Alien Alien Trailer
Ridley Scott



After a space merchant vessel perceives an unknown transmission as a distress call, its landing on the source moon finds one of the crew attacked by a mysterious lifeform, and they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun.

  • Director: Ridley Scott
  • Main Cast: Sigourney Weaver, John Hurt, Harry Dean Stanton, Tom Skerritt
  • Soundtrack: Jerry Goldsmith
  • Cinematography: Derek Vanlint
  • Screenplay: Dan O'Bannon
  • Cinema Premiere: June 21, 1979

What do the critics think?


1 reviews of Alien (1979)

  • 1. Moviezine
    10 / 10

    It is easy to state that "Alien" has maintained its magnificent grandeur. That the three sequels then developed the basic concept in various directions with varying degrees of success becomes a pure bonus in this context. - Jake Bolin

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World-Wide Box Office Revenue

Box Office

Alien has earned a total of 106 285 522 dollars from cinemas across the world (the global box office).