Alien has Ripley and the crew of the spaceship Nostromo set down on a desolate planet on company's orders to investigate a signal of unknown origin. There they find a derelict spacecraft and a life form that gestates inside a human host which they bring aboard the Nostromo against quarantine regulations. All seems well but at a meal before entering their stases the creature emerges and escapes their detectors, after growing into an adult the alien sets about killing the rest of the crew.
Alien Definitive EditionEdit
Double Disc Set:
Theatrical Cut (111.46mins)
Director's Cut (117.02mins)
Director’s introduction to the 2003 version of the film.
Brand new audio commentary featuring director Ridley Scott, screenwriter Dan O'Bannon, executive producer Ronald Shusett, editor Terry Rawlings, and Actors Tom Skerritt, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton and John Hurt (Theatrical Version).
First draft screenplay.
2 pre-production galleries.
Art of Alien – screentest footage – Weaver’s screentest with optional Scott commentary.
Art of Alien featurette – Truckers in space.
4 art of Alien galleries (Approx. 160 Pages).
2 art of Alien portrait galleries.
Production documentary – Fear of the Unknown: Shepperton Studios, 1978.
Production gallery featurette – The Darkest Reaches: Nostromo And Alien Planet.
15 production galleries (Approx 326 Pages).
Documentary – The Eighth Passenger: Creature Design.
6 sets if Alien galleries (Approx 158 Pages).
Chestburster gallery – H.R. Geiger’s workshop – photo archive (Approx. 23 Pages).
Multi-angle segment – Chestburster scene.
Documentary – Future Tense: Music And Editing.
7 deleted scenes.
Featurette – Outward Bound: Visual Effects.
Featurette – A Nightmare Fulfilled: Reaction To The Film.
5 galleries (Approx. 126 Pages).
Two Versions of the Feature - Original Theatrical Version & 2003 Director's Cut.
Ridley Scott Introduction to the 2003 Director's Cut Version.
Theatrical Version Audio Commentary by Ridley Scott.
Two Pre-Production Featurettes.
First Draft Screenplay.
Two Pre-Production Galleries.
Screen Test Footage.
Art of Alien Featurettes.
Four Art of Alien Cast Portrait Galleries.
Production Gallery Photo Archives.
The Sets of Alien Photo Galleries.
Chestburster Multi-Angle Segments.
Seven Deleted Scenes.