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ALIEN: What Is Cosmic Horror? - A Remarkable Film Analysis

ALIEN: What Is Cosmic Horror? - A Remarkable Film Analysis

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Ati

Jan-20-2018 4:53 PM

I've found an interesting video offering an in depth analysis of the movie Alien.

Real Dimensional Pictures writes:

'What makes the ALIEN franchise so terrifying? A look at the influence of H.P. Lovecraft and a comparison to 2001: A Space Odyssey will help in finding out why.'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F3WExPtoqoo

https://muthur9000.tumblr.com/post/169667923460/redskullspage-alien-xenomorph-by-nc-winters

6 Responses to ALIEN: What Is Cosmic Horror? - A Remarkable Film Analysis

dk

Jan-20-2018 7:50 PM

That is fascinating on some different levels. This is a great video- thanks for posting. Someone did some serious homework and research here imo. It gives a lot to think about.

Just one gripe though: I disagree about the Prometheus characters in Part 2 - that was just bad writing lol!

 

MonsterZero

Jan-21-2018 6:10 AM

Excellent video! Thanks for posting it.

Chris

Jan-21-2018 8:53 AM

Great find, thanks for posting indeed!

Ingeniero

Jan-21-2018 9:40 AM

Thank you Ati.

Ridley Scott mentioned HAL as an inspiration when discussing coming up with the "Mother" concept in an interview. The video above is put together very well.

Thoughts_Dreams

Jan-21-2018 11:37 AM

That is interesting, thanks for posting this.

Ati

Jan-21-2018 1:37 PM

Glad you find it interesting, thank you everybody.

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