Alien

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7.9

based on 114 users

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8.8

based on 38 critics

Overview

Year

1979

Length

117 minutes

Genres

Horror, action, suspense, science fiction

Countries

United Kingdom, Unites States

Summary

During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of eggs on the planet, a creature inside one of the eggs attacks an explorer. The entire crew is unaware of the impending nightmare set to descend upon them when the alien parasite planted inside its unfortunate host is birthed.

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10

2017.03.04

The simple use of concealment and shadows create a film dripping at every turn with suspense and dread. Read more

10

2017.05.08

A masterpiece... Read more

10

2017.04.28

The special effects still look amazing. The scares are effective. The filmmaking is masterful. Read more

9.0

2004.07.07

By this time, we are so mortified by what it can do that true terror is achieved with certitude. Read more

9.0

2014.04.15

Pretty great. Read more

8.0

2017.04.28

Sets the benchmark for the female action hero... Read more

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