Alien3 Reviews

February 9, 2018
Just at the point when Alien 3 should kick into high terror gear, it becomes clear that this hushed, somber sequel doesn't know how to deliver the goods.
February 9, 2006
Good acting has salvaged many a poor script in the past, but not here.
May 20, 2003
Alien 3 belongs to that branch of fantasy comics, best exemplified by the Road Warrior movies, in which the iron and space ages meet for dizzy results.
May 12, 2001
Bold and haunting
January 1, 2000
May satisfy fans of the earlier films ... but it won't win any new converts.
January 1, 2000
There are a few narrative twists, but not enough new ideas to keep us guessing. In the end, we're stuck running through air shafts and corridors again.
January 1, 2000
Barely watchable and not especially enjoyable.
January 1, 2000
Ironically, Alien 3 is not a bad movie. In fact -- here's the rub -- it's too interesting to make an exciting summer flick.
January 1, 1800
A grimly seductive end-of-the-world thriller, with pop-tragic overtones that build in resonance as the movie goes on.