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Alien Covenant 2017

Discussion in 'Sensorium' started by Beren, Dec 27, 2016.

  1. Beren

    Beren Lovesick and Lonely Wanderer Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    Looks interesting, i'm not big on the whole Alien franchise, but this seems like it will actually be a decent movie.
     
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    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    The only problem (well, "only") I've always had with the Alien franchise was how nearly everyone in the movies reacts in such a retarded, anti common sense way, that the whole thing turns into a farce.

    The above trailer is a good example -- staring into some alien cocoon with something alive swirling inside you do what comes natural, right? LEAN DOWN AND STICK YOUR STUPID HEAD RIGHT INTO THE DAMN THING!

    It's just... :facepalm:

    And I remember a very similar scene in one of the previous movies with an egg cave. It was equally retarded.
     
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    To be fair, people acting stupid in monster movies is very common, same thing goes for a lot of ghost/horror movies. Just another one of those tired old tropes.
     
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