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Watch The Incredibly Intense New Alien: Covenant Trailer

"The path to paradise begins in hell."


Right on schedule, a new trailer for Fox's sci-fi movie Alien: Covenant has arrived.

The two-and-a-half-minute trailer starts off pleasantly enough--but that doesn't last. Once the crew lands on the foreign planet, they find a lurking terror. The video is appropriately enough captioned, "The path to paradise begins in hell." Check out the video below.

Directed by Ridley Scott, Alien: Covenant arrives in theaters on May 19 and stars Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Danny McBride, and Demian Bichir.

Last week, Fox released a prologue for Alien: Covenant titled "The Last Supper." The video shows off the crew's final toast before going into cryosleep--watch it here.

Here is the official plot synopsis for Alien: Covenant:

"Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created, with Alien: Covenant, a new chapter in his groundbreaking Alien franchise. The crew of the colony ship Covenant, bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world. When they uncover a threat beyond their imagination, they must attempt a harrowing escape."

A new post for Alien: Covenant was has also been released--check it out here.

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