Watch: Xenomorphs are Back in Terrifying ‘Alien: Romulus’ Trailer

 

20th Century Studios has released the first trailer for “Alien: Romulus,” the upcoming science fiction film in the long-running “Alien” franchise. It is set for a theatrical release on Aug. 16. Directed by Fede Àlvarez, the film takes place between the events of Ridley Scott’s “Alien” and James Cameron’s popular sequel “Aliens.”

 

Alien: Romulus | Official Trailer

 

Cailee Spaeny, who played Priscilla Presley in last year’s “Priscilla,” is set to star in the standalone movie. The plot for the film, which has largely been kept mysterious, follows “a group of young people on a distant world, who find themselves in a confrontation with the most terrifying life form in the universe.”

 

In addition to Spaeny, other cast members include Isabela Merced, Archie Renaux, David Jonsson, Aileen Wu and Spike Fearn. It is set for a theatrical release on August 16.

 

via Variety

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