Alien Covenant | 2017

Directed by: Ridley Scott

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Main Plot

The crew of a colony ship, bound for a remote planet, discover an uncharted paradise with a threat beyond their imagination, and must attempt a harrowing escape.


  • Michael Fassbender's character plays dual roles as David, an android from Prometheus, and Walter, a newer model android in Alien: Covenant. Michael Fassbender
  • Katherine Waterston's character in Alien: Covenant is the main protagonist and a crew member of the colonization spaceship. Katherine Waterston
  • Billy Crudup's character, Christopher Oram, is the captain of the spaceship Covenant and a central figure in the film's events. Billy Crudup

Ending Explained

In the ending of Alien: Covenant, the remaining crew members, Daniels and Tennessee, set off on a rescue ship after defeating the Xenomorph. However, they discover that David, an android, has stowed away. David reveals his sinister plan to continue experimenting with the Xenomorphs, killing the crew members and taking control of the ship. Daniels battles David, ultimately defeating him and escaping in a cryosleep pod with Tennessee. The ship, now under David's control, sets off towards another unsuspecting planet.

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Ridley Scott Michael Fassbender Katherine Waterston Billy Crudup