Jack Kirby's Eternals vs. Ridley Scott's Alien

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  1. pompousporpoise

    Scott also drew heavily from Mario Bava's 1965 film "Planet of the Vampires" for his sets and the general plot. The inspiration is more obvious at other points in the film, but here's one scene similar to the "space jockey."

    (Bebergal's source also mentions this connection, in more depth. "Planet of the Vampires" is a great film for any "Alien" fan.)

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