Alien´s Untold Truth

Ridley Scott’s Alien is a sci-fi/horror classic, a crazy cocktail of influence that somehow manages to be more frightening than the sum of its parts. Everybody who worked on it had their own idea of what Alien would be about. Perhaps that’s why scholars, sci-fi nerds, and film critics alike continue to discover creepy, unexplored channels within this terrifying masterpiece. So now let’s take a look at the story behind Alien…

Dark Star | 0:26
Dune Connections | 1:40
Script struggles | 2:34
Ship shape | 4:13
Casting chaos | 5:05
Silly scenes | 6:15
Academic legacy | 6:57