In revealing the origins of the xenomorph in Alien: Covenant, Ridley Scott's created a big plot hole - or set up a major retcon of the 1979 original.
As Alien: Covenant hits theaters this weekend, take a look at all the unexplained plot threads that its movie franchise simply refuses to answer.
The Alien movie franchise has accumulated an incredible array of imaginative ideas and deleted scenes that are well worth revisiting.
Alien: Covenant appears to offer some striking links between Prometheus and the classic Alien franchise. Here's how Covenant bridges the gaps.
Alien: Covenant star Katherine Waterston discusses how the new film fits into the franchise as a sequel to the Alien prequel Prometheus.
Alien: Covenant costar Michael Fassbender confirms he plays multiple androids in the film, including David from Ridley Scott's Prometheus.
Michael Fassbender reveals that the new Xenomorphs featured in Ridley Scott's upcoming Alien: Covenant are currently known as 'Neomorphs'.
An official Alien: Covenant production image teases Katherine Waterston as Daniels, the protagonist in Ridley Scott's Prometheus sequel.
Both the Alien and Predator franchise are looking to mount a comeback, with rebooting sequels and prequel trilogies among the projects in development.
Alien: Covenant costume designer Janty Yates has revealed that Ridley Scott's Prometheus sequel picks up a decade after its predecessor.
Katherine Waterston, who previously co-starred in Inherent Vice and Steve Jobs, will have a lead role in the upcoming Alien: Covenant.
Ridley Scott says there are two sequels planned for Alien: Covenant, which will tie directly into Alien and the origins of human and xenomorph life.
Ridley Scott's Prometheus sequel is officially titled Alien: Covenant and will reach theaters in Fall 2017. Read on for the synopsis.