There has been lots of hype about the reported Alien prequel that Ridley Scott is behind. Well more details have now come out. Turns out it’s not a prequel at all. In fact, it’s not even an Alien film. Rather, Fox announced today in a press release that Ridley Scott’s project is entitled Prometheus. The movie is an original sci-fi epic. Furthermore, they have given us a release date of March 9, 2012.