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ALIEN / ALIENS - DOUBLE FEATURE DRINK-ALONG

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Alien / Aliens
In space no one can here you drink.

$10 Advance online tickets include your first drink on the house.
$15 Tickets at the door (if available).
Doors open at 7pm.

Alien at 8pm/Aliens at 10pm

Alien is a 1979 science fiction horror film directed by Ridley Scott and starring Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Ian Holm and Yaphet Kotto. The film's title refers to its primary antagonist: a highly aggressive extraterrestrial creature that stalks and kills the crew of a spaceship. Dan O'Bannon wrote the screenplay from a story by him and Ronald Shusett, drawing influence from previous works of science fiction and horror. The film was produced through Brandywine Productions and distributed by 20th Century Fox, with producers David Giler and Walter Hill making significant revisions and additions to the script. The titular Alien and its accompanying elements were designed by Swiss surrealist artist H. R. Giger, while concept artists Ron Cobb and Chris Foss designed the human aspects of the film.

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Aliens

Theatrical release poster
Directed by James Cameron
Produced by Gale Anne Hurd
Gordon Carroll
David Giler
Walter Hill
Screenplay by James Cameron
Story by James Cameron
David Giler
Walter Hill
Based on characters created by
Dan O'Bannon
Ronald Shusett
Starring Sigourney Weaver
Carrie Henn
Michael Biehn
Lance Henriksen
William Hope
Paul Reiser
Music by James Horner
Cinematography Adrian Biddle
Editing by Ray Lovejoy
Studio Brandywine Productions
SLM Production Group
Distributed by 20th Century Fox
Release date(s) July 18, 1986
Running time 137 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $18.5 million
Box office $131,060,248[1]

Aliens is a 1986 science fiction action film directed by James Cameron and starring Sigourney Weaver, Carrie Henn, Michael Biehn, Lance Henriksen, William Hope, and Bill Paxton. A sequel to the 1979 film Alien, Aliens follows Weaver's character Ellen Ripley as she returns to the planet where her crew encountered the hostile Alien creature, this time accompanied by a unit of Colonial Marines.

Aliens' action-adventure tone was in contrast to the horror motifs of the original Alien. Following the success of The Terminator (1984), which helped establish Cameron as a major action director,[2] 20th Century Fox greenlit Aliens with a budget of approximately $18 million. It was filmed in England at Pinewood Studios, and at a decommissioned power plant.

 

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