Aliens (1986)

This time it's war.

  • Genre: Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
  • Release Date: 1986-07-18
  • User Rating: 7.9/10 from 7753 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 17min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: 20th Century Fox
  • Production Country: United States of America, United Kingdom
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When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story—all contact is lost with the planet and colonists. They enlist Ripley and the colonial marines to return and search for answers.

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    Art Michael Lamont Art Direction
    Editing Ray Lovejoy Editor
    Sound Robin Clarke Music Editor
    Production Jane Feinberg Casting
    Production Mike Fenton Casting
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    Production David Giler Executive Producer
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    Production Walter Hill Executive Producer
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    Sound James Horner Original Music Composer
    Writing James Cameron Screenplay
    Directing James Cameron Director
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    Art Peter Lamont Production Design
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    Production Gordon Carroll Executive Producer
    Visual Effects H.R. Giger Creature Design
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    Camera Adrian Biddle Director of Photography
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    Costume & Make-Up Emma Porteous Costume Design
    Costume & Make-Up Peter Robb-King Makeup Supervisor
    Art Terry Ackland-Snow Supervising Art Director
    Sound Michael Clifford Music Editor
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