R | | Horror, Sci-Fi
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 life-form, and they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun.
12 December 2002 | Infofreak
A horror classic that has stood the test of time! Still by far the best movie in the series.
'Alien' while technically science fiction is also one of the greatest horror/suspense movies ever made. Ridley Scott ...
As Ripley goes through the shuttle start up sequence, a brief shot of a monitor appears which displays an 'Environmental CTR Purge' screen. The exact same screen appears in Blade Runner (1982) when Gaff takes Deckard to see Bryant in his flying police car.
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?
Kane: Oh, I feel dead.
Parker: Anybody ever tell you you look dead, man?
When the two remaining crew members prepare to abandon the Nostromo, Ripley states that the escape shuttle won't hold two people. But any real spacecraft would be designed with enough escape vehicles to hold the entire crew, plus probably a few more to accommodate any passengers.
£208,081 (UK) (31 October 2003)
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