Rating: 9 stars
Seen 3 times
When Ripley’s lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story—all contact is lost with the planet and colonists. They enlist Ripley and the colonial marines to return and search for answers.
Rated R | Length 137 minutes
Paul Maxwell | Paul Reiser | Bill Paxton | Michael Biehn | Lance Henriksen | Elizabeth Inglis | Jenette Goldstein | Mark Rolston | Sigourney Weaver | Carrie Henn | William Hope | Al Matthews | Colette Hiller | Daniel Kash | Cynthia Dale Scott | Ricco Ross | Tip Tipping | William Armstrong | Mac McDonald | Bob Sherman | Alan Polonsky | Holly De Jong | Stuart Milligan | Barbara Coles | Tom Woodruff Jr. | Jay Benedict | Eddie Powell | Blain Fairman | Alibe Parsons | Trevor Steedman | John Lees | Valerie Colgan | Carl Toop | Chris Webb | Jill Goldston
The action is what everyone remembers this movie for but the opening scene is such a tonally perfect match to the first movie, it’s amazing.