R | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Ellen Ripley is rescued by a deep salvage team after being in hypersleep for 57 years. The moon that the Nostromo visited has been colonized, but contact is lost. This time, colonial marines have impressive firepower, but will that be enough?
To most of the crew, the choice of James Cameron as director was mystifying as The Terminator (1984) hadn't been released at that stage. The film's assistant director continually questioned Cameron's decisions and was openly antagonistic towards him. Ultimately producer Gale Anne Hurd had no choice but to fire him and he briefly instigated a mass walk-out from the rest of the crew. Fortunately this was quickly resolved but caused some doubt as to whether the film would make it to completion.
Salvage Team Leader:
Bio-readouts are all in the green, looks like she's alive. Well, there goes our salvage, guys.
When Newt told Ripley that nobody call her Rebecca except her brother . But her brother was calling her Newt, when he was trying to calm down Newt after both of them left in Lunar truck for long time when their parents found an Alien ship .
As the final credits fade, there is the sound of a facehugger scurrying across from left to right.
During the sequence in Ripley's apartment (where they attempt to convince her to go investigate the lack of contact with the Colony), Ripley asks Burke what his interest is, in which he replies that the Company co-financed the colony.
$10,052,042 (USA) (20 July 1986)
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