Alien

1979 - 117 minutes - Color - Dolby - 2.20 : 1
US release date: May 25, 1979
Brandywine Productions, Twentieth Century-Fox Productions
Budget: $11,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $3,527,881 (USA) (91 Screens)

Plot

The crew of the deep space towing vessel Nostromo are awaken from hypersleep to investigate a strange signal from a nearby planet. While investigating the signal, they discover it was intended as a warning, and not an SOS.

Cast

Dallas - Tom Skerritt
Ripley - Sigourney Weaver
Lambert - Veronica Cartwright
Brett - Harry Dean Stanton
Kane - John Hurt
Ash - Ian Holm
Parker - Yaphet Kotto
Alien - Bolaji Badejo
Mother (voice) - Helen Horton

 







Director

Director - Ridley Scott

Writing credits

Story - Dan O'Bannon
Story - Ronald Shusett
Screenplay - Dan O'Bannon

Producer

Producer - Gordon Carroll
Producer - David Giler
Producer - Walter Hill
Associate producer - Ivor Powell
Executive producer - Ronald Shusett