for a direct Aliens sequel that Blomkamp (District 9, Chappie) was reportedly working on[...]

Ripley's 'Alien' Space Suit Goes for $204k, 'Aliens' Flamethrower for $108k

Ellen Ripley (played by Sigourney Weaver) is perhaps the greatest female character in all of science fiction history First appearing in Sir Ridley Scott's seminal 1979 film Alien, she returned to head three additional films in the space franchise.Two items of Ripley's were up at auction today during Profiles In History's Icons & Legends In Hollywood, and both[...]

Bleeding Cool Talks 'Alien' Franchise on #LV426

April 26th somewhere along the line became Alien Day, a celebration of Ripley, Weyland Yutani, and the Xenomorphs who love them.  First released in 1979, the groundbreaking space horror film directed by Sir Ridley Scott blew the airlock doors off what a female lead could do and be in such a movie.To be fair, LV-426 is[...]

Alien Queen Bursts Onto the Scene from Sideshow Collectibles

Alien collectors will both love and hate this one. Sideshow Collectibles has an utterly amazing maquette of the Queen from Aliens on the way. Sure to be the centerpiece of any collection, this version of the Alien Queen will stand 19" tall and features one of the most detailed sculpts I have ever seen. The […]

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Alien Gets Another 18-Inch Figure From Super7; A Green One This Time!

Alien collectibles have gotten a kick in the butt as of late, thanks to NECA and especially Super7. Super7 models their stuff after the Kenner figures of old, so they automatically make me want to purchase them. But the attention to detail in the sculpting is where they really shine. Their various 18-inch Xenomorphs are […]

Want A Kickass Alien Collectible? Pick Up The Rock Candy Ripley From Funko

Next to Star Wars, it is my favorite franchise, and let's face it: Ellen Ripley is the all-time greatest hero of a sci-fi film, and to me one of the best characters ever created period I can't get enough Ripley stuff, from the fantastic NECA figures, to Funko Pops That is why when Funko announced[...]

Spoiler Alert: More Alien: Covenant Plot Details Emerge From SXSW

WARNING, THIS POST CONTAINS SPOILERS. If you read past the image below, you can't complain if we tell you about plot details. So, if you haven't seen it but want for there to still be surprises, click elsewhere now.  Last night at SXSW's opening sessions, there included a special screening of the classic '79 Alien. Before playing […]

'Alien: Covenant' Roundtable With Ridley Scott Talks Ripley's Parents And Covenant 2

With Director Sir Ridley Scott, and actors Katherine Waterston, Danny McBride talking about the film they also fielded a few questions to the energized audience.Responding to one question about the rumor that there was a direct familial link between Waterston's character, Daniels, is related to Ripley (Sigourney Weaver's character from the original series of films)[...]

In Space, Only 426 Men Can Wear Ripley's Sneakers

Man, those had to be comfortable.So, ALIENS fans in general and guys like me in particular went crazy when Reebok announced that for April 26th, ALIENS day (named for the planet LV-426), they were going to release Ripley's shoe How cool is that? every science fiction fan, shoe collector, and Sigourney Weaver-stalker thought Finally, a[...]