Progress on Alien: Covenant has been pushing forward, enough so that the release date has been moved up. The movie was supposed to be released in October of 2017, and has now been pushed forward to August 4, 2017. Alien: Covenant as mentioned is the second in three prequels to Alien. There is also supposed to be a large number of Xenomorphs in the film. In related news The Predator has a scheduled release date. The movie will be coming out March 2, 2018. Details of the film are fairly unknown, but Shane Black has signed on as director. Many fans are excited to see both these iconic sci-fi species coming back to the big screen.