In an interview with vulture the director of Aliens answered: “I’ve seen it in 100 horror films since. I think both of those films stand at a certain point in time, as a reference point. But is there any validity to doing another one now? I don’t know. Maybe. Let’s see, jury’s out. Let’s see what Ridley comes up with”.

In unrelated news, Cameron is still currently working on 4 (I wish I was kidding) sequels to his SciFi masterpiece Avatar that everyone and his uncle has asked for since the first one came out. Because that story had so many original messages to tell and left so many unanswered questions and unexplored plot threads...