PROMETHEUS! My long, SPOILER-LOADED review.My Thoughts on Prometheus...
SPOILER ALERT... I am just gonna talk openly about the movie here. These are my immediate impressions upon seeing the movie for the first time, mere hours ago. IF YOU DON'T WANT IT SPOILED - STOP READING NOW.
So last night I attended a midnight screening of "Prometheus" in IMAX 3D. And I loved it, loved it, loved it.
Simply put: Prometheus is the best Alien - related movie since Cameron's "Aliens", easily, no questions asked.
From a visual, artistic standpoint, "Prometheus" faithfully follows the design sensibility presented by the 3 main artists who created the look of the original 1979 "Alien" film.
The alien planet / alien culture stuff follows the art style of HR Giger.
The human-made spaceship interiors and exteriors, follow the art style of Ron Cobb.
The human space suits and intelligent humanoid alien beings look like things out of a 1970's Heavy Metal comic drawn by Moebius.
Ridley Scott is amazing when he delivers these kinds of films, that take pl