Defy the Stars
By: Claudia Gray
You can just bring me all the AI stories and I’ll eat them up. The AI in this Abel, the most advanced of his kind, was left behind during one war and alone for thirty-years only to be found when the next one starts up. Needless to say he’s not the same as he once was.
(Some vague Alien Covenant spoilers appear below. Because I had to ramble…)
Directed by: Ridley Scott
Starring: Michael Fassbender, Katharine Waterston, Billy Crudup
Okay, first thing I have to get off my chest. I liked Prometheus. I didn’t think it was a flawless movie it had some real problems but I liked the questions that it asked. I liked that it tried to be bigger and deeper even if it didn’t really make it. I appreciated it for that.
While I found Covenant entertaining it was also a bit disappointing in that regard.
Spoilers below! Although I try to keep it vague 🙂