Alien

Poster for the movie "Alien"
Poster for the movie "Alien"

Alien (1979)

R 117 min - Horror, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction - May 25, 1979, May 25, 1979
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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.

Director:  Ridley Scott
Writers:  Ronald Shusett

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Storyline

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.


Collections: Ridley Scott

Tagline: In space no one can hear you scream.

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Language:  English, Spanish
Release Date:  May 25, 1979, May 25, 1979

Box Office

Budget:  $11,000,000
Revenue:  $104,931,801

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Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 57 min