During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of eggs on the planet, a creature inside one of the eggs attacks an explorer. The entire crew is unaware of the impending nightmare set to descend upon them when the alien parasite planted inside its unfortunate host is birthed.
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"Manages to feel as vast as an empty desert and as oppressive as a haunted house—it’s legitimately frightening with groundbreaking production design, an impeccable cast, stunning visuals, and one hell of a mood. I don't know what else to say that hasn’t already been said other than it’s supreme in every way… monolithic—a perfect organism."
"Horror in space where no one can hear you scream I think was the original advertisement for the movie. Ridley Scott’s masterpiece. We were introduced to Ellen ripley one strong female heroine."
"One of my favorite sci-fi movies ever!"
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