Prometheus references Jack Kirby's The Eternals?





a) Dromedan's crypt
Dromedan , a mummified humanoid is been encountered by the heroes of The Eternals when his crypt has suddenly become unearthed by exploding gas lines.  His tomb is found empty and his helmet that made his mental powers useless has come off




b) The Engineer's Hibernation Crypt
In Prometheus, the Engineer is discovered in his hibernation capsule and is purposely awoken. His fellow engineers, many in the dome and some in hibernation capsules have all long ago perished from a biological weapon that got out of control which through hibernation he has outlasted,




c) Dromedan and Prometheus' head in the ampule room
When the heroes encounter Dromedan, suddenly one makes the rock beneath his feet become molten liquid, he sinks into up to his neck before it become solid again, and in the scene he appears to become  head from Prometheus in the ampule room in Prometheus. Dromedan was bred by the Deviants so that he would use his power in their service. He had the ability to control others with his thoughts and so he was considered very dangerous






Giant sculpture of an Engineer's head in the ampule room in Prometheus


d) Serpentine creature that develops multi limbs attacks Dromedan
The witch Sersi using her magic creates a large serpent which coils around the Dromedan and then he creature suddenly develop perhaps a dozen forelimbs by which it attacks the mummy, although this is not the way he is finally brought down.



e) The Trilobite attacks The Engineer
The Engineer is another large angry humanoid who has been awoken from a deep sleep in a hibernation crypt, but not quite a tomb. It's only when his spacecraft has been knocked out of the sky that it decides to go and kill Elizabeth Shaw in the escape ship and then comes by the Trilobite creature that she has given birth to that has become a large multilimbed tentacled creature

Stills from Prometheus of the Engineer trying to fight off 
"the trilobite"
(screenshots from the movie)


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  1. The "Prometheus references Jack Kirby's The Eternals?" page was put together on August 3rd 2016

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