Alien (1979)

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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 lifeform, and they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun.


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  • Harry Dean Stanton in Alien (1979)
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Details

Release Date:

22 June 1979

Language

English


Country of Origin

UK, USA

Box Office

Budget:

$11,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

€167,534 (Spain) (26 October 2003)

Gross:

$78,900,000 (USA)

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