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Starlog: Interview with Dan O’Bannon (1979)

“Fox did see a lot of similarity between Alien and Star Wars, and between Alien and The Omen. They picked it up in the first place because they figured they could tap two hot markets. A lot of people thought John Williams should write the score. The director, Ridley Scott, and I wanted a Japanese composer named Tomita. I understand that … Continue reading Starlog: Interview with Dan O’Bannon (1979)

Character Analysis: Ash and David, Beguiled By Purity

Ripley: Ash, can you hear me? [slams her hands down on the table]Ripley: Ash?Ash: [awakens and starts speaking in an electronic and distorted voice] Yes, I can hear you.Ripley: What was your special order?Ash: You read it. I thought it was clear.Ripley: What was it?Ash: Bring back life form. Priority One. All other priorities rescinded.Parker: … Continue reading Character Analysis: Ash and David, Beguiled By Purity