"Alien Resurrection", the Unproduced Script That Shaped Joss Whedon's Career | 6 Mar 2011 // 4:00 PM
Prior to gaining fame as one of the foremost pop cultural creators, Joss Whedon gained fame within the film industry as a screenwriter and script doctor. But of these early efforts, it was his script for Alien Resurrection that contained themes that dominated much of his later work.
Deconstructing the Star Beast: How the 'Alien' Saga Went Wrong | 4 May 2015 // 1:01 AM
Alien was a planned B-Movie that transcended its genre and spawned the rare sequel that is neither imitation nor complete deviation. Then the saga went to hell.