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Summary For the first time in nearly a quarter-century, Alien returns to the big screen with a digitally remastered special edition of director Ridley Scott's science fiction/horror classic. [Fox]

Alien

Metascore Universal Acclaim Based on 34 Critic Reviews
must-see
89
User Score Universal Acclaim Based on 1,469 User Ratings
9.0
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Summary For the first time in nearly a quarter-century, Alien returns to the big screen with a digitally remastered special edition of director Ridley Scott's science fiction/horror classic. [Fox]

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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 34 Critic Reviews
89
91% Positive
31 Reviews
3% Mixed
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6% Negative
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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 34 Critic Reviews
89
91% Positive
31 Reviews
3% Mixed
1 Review
6% Negative
2 Reviews

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Universal Acclaim Based on 1,469 User Ratings
9.0
95% Positive
1399 Ratings
2% Mixed
34 Ratings
2% Negative
36 Ratings

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Universal Acclaim Based on 1,469 User Ratings
9.0
95% Positive
1399 Ratings
2% Mixed
34 Ratings
2% Negative
36 Ratings

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Production Company Twentieth Century Fox, Brandywine Productions, Scott Free Productions, Pinewood Studios
Release Date Jun 22, 1979
Duration 1 h 57 m
Rating R
Tagline In space no one can hear you scream.
Academy Awards, USA
• 1 Win & 2 Nominations
Golden Globes, USA
1 Nomination
Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA
• 4 Wins & 9 Nominations