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Alien: Covenant

''Alien: Covenant'' is an upcoming American science fiction horror film directed by Ridley Scott and written by Michael Green, John Logan, and Jack Paglen. It is the sequel to the 2012 film ''Prometheus'', the second installment in the ''Alien'' prequel series, and sixth installment overall in the ''Alien'' film series. The film stars Noomi Rapace and Michael Fassbender, with Katherine Waterston, Danny McBride, and Demián Bichir in supporting roles. The film is scheduled to be released on August... read more

Phalanx Covenant

"The Phalanx Covenant" was a crossover storyline that ran through Marvel Comics' X-Men family of books in September and October 1994. One of its unique aspects was that the X-Men themselves only played a minor role in the story.== Plot ==The X-Men are attacked by the Phalanx, mutant-hating humans who have used the alien Warlock's techno-organic virus to turn into techno-organic beings themselves. With these powers, the Phalanx are able to change their shape and assimilate organic matter. As the Phalanx... read more

Covenant (Halo)

The Covenant are a fictional theocratic military alliance of alien races who serve as the main antagonists in the first trilogy of the video game series. They are composed of a variety of diverse species, united under the religious worship of the and their belief that Forerunner ringworlds known as will provide a path to salvation. After the Covenant leadership—the —declare humanity an affront to their gods, the Covenant prosecute a lengthy genocidal campaign against the technologically inferior... read more

Covenant (Millennium)

"'Covenant" is the sixteenth episode of the first season of the American crime-thriller television series ''Millennium''. It premiered on the Fox network on March 21, 1997. The episode was written by Robert Moresco, and directed by Roderick J. Pridy. "Covenant" featured guest appearances by John Finn, Michael O'Neill and Sarah Koskoff.Millennium Group consultant Frank Black (Lance Henriksen) travels to Utah to construct a profile on a convicted murderer (Finn) who is asking for the death sentence.... read more

Covenant theology

Covenant theology (also known as Covenantalism, Federal theology, or Federalism) is a Calvinist conceptual overview and interpretive framework for understanding the overall flow of the interpretiveBible . It uses the theological concept of a covenant as an organizing principle for covenantChristian theology . The standard form of covenant theology views the covenantChristian theologyhistory of God's dealings with mankind, from Creation to Fall to Redemption to Consummation , under... read more

Alien (franchise)

''Alien'' is a science-fiction horror film franchise centered on a film series that depicts Warrant Officer Ellen Ripley (Sigourney Weaver) and her battles with an extraterrestrial lifeform, commonly referred to as "the Alien" or "Xenomorph".Produced by 20th Century Fox, the series began with ''Alien'' (1979), directed by Ridley Scott. It was followed by three sequels, released in 1986, 1992 and 1997. A prequel series directed by Scott is in development, beginning with the 2012 release of ''Prometheus''.The... read more

Alien invasion

The alien invasion is a common theme in stories and , in which invade either to exterminate and supplant human life, enslave it under a system, to harvest humans for food, steal the planet's resources, or destroy the planet altogether.The invasion scenario has been used as an for a protest against military and the societal ills of the time. ' novel ' extended the that was already common when science fiction was first emerging as a genre.Prospects of invasion tended to vary with the state of... read more

Alien: Resurrection

''Alien: Resurrection'' is a 1997 American science fiction action actionhorror film directed by actionhorror filmJean-Pierre Jeunet and written by actionhorror filmJean-Pierre JeunetJoss Whedon . It is the fourth installment in the ''Alien'' film series , and was filmed at the ''Alien'' film series20th Century Fox studios in Los Angeles , Los AngelesCalifornia .In the film, which is set 200 years after the preceding installment '' Los AngelesCaliforniaAlien 3 '' (1992), Los AngelesCaliforniaAlien... read more

Alien (film)

''Alien'' is a 1979 British-American science-fiction horror film directed by Ridley Scott, and starring Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Ian Holm and Yaphet Kotto. The film's title refers to a highly aggressive extraterrestrial creature that stalks and kills the crew of a spaceship. Dan O'Bannon wrote the screenplay from a story he wrote with Ronald Shusett, drawing influence from previous works of science fiction and horror. The film was produced... read more

Draft:Untitled Alien film

The untitled ''Alien'' film is an upcoming American horror-thriller film directed and written by Neill Blomkamp and starring Sigourney Weaver. It is the planned sequel to ''Aliens'' and the seventh film in the ''Alien'' franchise.== Production ==Joss Whedon had written an Earth-set script for ''Alien 5'', but Sigourney Weaver was not interested in this setting, and sought to return the story to the planetoid from the first film. Weaver has remained open to a role in a fifth installment on the condition... read more

List of Alien characters

This article lists characters and actors in the ''Alien'' series of science fiction films. The series spans six films, including the main series films ''Alien'' (1979), ''Aliens'' (1986), ''Alien 3'' (1992), and ''Alien: Resurrection'' (1997) as well as the prequel films ''Prometheus'' (2012) and ''Alien: Covenant'' (2017). The only recurring actress in all four main series films is Sigourney Weaver, who portrays the series' central character Ellen Ripley.The film series was subsequently crossed-over... read more

Alien Tort Statute

The Alien Tort Statute (; ATS), also called the Alien Tort Claims Act (ATCA), is a section of the United States Code that reads: "The district courts shall have district courtsoriginal jurisdiction of any civil action by an alien for a alientort only, committed in violation of the law of nations or a treaty of the United States ." Since 1980, courts have interpreted this statute to allow foreign citizens to seek remedies in U.S. courts for human-rights violations for conduct committed... read more

Scottish Covenant

The Scottish Covenant was a CovenanterSolemn League and Covenantpetition to the CovenanterSolemn League and CovenantpetitionUnited Kingdom government to create a CovenanterSolemn League and CovenantpetitionUnited Kingdom governmenthome rule Scottish parliament. First proposed in 1930, and promoted by the '' CovenanterSolemn League and CovenantpetitionUnited Kingdom governmenthome ruleScots Independent '' in 1939, the National Covenant movement reached its peak during the late 1940s and early... read more

Covenant College

Covenant College is a Christian liberal arts college in liberal artsLookout Mountain, Georgia , liberal artsLookout Mountain, GeorgiaUnited States .==History==Founded in 1955 in Pasadena , PasadenaCalifornia , as an agency of the PasadenaCaliforniaBible Presbyterian Church , Covenant College and PasadenaCaliforniaBible Presbyterian ChurchCovenant Theological Seminary moved its campus to PasadenaCaliforniaBible Presbyterian ChurchCovenant Theological SeminarySt. Louis , PasadenaCaliforniaBible... read more

Covenant (band)

Covenant is an electronic band formed in 1986 in Helsingborg , HelsingborgSweden . The band is currently composed of Eskil Simonsson and Joakim Montelius (born 22 August 1969) alongside touring members Andreas Catjar and Daniel Jonasson from Dupont .Their music comprises a mixture between Dupontsynthpop and Dupontsynthpopelectronic body music . They have been releasing music since the early 1990s.== History ==In the late 1970s and early 1980s, Dupontsynthpopelectronic body musicelectronic... read more


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