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        Alien (1979)

        R | | Horror, Sci-Fi | 22 June 1979 (USA)
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        After a space merchant vessel perceives an unknown transmission as a distress call, its landing on the source moon finds one of the crew attacked by a mysterious lifeform, and they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun.

        Director:

        Ridley Scott

        Writers:

        Dan O'Bannon (screenplay by), Dan O'Bannon (story by) | 1 more credit »
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        Top Rated Movies #53 | Won 1 Oscar. Another 16 wins & 20 nominations. See more awards »

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        Cast

        Complete credited cast:
        Tom Skerritt ... Dallas
        Sigourney Weaver ... Ripley
        Veronica Cartwright ... Lambert
        Harry Dean Stanton ... Brett
        John Hurt ... Kane
        Ian Holm ... Ash
        Yaphet Kotto ... Parker
        Bolaji Badejo ... Alien
        Helen Horton ... Mother (voice)
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        Storyline

        In the distant future, the crew of the commercial spaceship Nostromo are on their way home when they pick up a distress call from a distant moon. The crew are under obligation to investigate and the spaceship descends on the moon afterwards. After a rough landing, three crew members leave the spaceship to explore the area on the moon. At the same time as they discover a hive colony of some unknown creature, the ship's computer deciphers the message to be a warning, not a distress call. When one of the eggs is disturbed, the crew realizes that they are not alone on the spaceship and they must deal with the consequences. Written by blazesnakes9

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        Taglines:

        In space no one can hear you scream... This Halloween in theatres, everyone will hear you scream (Re-Release) See more »

        Genres:

        Horror | Sci-Fi

        Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

        Rated R for sci-fi violence/gore and language | See all certifications »

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        Country:

        UK | USA

        Language:

        English

        Release Date:

        22 June 1979 (USA) See more »

        Also Known As:

        Alien: The Director's Cut See more »

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        Box Office

        Budget:

        $11,000,000 (estimated)

        Opening Weekend USA:

        $3,527,881, 28 May 1979

        Gross USA:

        $80,931,801

        Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

        $105,664,211
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        Technical Specs

        Runtime:

        (1979 Theatrical Version) | (2003 Director's Cut)

        Sound Mix:

        70 mm 6-Track (70 mm prints)| Dolby (as Dolby Stereo)

        Color:

        Color (Eastman Kodak)| Color

        Aspect Ratio:

        2.39 : 1
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        Trivia

        The decal on the door of the Nostromo is a "checkerboard square", the symbol on Purina's pet food label. It's meant to designate "alien chow". See more »

        Goofs

        (at around 8 mins) When Dallas is first entering Mother, as he passes through the last doorway... when he is seen outside the door, one of the lights on the door-frame is burned out (on his left) but in the next shot, it is lit. See more »

        Quotes

        [first lines]
        Brett: This is the worst shit I've ever seen, man.
        Parker: What you say? You got any biscuits over there?
        Ripley: Here's some cornbread.
        Parker: Cornbread. Yeah.
        Lambert: I am cold.
        Parker: Still with us, Brett?
        Brett: Right.
        Kane: Oh, I feel dead.
        Parker: Anybody ever tell you you look dead, man?
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        Crazy Credits

        The title of the movie is slowly created one line at a time at the top of the screen during the opening credits, starting out with the I, then the forward slash in A and the slash in N, and then the vertical lines in L and E (so it looks like / I I I \). After that, the ensuing lines of each letter are added slowly one at a time until the title is fully visible. See more »

        Alternate Versions

        Other changes in the Director's Cut: As in the Theatrical Version, Brett stops in the the landing strut chamber to wet his face during the sequence where he is searching for Jones the cat. In the Directors Cut, we see a shot looking up at the landing strut with the Alien rather unexpectedly in the foreground, head bowed, swaying from side to side. Another change concerning Jones the cat: when Ripley encounters the Alien in the corridor having just set the self-destruct sequence, instead of the Alien looking curiously at Jones in his cat box, it gives him a brief glance before violently swatting the box aside. (This explains why in both versions of the film the cat box is flipped on its side and not where Ripley left it when she returns to collect Jones.) See more »

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        A Timeless Science Fiction Masterpiece
        11 February 2018 | by gogoschka-1See all my reviews

        'Alien' is one of those special films that have aged very, very well. Even now, after nearly 40 years, everything about it just feels fresh. The restrained, natural performances by the fantastic cast; the outstanding production design; the beautiful, ominous score by Jerry Goldsmith; the realistic, "lived-in" look of space-freighter Nostromo's interior: it actually feels less dated than many science fiction films that were made much later, which is quite an astonishing feat. Even the (what now must be considered) "retro" technology inside the ship doesn't necessarily have to be viewed as anachronistic in the face of our obvious recent advancements, because it's the most simple technological equipment that is usually robust enough to survive the longest under harsh conditions (like the extreme temperatures in space).

        I feel it's especially hard for science fiction films to stand the test of time - which is kind of inherent to the genre I suppose - and 'Alien' simply remains an outstanding achievement in that regard. It's a testament to the talent of everyone involved, but especially to the vision of director Ridley Scott. The film was crafted with so much love for every little detail, and the designs by Moebius, Chris Foss - and in particular the Lovecraftian horrors unleashed by Swiss surrealist H.R. Giger - are among the best and most iconic in any science fiction film. This isn't just an outstanding, timeless piece of entertainment: it's a work of art. 10 Stars out of 10.

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