‘Prey’: All the parallels with the original ‘Predator’

That Predator franchise is back with an interesting and unusual new entry. Exchange is not only a prequel to the previous films, it is set hundreds of years before any of the previous installments. It follows a young Comanche woman named Naru who tries to prove her worth as a hunter to her tribe – just as an alien hunter (AKA the Predator) lands on Earth and seeks to hunt down some of the local creatures.

The following contains some interesting parallels to the original Predator movie from 1987, and in our latest video we explore all the ways Exchange echoes Predator in its structure, images and plot. We also look at the parallels between Naru and Predator, and at some of the hidden easter eggs throughout Predator franchise you may have missed, and dive into what the ending means for this film and the future of the film Predator franchise as a whole. (Like, literally the future. Hundreds of years into the future.) Watch it below:

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