Alien (Director's Cut) | Full Movie

Alien (Director's Cut)
  • NR
  • 1h 56m
  • 1979
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When the crew of the space-tug Nostromo responds to a distress signal from a barren planet, they discover a deadly life form that breeds within human hosts. Now the crew must fight to stay alive and prevent the creature from reaching Earth. Directed by Ridley Scott and starring Sigourney Weaver in her breakout performance, this legendary first film in the Alien saga will leave you breathless!
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Common Sense Says
Dated but still extremely scary. Not for younger kids.

What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that Alien is a classic of sci-fi horror, and while not as gory as most horror films, it's too intense for younger viewers. In its most iconic scene, a character is killed after an alien burrows out of his chest, shooting blood everywhere. Unrelenting suspense permeates every scene after the first 15 minutes. While the deaths of the characters aren't always shown, gruesome killing at the hands (actually, tentacles) of the alien is strongly implied. One of the characters smokes, and all of them in their panicked states use profanity, including "f--k," "s--t," and "bitch."

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Additional Info

  • Genre:Sci-Fi, Horror
  • Release Date:May 25, 1979
  • Highest Available for Purchase:HD

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