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First clip from 'Alien: Covenant' shows a course correction away from 'Prometheus' and back to 'Alien'

First clip from 'Alien: Covenant' shows a course correction away from 'Prometheus' and back to 'Alien'

Ridley Scott is returning to his “Alien” franchise, but don’t fret, the first clip from the new feature film “Alien: Covenant” leaves “Prometheus” far behind. Well, except for that robot. 

The first clip from the latest installment in the long-running franchise brings back Michael Fassbender as (what we’re presuming) is David the android (but now with the new name “Walter”). However, everyone else in this “Prologue” titled clip appears to be brand new to the horror series. Big names like James Franco, Danny McBride, Billy Crudup and Katherine Waterston have all signed aboard to be a member of Scott’s new (and presumably doomed) crew.

But despite the new...

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