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Alien

Author: Sigourney WeaverTom SkerrittVeronica CartwrightHarry Dean StantonJohn HurtAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 1999, ©1979.
Series: Alien legacy.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : 20th anniversary edView all editions and formats
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Terror begins when the crew of a spaceship investigates a transmission from a desolate planet and discovers a life form that is perfectly evolved to annihilate mankind. Each crew member is slain until only Ripley is left.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction films
Feature films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sigourney Weaver; Tom Skerritt; Veronica Cartwright; Harry Dean Stanton; John Hurt; Ian Holm; Yaphet Kotto; Ridley Scott; Gordon Carroll; David Giler; Walter Hill; Dan O'Bannon; Ronald Shusett; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 43781336
Language Note: Subtitles in English and Spanish. Closed captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1979.
Includes audio commentary by Ridley Scott, deleted scenes, artwork and photo galleries, original storyboards, isolated original score, alternate music track and theatrical trailers.
Credits: Music, Jerry Goldsmith.
Cast: Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Ian Holm, Yaphet Kotto.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; letterbox widescreen format (aspect ratio: 2.35:1); English 5.1 Surround; English Dolby Surround; French Dolby Surround; interactive menus; scene selection, DVD-ROM enhancements: screensaver (PC/MAC) and web links.
Series Title: Alien legacy.
Other Titles: Alien (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Twentieth Century Fox ; director, Ridley Scott ; producer, Gordon Carroll, David Giler, Walter Hill ; screenplay, Dan O'Bannon ; story, Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett.

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Terror begins when the crew of a spaceship investigates a transmission from a desolate planet and discovers a life form that is perfectly evolved to annihilate mankind. Each crew member is slain until only Ripley is left.

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