Review: Prey

Prey is a 2022 American period science fiction action film directed by Dan Trachtenberg and written by Patrick Aison, based on the Predator franchise by Jim Thomas and John Thomas.

It is the fifth installment in the franchise and a prequel to the first four films. It stars Amber Midthunder, Dakota Beavers, Dane DiLiegro, Stormee Kipp, Michelle Thrush, and Julian Black Antelope.

Prey premiered at the San Diego Comic-Con on July 21, 2022, and was released by 20th Century Studios as a Hulu original film on August 5, 2022.


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Predator prequel ‘Prey’ to premiere exclusively on Hulu

Prey,” an all-new action-thriller from 20th Century Studios directed by Dan Trachtenberg (“The Boys,” “10 Cloverfield Lane”) and the newest entry in the “Predator” franchise, will stream August 5, 2022, exclusively on Disney’s direct-to-consumer platforms: as a Hulu Original in the U.S., a Star+ Original in Latin America, and a Star Original on Disney+ in all other territories.

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Thomas brothers settle copyright lawsuit with Disney over Predator rights

in the same vein as Friday the 13th and the Hellraiser franchises the Predator franchise has caught in its own legal battle, with Disney having acquired the franchise as part of their 20th Century Fox acquisition but the writers of the original movie suing in an effort to recapture the rights.

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Predator sequel given official title

In an interview with Collider producers John Davis and John Fox revealed that Dan Trachtenberg‘s upcoming Predator movie will be titled Skull.

The fifth film in the franchise will be an origin story about the Predator’s first journey to this planet.


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Thomas brothers opens lawsuit for Predator rights

Jim and John Thomas, the brothers who wrote the 1987 action film Predator, have filed a lawsuit against Disney seeking confirmation of successfully recapturing rights to the franchise.

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Meanwhile, Disney’s 20th Century unit has filed its own suit against the Thomas brothers with the goal of retaining rights.


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Predator sequel details revealed

New plot details from Dan Trachtenberg‘s upcoming Predator 5 has been revealed.

With the film gearing up for a summer shoot, a new production listing has revealed more details about the Comanche tribe and the young woman who will become a warrior.


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‘Predator’ sequel lands director

20th Century Studios has Dan Trachtenberg (10 Cloverfield Lane) to direct the fifth installment in the Predator series. The script is being written by Patrick Aison, whose producer/writer credits include the series Kingdom, Jack Ryan and Treadstone.

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