Review: Alien (by: Metatron)

Rating: “WHAT’S THE STORY, MOTHER?” Back in 1979, something happened. A momentous event took place, one that would redefine things for years to come, its effects still lingering after all those years. Yet it is neither the none-too-peaceful Soviet meddling in Afghanistan nor the defiant revolt of Iran’s ayatollahs I’m referring to. Something else. A […]

Alien (1979)

Alien Year: 1979 Directed by: Ridley Scott Written by: Dan O’Bannon & Ronald Shusett IMDB Reference Degree of Cyberpunk Visuals: Very High Correlation to Cyberpunk Themes: Medium Key Cast Members: Ripley: Sigourney Weaver Dallas: Tom Skerrit Ash: Ian Holm Kane: John Hurt Lambert: Veronica Cartwright Parker: Yaphet Kotto