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Alien (1979)

R 06/21/1979 (US) HorrorScience Fiction 1h 57m

In space no one can hear you scream.

Overview

During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of eggs on the planet, a creature inside one of the eggs attacks an explorer. The entire crew is unaware of the impending nightmare set to descend upon them when the alien parasite planted inside its unfortunate host is birthed.

  1. Dan O'Bannon

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Ridley Scott

    Director

  3. Ronald Shusett

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Tom Skerritt

    Tom Skerritt

    Arthur Koblenz Dallas

  2. Sigourney Weaver

    Sigourney Weaver

    Lt. Ellen Louise Ripley

  3. Veronica Cartwright

    Veronica Cartwright

    Joan Marie Lambert

  4. Harry Dean Stanton

    Harry Dean Stanton

    Samuel Elias Brett

  5. John Hurt

    John Hurt

    Gilbert Ward Kane

  6. Ian Holm

    Ian Holm

    Ash

  7. Yaphet Kotto

    Yaphet Kotto

    Dennis Monroe Parker

  8. Bolaji Badejo

    Bolaji Badejo

    Alien

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Full Cast & Crew

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Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $11,000,000.00

Revenue $104,931,801.00

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