Prometheus hit theaters last weekend riding a wave of nerd buzz. The project was an internet curiosity from the moment it was announced — understandable, considering that it was a semi-prequel to Alien, featuring Ridley Scott’s return to science-fiction, with a screenplay co-written by Lost executive producer Damon Lindelof. But even after a year of online chatter, it’s fair to say that nobody anticipated exactly what Prometheus turned out to be. Debate has raged about every aspect of the movie: The Big Existential Questions without answers, the curious character motivations, the confusion of just how precisely the movie connects with Alien.
On this week’s Entertainment Geekly, we dive into Prometheus. READ FULL STORY »