Happy Alien Day, Horror Freaks!
Did anyone really doubt that 20th Century Fox would use the holiday fandom built to drop some new choice promos for Ridley Scott’s hotly anticipated Alien-prequel/Prometheus-sequel, Alien: Covenant? We expected another teaser trailer, but what we got is a 2nd Prologue, a short film companion piece to the film; producers had previously released a Prologue, The Last Supper, which introduced the crew of the spaceship Covenant before they entered cryo-sleep for the long journey to Paradise.
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The Crossing is narrated by the android David (Michael Fassbender) and features Prometheus heroin Elizabeth Shaw (played by Noomi Rapace). Have a watch:
There’s a lot to absorb here, so you can bet we’ll be picking this one to pieces over the next few days!
So what do you think about The Crossing? Let’s discuss in the Comments section! And check out the latest full-length trailer, synopsis, and poster for Alien: Covenant, invading US Theaters on May 19th, below.
Official Synopsis: Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, members (Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup) of the colony ship Covenant discover what they think to be an uncharted paradise. While there, they meet David (Michael Fassbender), the synthetic survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition. The mysterious world soon turns dark and dangerous when a hostile alien life-form forces the crew into a deadly fight for survival.