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Aliens (1986)

R 07/18/1986 (US) ActionThrillerScience Fiction 2h 17m

This time it's war.


When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story—all contact is lost with the planet and colonists. They enlist Ripley and the colonial marines to return and search for answers.

  1. James Cameron

    Director, Screenplay, Story

  2. Ronald Shusett


  3. Dan O'Bannon


  4. Walter Hill


  5. David Giler


Top Billed Cast

  1. Sigourney Weaver

    Sigourney Weaver

    Lt. Ellen Louise Ripley

  2. Carrie Henn

    Carrie Henn

    Rebecca "Newt" Jorden

  3. Michael Biehn

    Michael Biehn

    Cpl. Dwayne Hicks

  4. Paul Reiser

    Paul Reiser

    Carter J. Burke

  5. Lance Henriksen

    Lance Henriksen

    Lance Bishop

  6. Bill Paxton

    Bill Paxton

    Pvt. William L. Hudson

  7. William Hope

    William Hope

    Lt. Scott Gorman

  8. Jenette Goldstein

    Jenette Goldstein

    Pvt. Jenette Vasquez

  9. Al Matthews

    Al Matthews

    Sgt. Al Apone

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Full Cast & Crew


Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $18,500,000.00

Revenue $183,316,455.00


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