Directed by Ridley Scott | R | 117 min | 1979 | Horror, Sci-Fi | Alien IMDB link

Starring Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton

After a space merchant vessel perceives an unknown transmission as distress call, their landing on the source moon finds one of the crew attacked by a mysterious lifeform. Continuing their journey back to Earth with the attacked crew having recovered and the critter deceased, they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun.

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