An Easter egg in the latest version of Siri has it sympathizing with the artificial intelligences in movies.
It looks like at least one movie exec agreed that the voice overs were terrible... and then put it in the movie anyway.
A special feature on the UK Steelbook edition of Prometheus reveals that Weyland's mentor was Eldon Tyrell, creator of the replicants in Blade Runner. It makes about as much sense as anything else in Prometheus.
(Alien, Blade Runner)