Day: 06/11/2013

Heresy of the Week: Alien3 is the best of the Alien films

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Heresy of the Week is a (mostly) weekly spot in which I entertain some of the unthinkable notions of geek-culture. The arguments I put forward are not always things I personally agree with, but often rhetorical devices designed to force myself (and maybe readers) out of the boxes which fan discussions can get caught in. But that aside, feel free to get yourselves worked up and your knickers in a twist if you really want to.

This week’s heresy:

Most of the debate surrounding the Alien series of films revolves around which is better: Alien or Aliens. This debate, however, is misfounded and both sides are actually wrong. Alien3 is, in fact, the superior Ripley romp.

Read on…