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?
According to James Cameron, Sigourney Weaver, who is a strong advocate for gun control, tried to convince him not to let Ripley handle any weapons at all. Cameron then took Weaver to a shooting range, and let her fire a machine gun. Weaver had to admit it was good fun, and had ... ...
Salvage Team Leader:
Bio-readouts are all in the green, looks like she's alive. Well, there goes our salvage, guys.
In two side shots of the drop ship as it passes through the clouds, a wire can be seen attached to the nose.
As the final credits fade, there is the sound of a facehugger scurrying across from left to right.
$10,052,042 (USA) (20 July 1986)