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Synopsis

What begins as an investigation into an SOS from a spaceship that crash-landed on an unknown planet turns into a desperate fight to save their own lives. Unbeknownst to the crew of the rescuing vessel is the presence of an Alien creature that uses humans as a host --and the parasite leaves no survivors.

MPAA Rating R sci-fi violence/gore and language.
Theatrical Release May 24, 1979
Director Ridley Scott
Cast Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton
Run Time 117
1979 Twentieth Century Fox Official Movie Website

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