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Alien

Author: Sigourney WeaverTom SkerrittVeronica CartwrightHarry Dean StantonJohn HurtAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2017, ©2014.
Series: Alien legacy.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView 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
Science fiction
Drama
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: 988949967
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.
Digitally mastered for optimal video and audio performence; THX mastered; digital HD.
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.) : digital,sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; widescreen format (aspect ratio: 2.35:1); English Dolby Digital 5.1; English Surround Dolby Digital; French Surround Dolby Digital; region 1.
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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