Science Fiction/Action/Horror. Commercial space pilot Ellen Ripley (Sigourney Weaver) is enticed to return to the planet where an alien creature destroyed her ship and her crew.
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; frequent use of scatological slang; infrequent use of profanity, vulgar expressions, and mild cursing
- Frequent portrayals of weapons and gun violence, most in a monster context, some involving children - blood and some frightening detail
- Leadership and teamwork
- Facing the unknown
- The value of human life
Rated 14A for frequent, sometimes grotesque violence in a science fiction context