• Terry Gilliam Trashes Alien Franchise, Said No to Directing

    10 days ago - By Movie Web

    Terry Gilliam Trashes Alien Franchise, Said No to Directing Sequel The Man Who Killed Don Quixote director Terry Gilliam has some unconventional thoughts on Alien.
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  • Terry Gilliam Bashes Alien Franchise, Reveals He Turned Down A Sequel

    Terry Gilliam Bashes Alien Franchise, Reveals He Turned Down A Sequel

    10 days ago - By Screen Rant

    Terry Gilliam turned down a chance to direct an Alien sequel - and revealed he's not a fan of the series either. The original Alien was conceived as a low-budget b-movie by the studio before Ridley Scott came onboard and elevated it with his vision for the project. Artist H.R. Giger also played a crucial role in making the movie iconic, and it was his design for the creature itself that set it apart. At one point in the franchise, the studio made it their mission to get filmmakers with distinct styles to helm the sequels, resulting in James Cameron, David Fincher and Jean-Pierre Jeunet all...
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