R | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The moon from Alien (1979) has been colonized, but contact is lost. This time, the rescue team has impressive firepower, but will it be enough?
31 August 2005 | Derek237
10 | One of the most thrilling films ever- special edition highly recommended
James Cameron is an extremely talented action director because not only does he know great action, but he always backs ...
The flying vehicles in Cameron's films exhibit helicopter-like flight characteristics regardless of their design. Specifically, the noses of the vehicles dip to initiate forward movement (also: The Terminator (1984), Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), True Lies (1994), Avatar (2009)).
Salvage Team Leader:
Bio-readouts are all in the green, looks like she's alive. Well, there goes our salvage, guys.
When the drop-ship is lowered into the airlock, it is held in place by a number of arms lowering it from the ceiling. Presumably the inner airlock doors close round these arms, which continue to hold it prior to release. However the outer airlock doors open below the ship just a few seconds later, without enough time for the airlock to have been evacuated to anything close to a vacuum.
As the final credits fade, there is the sound of a facehugger scurrying across from left to right.
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