iTunes

Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator
iTunes

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview, buy, or rent movies, get iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download

Alien

HD   R Closed Captioning

Ridley Scott

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download this movie.

About the Movie

Celebrate 75 Years of Screams from 20th Century Fox! The terror begins when the crew of a spaceship investigates a transmission from a desolate planet, and discovers a life form that is perfectly evolved to annihilate mankind. One by one, each crew member is slain until only Ripley is left, leading to an explosive conclusion that sets the stage for its stunning sequel, "Aliens."

Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews

TOMATOMETER

97%
  • Reviews Counted: 104
  • Fresh: 101
  • Rotten: 3
  • Average Rating: 9.0/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Fresh: An old-fashioned scary movie set in a highly realistic sci-fi future, made all the more believable by expert technical craftmanship. – Variety Staff, Variety, Jul 7, 2010

Fresh: Alien looks amazing, almost like a new film. – Glenn Abel, Hollywood Reporter, Jun 24, 2010

Fresh: Ridley Scott's new cut won't change the way people think about the movie, but it reinforces the film's strengths without alienating the series' biggest fans. – Peter Hartlaub, San Francisco Chronicle, Jun 2, 2006

Fresh: This is a screamingly spooky sci-fi tale with more than a few echoes of "The Thing" but echoes which enhance rather than detract. – Ernest Leogrande, New York Daily News, May 25, 2016

Read More About This Movie On Rotten Tomatoes

Customer Reviews

You are dealing with a perfect organism

It's about time iTunes has this movie. It's one of the best scfi horror movies I've ever seen. If u haven't seen it yet what r u doing reading this, watch it now

Alien

One of the greatest sci-fi films of all time, right after Aliens!!

Finally!

It's here, the ground breaking Sci-Fi Horror epic that changed the way we look at movies is finally available. Now you can have the epic adventure eveywhere you go. 5 stars Ridley Scott.

Alien
View in iTunes
  • $14.99
  • Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy
  • Released: 1979

Customer Ratings

Available Bundle

  1. Alien 4-Movie Collection, 20th Century Fox Film
  2. Alien 6-Film Collection, 20th Century Fox Film