The first chapter in the powerful and terrifying Alien science fiction saga! Alien is the first movie of one of the most popular sagas in science fiction history, and introduces Sigourney Weaver as Ripley, the iron-willed woman destined to battle the galaxy's ultimate creature. The terror begins when the crew of the spaceship Nostromo investigates a transmission from a desolate planet and makes a horrifying discovery - a life-form that breeds within a human host. Now the crew must fight not only for its own survival, but for the survival of all mankind.

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Alien (1979)

R

Horror/Science-Fiction · 1h 57m · 6/22/1979

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In space no one can hear you scream.

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The first chapter in the powerful and terrifying Alien science fiction saga! Alien is the first movie of one of the most popular sagas in science fiction history, and introduces Sigourney Weaver as Ripley, the iron-willed woman destined to battle the galaxy's ultimate creature. The terror begins when the crew of the spaceship Nostromo investigates a transmission from a desolate planet and makes a horrifying discovery - a life-form that breeds within a human host. Now the crew must fight not only for its own survival, but for the survival of all mankind.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Countries

United States, United Kingdom

Production Companies

Brandywine Productions, Twentieth Century-Fox Productions

Budget

$11,000,000

Revenue

$104,931,801
Part Of
Cast
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Tom Skerritt

Dallas
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Sigourney Weaver

Ripley
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Veronica Cartwright

Lambert
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Harry Dean Stanton

Brett
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John Hurt

Kane
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Ian Holm

Ash
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Yaphet Kotto

Parker
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Bolaji Badejo

Alien
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Helen Horton

Mother (voice)
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Eddie Powell

Alien (uncredited)
Crew
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Ridley Scott

Director
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Dan O'Bannon

Writer
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Ronald Shusett

Writer
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(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

5/10/2011

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Alien

(Blu-ray, Digibook)

10/26/2010

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10/14/2014

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5/25/1979

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6/5/2007

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2/6/2007

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3/25/2014

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Alien

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

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Alien

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

6/5/2007

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Alien

(DVD)

12/2/2003

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