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Alien Anthology (2010, original release: 1979)


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Published: Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox, 2010
Edition:  Widescreen ed
Description:  6 videodiscs (ca. 1012 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0024543702160,
Language:  English

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Alien: produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler and Walter Hill ; directed by Ridley Scott ; story by Dan O'Bannon and Ronald Shusett ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon ; directed by Jerry Goldsmith

Aliens: a Brandywine production ; story by James Cameron and David Giler & Walter Hill ; screenplay by James Cameron ; produced by Gale Anne Hurd ; directed by James Cameron

Alien 3: a Brandywine production ; story by Vincent Ward ; screenplay by David Giler & Walter Hill and Larry Ferguson ; produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler and Walter Hill ; directed by David Fincher

Alien resurrection: a Brandywine production ; produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler, Walter Hill and Bill Badalato ; written by Joss Whedon ; directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet

Includes original theatrical versions and the extended cut versions of: Alien, Aliens, Alien 3, and Alien Resurrection, plus two bonus discs loaded with special features

MU-TH-UR mode viewer's guide (14 p.) and instruction sheet inserted in container

Special features include: MU-Th-UR mode interactive experience with datastreams of production notes and historical facts ; full-length audio commentaries ; unseen dailies ; deleted scenes ; behind-the-scenes featurettes ; over 12,000 photographs and artwork stills ; isolated scores, including alternate and unused cues, archival documentaries, test footage, TV specials, multi-angle studies

Alien: Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Ian Holm, Yaphet Kotto

Aliens: Sigourney Weaver, Carrie Henn, Michael Biehn, Paul Reiser, Lance Henriksen, Bill Paxton

Alien 3: Sigourney Weaver, Charles S. Dutton, Charles Dance, Lance Henriksen

Alien resurrection: Sigourney Weaver, Winona Ryder, Ron Perlman, Dan Hedaya, J.E. Freeman, Brad Dourif, Michael Wincott

The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species

MPAA rating: R. Alien 3 and Alien resurrection special editions not rated by the MPAA

Blu-ray, region A; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation (Alien, Alien 3, Alien resurrection), widescreen (1.85:1) presentation (Aliens); AVC @ 25 MBPS (Alien), AVC @ 26 MBPS (Aliens), AVC @ 20 MBPS (Alien 3), AVC @ 30 MBPS (Alien resurrection); 5.1 DTS-HD master audio, 5.1 DTS, 5.1 Dolby digital surround, 4.1 Dolby digital surround, Dolby surround; THX certified (Alien, Aliens)

English (5.1 DTS-HD, 4.1 Dolby surround (Alien, Aliens), Dolby surround (Alien, Aliens)), French (5.1 DTS), Spanish (5.1 Dolby digital) or Portuguese (5.1 Dolby digital) dialogue with French, Spanish or Portuguese subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing

Disc 1. Alien (directed by Ridley Scott, screenplay by Dan O'Bannon, music by Jerry Goldsmith) (1979 theatrical version, 117 min. ; 2003 dir. cut, 116 min.) -- Disc 2. Aliens (directed by James Cameron, screenplay by James Cameron, music by James Horner) (1986 theatrical version, 138 min. ; 1991 special ed., 155 min.) -- Disc 3. Alien 3 (directed by David Fincher, screenplay by David Giler, Walter Hill, Larry Ferguson, music by Elliot Goldenthal) (1992 theatrical version, 115 min. ; 2003 special ed., 145 min.) -- Disc 4. Alien resurrection (directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet, screenplay by Joss Whedon, music by John Frizzell) (1979 theatrical version, 109 min. ; 2003 special ed., 117 min.) -- Disc 5. Making the Alien anthology -- Disc 6. The Alien anthology archives

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Additional Credits:
Scott, Ridley.
O'Bannon, Dan.
Goldsmith, Jerry.
Cameron, James, 1954-
Horner, James.
Fincher, David.
Giler, David.
Hill, Walter, 1942-
Ferguson, Larry.
Goldenthal, Elliot.
Jeunet, Jean-Pierre, 1955-
Whedon, Joss, 1964-
Frizzell, John, 1966-
Weaver, Sigourney, 1949-
Henriksen, Lance, 1940-
Skerritt, Tom
Cartwright, Veronica
Stanton, Harry Dean, 1926-
Hurt, John, 1940-
Holm, Ian, 1931-
Kotto, Yaphet, 1937-
Henn, Carrie
Biehn, Michael, 1956-
Reiser, Paul
Paxton, Bill
Dutton, Charles S
Dance, Charles
Ryder, Winona, 1971-
Perlman, Ron, 1950-
Hedaya, Dan
Freeman, J. E
Dourif, Brad, 1950-
Wincott, Michael, 1959-
Brandywine Productions
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc

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