“It’s got a wonderful defense mechanism.”
Alien is one of the most sexually driven films I’ve experienced, even without innuendos or any hint towards actual sexual activity. There are many instances of blatant visualizations of genitalia, namely in the design of the Xenomorph itself; in its most disturbing moments, it’s is all too suggestive towards sexually aggressive acts.
The synopsis of the entire first half of Alien can be traced parallel to the reproductive process for humans.
It all starts as…
“No matter what - you keep finding something to fight for.”
The Last of Us contains my all-time favorite narrative within a video game, and I loved getting to know a whole lot more about what went in to this masterpiece. Such an incredible collaborative effort for what came to be a brutal, beautiful, unflinchingly emotional experience.