Director: James Cameron
Writers: James Cameron, David Giller, Walter Hill, Dan O’Bannon, Ronald Shusett
Cast: Sigourney Weaver, Kelly Hearn, Michael Biehn, Paul Reiser, Lance Henriksen, Bill Paxton, William Hope, Janet Goldstein Eun / Al Matthews / Mark Rolston / Rico Ross / Colette Shearer / Daniel Cash / Cynthia Dale Scott / Tip Tippin / Paul Maxwell / John ·Liss/ Carl Tup/ …Collapse
Genre: Science Fiction / Action / Horror
Region: United States
Released: 1986-07-18 (USA)
Series:  Alien 2
Runtime: 137 minutes / 154 minutes (1992 special edition)
Also known as: Alien II / Alien Sequel
Rating: IMDB 8.4 / Rotten Tomatoes 97%
Rapley (Sigourney Weaver) is the only survivor of an alien on her first expedition, hibernating until she is rescued by a rescue team and returned to Earth. When she opened her eyes, she realized that she had been in hibernation for 57 years!
During this period, humans have migrated to the alien planet. When Ripley knew about it, she immediately reported to the authorities about the abnormality on the planet, but was considered either mentally abnormal or lying by the authorities. Seeing that the authorities ignored her words, rapley resolved not to get involved in anything related to aliens.
Sure enough, the people who settled on the planet where the alien was located suddenly lost contact with the earth. It was then that the authorities noticed what Rapley had reported before and decided to send troops to the rescue. Ripley is persuaded to join the rescue operation.
Another bloody battle has begun!
“Aliens” is a 1986 science fiction action film directed by James Cameron and starring Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn, and Paul Reiser. The movie is a sequel to the 1979 film “Alien” and follows Ellen Ripley (Weaver), the sole survivor of the first film, as she returns to the planet where she encountered the alien creature and teams up with a group of space marines to fight off a new infestation.
The film was notable for its intense action sequences, suspenseful atmosphere, and strong performances from its cast, particularly Weaver’s portrayal of Ripley, which has become one of the most iconic female characters in film history. The movie won two Academy Awards for Best Sound Effects Editing and Best Visual Effects and was a commercial success, grossing over $180 million worldwide.
“Aliens” was praised for its expertly crafted blend of horror and action, as well as its exploration of themes such as motherhood, corporate greed, and the fear of the unknown. The film has since become a cult classic and is widely regarded as one of the greatest science fiction films ever made.