|Other author/creator||Shusett, Ronald.|
|Other author/creator||O'Bannon, Dan.|
|Other author/creator||Carroll, Gordon, 1928-2005.|
|Other author/creator||Giler, David.|
|Other author/creator||Hill, Walter, 1942-|
|Other author/creator||Scott, Ridley.|
|Other author/creator||Skerritt, Tom.|
|Other author/creator||Weaver, Sigourney, 1949-|
|Other author/creator||Cartwright, Veronica.|
|Other author/creator||Stanton, Harry Dean, 1926-2017|
|Other author/creator||Hurt, John, 1940-2017|
|Other author/creator||Holm, Ian, 1931-|
|Other author/creator||Kotto, Yaphet, 1939-|
|Other author/creator||Vanlint, Derek.|
|Other author/creator||Rawlings, Terry.|
|Other author/creator||Goldsmith, Jerry.|
|Other author/creator||Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.|
|Other author/creator||Brandywine (Firm)|
|Other author/creator||Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.|
|Uniform title||Alien (Motion picture)|
||Disc 1: Director's cut (117 min., 2003) -- Theatrical version (116 min., 1979).
||A mindless, savage, and merciless alien is attacking the crew of an intergalactic freighter and it must be stopped before they are all killed.
|General note||Originally produced as a motion picture in 1979.|
|General note||Special features include: Audio commentary by director, cast members, and others; Star beast : developing the story (featurette); The visualists : direction and design (featurette); Truckers in space : casting (featurette); Future tense : music and editing (featurette); Outward bound : visual effects (featurette); A nightmare fulfilled : reactions to the film (featurette); Fear of the unknown : Shepperton Studios, 1978 (featurette); The darkest reaches : Nostromo and Alien planet (featurette); The eighth passenger : creature design (featurette); The chestburster (multi-angle sequence); Sigourney Weaver screen test; still photo galleries; deleted and extended scenes.|
|Credits||Story, Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett ; director of photography, Derek Vanlint ; film editor, Terry Rawlings ; music, Jerry Goldsmith.|
||Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Ian Holm, Yaphet Kotto.
||MPAA rating: R.
|Language||English or Spanish soundtracks, optional English or Spanish subtitles.|
|Genre/form||Video recordings for the hearing impaired.|
|Publisher number||2009850 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment|