Information and ratings for Alien (1979/2003)(14A) Gory Scenes
Science Fiction/Horror. Director’s cut of the 1979 film in which a commercial mining vessel is re-routed to investigate a crashed space ship, and the crew struggles to defeat a murderous creature discovered there.
- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive; profanity and scatological slang
- Intense attacks by alien creature—gruesome and bloody violence
- Use of stroboscopic lighting effects
- Individual versus community values
- Courage and sacrifice
Rated 14A for genre violence and peril.