Reworked poster for the movie “Metropolis”

I still remember the first time watching the movie “Alien” (1979). I was around 12 years old, not very discerning but very into science fiction and astronomy.

Aside from the Xenomorph itself, which was unlike anything I’d ever seen before, I was completely fascinated by the world inhabited by the characters. It was dark, full of dirt, sweat, smoke, and of course, death. It seemed way different from the ones in “Star Wars”, “Star Trek” or even “2001: A Space Odyssey”. This world had plenty of twists and hidden meanings, and it wasn’t afraid to challenge the escape plans I’d…

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