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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... Arthur Koblenz Dallas

... Lt. Ellen Louise Ripley

... Joan Marie Lambert

... Samuel Elias Brett

... Gilbert Ward Kane

... Ash

... Dennis Monroe Parker

... Alien

... Mother (voice)

... Alien (uncredited)

Frequent questions about Alien

Where can I watch the Alien on the Web?
You can watch the Alien online at Amazon Video, FandangoNOW, Redbox, HBO Now Amazon Channel, Microsoft Store, HBO Go, Vudu, Apple iTunes, HBO Now, DIRECTV, YouTube, Google Play Movies
Who directed the Alien?
The movie director is Ridley Scott
Who starred in the Alien?
Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Cartwright played the leading parts in the Alien
How long does the movie last?
The running time of the Alien is 117 minutes
What are the age-restrictions for the Alien?
The Alien has a "R" film rating.