One of the scariest sci-fi thrillers ever made, Alien stars Sigourney Weaver as an officer whose entire crew is menaced by unstoppable, insect-like xenomorphs, unwittingly brought on board their spacecraft after they respond to a mysterious distress signal from another craft. Directed by Ridley Scott (Blade Runner, Prometheus).

Director:

Ridley Scott

Cast:

Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, John Hurt, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Stanton, Ian Holm, Yaphet Kotto

MPAA Rating:

R

Run Time:

1hr 56mins

Release Year:

1979

Country Of Origin:

USA