Prometheus roundup, 20th Century Fox have released a New International Poster for Ridley Scott's epic return to sci-fi, the sheet is almost identical to the previous US sheet although the contrast is a lot brighter revealing more of the large Head, its Sumerian inspired hieroglyphs & the Gigeresque background. But the biggest reveal comes in the credits, which state "Coming Soon in 3D" & advertises a url prometheusmovie.com. This url has been redirecting to FoxMovies for the last few months up to now, hopefully its finally ready to launch. You can check out the new poster after the jump plus Scottish newspaper The West Highland Free Press reports that Scott has recently been active in the local area "overseeing filming of some of the final scenes" specifically around the Old Man of Storr, a local area off the coast of Trotternish Ridge in the Scottish Highlands. Guy Pearce also briefly commented on how long he features in the movie. Hit the jump for the details.
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Another report which humorously comes via a Scottish portable toilet hire company, Nixon Toilet Hire, who recently were hired to deliver portable toilets for the production crew before January 13th had a few details to share including photos. The Company has a blog [interesting] where they state:
"When the required generators, tower lights and portable toilets, through some sort of small miracle, arrived at the scheduled time, the actors and crew were all delighted and amazed."
Also its been revealed that Prometheus is set to have a test screening February 29th in Santa Rosa, California. Gofobo.com let the cat out of the bag, Contact them for more info.
The New International Poster for Ridley Scott's Prometheus. The movie stars Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender, Logan Marshall-Green, Charlize Theron, Idris Elba, Sean Harris, Kate Dickie, Guy Pearce, Rafe Spall, Benedict Wong & Emun Elliott. The movie hits theaters this June 8th.
Synopsis: "Ridley Scott, director of "Alien" and "Blade Runner," returns to the genre he helped define. With PROMETHEUS, he creates a groundbreaking mythology, in which a team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a thrilling journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race."
Guy Pearce also revealed to MTV that he will only feature in Prometheus for a minute or so. Speaking at the Golden Globes:
Guy Pearce :"I’m only [in the film] for a minute, but it was a real honor to work with Ridley [Scott], to see what was going on. I think Michael Fassbender, Noomi Rapace and Charlize Theron and everybody will do a really spectacular job."