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  • Parker: Why the hell don't you guys just freeze him?
    ‐ Submitted by Daniel R (4 months ago)

  • Parker: If we ain't out of here in ten minutes, we won't need no rocket to fly through space!
    ‐ Submitted by Michael V (13 months ago)

  • Brett: Right.
    ‐ Submitted by Jimmy G (17 months ago)

  • Parker: I ain't drawing no straws, I'm for killing that goddamn thing right now.
    ‐ Submitted by Robert K (2 years ago)

  • Ellen Ripley: Final report, the commercial star-ship Nostromo. Third officer reporting. The other members of the crew?Kane, Lambert, Parker, Brett, Ash, and Captain Dallas?are dead. Cargo and ship destroyed. I should reach the frontier within six weeks. With a little luck the network will pick me up. This is Ripley, last survivor of the Nostromo, signing off.
    ‐ Submitted by Keanu V (3 years ago)

  • Ash: I can't lie to you about your chances, but you have my sympathies.
    ‐ Submitted by Gage L (3 years ago)

  • Ellen Ripley: We will and then we will blow it the fuck out into space!
    ‐ Submitted by Ty R (3 years ago)

  • Parker: Get out of the room!
    ‐ Submitted by Nate P (3 years ago)

  • Ellen Ripley: This is Ripley, last survivor of the Nostromo, signing off.
    ‐ Submitted by Jack R (3 years ago)

  • Ellen Ripley: You...are...my...lucky...star...
    ‐ Submitted by Brian N (3 years ago)

  • Ash: You still don't understand what you're dealing with, do you? Perfect organism. Its structural perfection is matched only by its hostility.
    Lambert: You admire it.
    Ash: I admire its purity. A survivor... unclouded by conscience, remorse, or delusions of morality.
    Parker: Look, I am... I've heard enough of this, and I'm asking you to pull the plug.
    Ash: Last word.
    Ellen Ripley: What?
    Ash: I can't lie to you about your chances, but... you have my sympathies.
    ‐ Submitted by Typhon Q (3 years ago)

  • Brett: Jonesy... here Jonesy.
    ‐ Submitted by Anthony S (4 years ago)

  • Parker: [to Kane] What's the matter? The food ain't that bad...
    ‐ Submitted by John M (4 years ago)

  • Ash: Ripley, for God's sake, this is the first time that we've encountered a species like this. It has to go back. All sorts of tests have to be made.
    Ellen Ripley: Ash, are you kidding? This thing bled acid. Who knows what it's gonna do when it's dead?
    Ash: I think it's safe to assume it isn't a zombie.
    ‐ Submitted by Caillan B (4 years ago)

  • Dallas: [from editited footage] Kill... me! Ripely.
    ‐ Submitted by Ashlee A (4 years ago)

  • Ellen Ripley: Whenever he says *anything* you say 'right,' Brett, you know that?
    Brett: Right.
    Ellen Ripley: Parker, what do you think? Your staff just follows you around and says 'right'. Just like a regular parrot.
    Parker: Yeah, shape up. What are you some kind of parrot?
    Brett: Right.
    ‐ Submitted by macky s (4 years ago)

  • Ellen Ripley: Ash can you hear me? Ash!?
    Ash: [Eyes open] Yes I can hear you.
    Ellen Ripley: What was your special order?
    Ash: You read it, I thought it was clear.
    Ellen Ripley: What was it?
    Ash: Bring back life form, priority one, all other priorities are rescinded.
    Parker: The damn Company. What about our lives you son of a bitch?
    Ash: I repeat, all other priorities are rescinded.
    Ellen Ripley: How do we kill it Ash, there's got to be a way of killing it, how, how do we do it?
    Ash: You can't.
    Parker: That's bullshit!
    Ash: You still don't understand what you're dealing with do you? Perfect organism. It's structural perfection is matched only by its hostility.
    Lambert: You admire it.
    Ash: I admire its purity. A survivor, unclouded by conscience, remorse, or delusions of morality.
    Parker: I've heard enough of this and i'm asking you to pull the plug.
    Ash: Last word.
    Ellen Ripley: What?
    Ash: I can't lie to you about your chances, but, you have my sympathies. [Smiles]
    Ellen Ripley: [Pulls the plug]
    ‐ Submitted by Brett S (4 years ago)

  • Ellen Ripley: Whenever he says *anything* you say 'right,' Brett, you know that?
    Brett: Right.
    Ellen Ripley: Parker, what do you think? Your staff just follows you around and says 'right'. Just like a regular parrot.
    Parker: Yeah, shape up. What are you some kind of parrot?
    Brett: Right.
    ‐ Submitted by Rocky F (4 years ago)

  • Parker: Anybody ever tell you you look dead, man?
    ‐ Submitted by Rocky F (4 years ago)

  • Parker: It's a robot. Ash is a god damn robot.
    ‐ Submitted by Joel L (4 years ago)

  • Brett: Here kitty, kitty, kitty. Meaow. Here Jonesy.
    ‐ Submitted by Joel L (4 years ago)

  • Dallas: [looking at alien skeleton] Alien life form. Looks like it's been dead a long time. Fossilized. Looks like it's growing out of the chair. [climbs up for a closer look]
    Dallas: Bones are bent outward, like he exploded from inside.
    ‐ Submitted by Joel L (4 years ago)

  • Ellen Ripley: This is Ripley, last survivor of the Nostromo, signing off. [to Jonesy the cat]
    ‐ Submitted by Nick P (4 years ago)

  • Ash: There is an explanation for this, you know.
    ‐ Submitted by Javis C (4 years ago)

  • Ellen Ripley: I'm thinking.
    Parker: Ash is a robot!
    ‐ Submitted by Nick P (5 years ago)

  • Ash: I admire it's purity. A survivor. Unclouded by conscience, remorse, or delusions of morality.
    ‐ Submitted by D H (5 years ago)

  • Parker: So, um, we think we should discuss the bonus situation..
    ‐ Submitted by Chris P (5 years ago)

  • Ellen Ripley: Micro changes in air density, my ass.
    ‐ Submitted by Chris P (5 years ago)