Honest Trailers – Alien: Covenant
Return to space for the movie that made the Alien franchise officially have more bad movies than good – Alien Covenant!
Alien: Covenant is a 2017 science fiction horror film directed by Ridley Scott, and written by John Logan and Dante Harper, with a story by Michael Green and Jack Paglen. The film is a sequel to the 2012 film Prometheus, the second installment in the Alien prequel series and the sixth installment overall in the Alien film series, as well as the third directed by Scott. The film stars Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride and Demián Bichir. It follows a crew of a colony ship that lands on an uncharted planet and makes a terrifying discovery.
Alien: Covenant premiered in London on May 4, 2017, and was released on May 12, 2017, in the United Kingdom and May 19 in the United States, twenty years after release of Alien: Resurrection (1997). The film received generally positive reviews from critics but received polarizing reviews from audiences, with critics praising Fassbender’s dual performance and a return to form for both director Ridley Scott and the franchise, but underperformed at the domestic box officeand grossed a total of $232.6 million against a production budget of $97 million