Film Details



ALIEN
Release Date: 25 May 1979
Duration (in mins): 124
Cast:
Tom Skerritt (Captain Dallas)
Sigourney Weaver (Ripley)
Veronica Cartwright (Lambert)
Harry Dean Stanton (Brett)
John Hurt (Kane)
Director:
Ridley Scott
Writer:
Dan O'Bannon
David Giler
Producer:
Gordon Carroll
David Giler
Distribution
Company:
20th Century Fox Distribution
Production
Company:
Brandywine Productions
Summary:
In deep space, the crew of the commercial ship Nostromo--comprised of five men and two women--is awakened from their cryo-sleep capsules, halfway through their journey home to investigate a distress call from an alien vessel. The tale unfolds as they further look into the S.O.S. distress call from that battered commercial space vessel--only to discover that it's a warning call, rather than a call for help. However, it is too late to turn back as three members of the crew have already left to inv...