Director: Ridley Scott
Running Time: 1 hr. 57 min.
Genre: Mystery & Suspense, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Theater Release: Jan 01, 1979
DVD Release: Jan 06, 2004
"In space, no one can hear you scream." A close encounter of the third kind becomes a Jaws-style nightmare when an alien invades a spacecraft in Ridley Scott's sci-fi horror classic. On the way home from a mission for the Company, the Nostromo's crew is woken up from hibernation by the ship's Mother computer to answer a distress signal from a nearby planet. Capt. Dallas's (Tom Skerritt) rescue team discovers a bizarre pod field, but things get even stranger when a face-hugging creature bursts