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Alien

20th Century Fox ; a Brandywine-Ronald Shusett production ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon ; produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler and Walter Hill ; directed by Ridley Scott.
  • Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2003.
  • Director's cut.
  • 2 videodiscs (116 min.) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD; Region 1; NTSC; widescreen presentation (2.35:1 aspect ratio); 5.1 Dolby surround, 5.1 DTS, Dolby surround.
  • Eisenhower M Level Service Desk - AV
    PN1997.A456 2003 c. 2
    Multiple Items
    Includes
    • disc 1-2 in one container
Also known as
Credits
  • Story, Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett ; director of photography, Derek Vanlint ; film editor, Terry Rawlings ; music, Jerry Goldsmith.
Performers
  • Cast: Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Ian Holm, Yaphet Kotto.
Subjects
Genre
  • Feature films United States.
  • Feature films.
  • Horror films.
  • Science fiction films.
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
  • Fiction films.
  • Drama.
  • Feature films.
  • Fiction films.
  • Horror films.
  • Science fiction films.
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Series
Summary
  • A mindless, savage, and merciless alien is attacking the crew of an intergalactic freighter and it must be stopped before they are all killed.
Contents
  • Disc 1: Director's cut (117 min., 2003)
  • Theatrical version (116 min., 1979).
Other information
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1979.
  • Special features include: Audio commentary by director, cast members, and others; Star beast : developing the story (featurette); The visualists : direction and design (featurette); Truckers in space : casting (featurette); Future tense : music and editing (featurette); Outward bound : visual effects (featurette); A nightmare fulfilled : reactions to the film (featurette); Fear of the unknown : Shepperton Studios, 1978 (featurette); The darkest reaches : Nostromo and Alien planet (featurette); The eighth passenger : creature design (featurette); The chestburster (multi-angle sequence); Sigourney Weaver screen test; still photo galleries; deleted and extended scenes.
  • MPAA rating: R.
  • Language: Closed-captioned.
  • Language: English or Spanish soundtracks, optional English or Spanish subtitles.
  • OCLC
Publisher's number
  • 2009850 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 024543098508
  • OCLC: 54012482
  • OCLC: 54012482