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Alien 3  is a 1992 science fiction/horror film. As the third installment in the Alien franchise, it is preceded by Ridley Scott's Alien and James Cameron's Aliens and is followed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet's Alien Resurrection. The film also stands as the feature film directorial debut of David Fincher.

The story has an escape pod from the ship that escaped from LV-426 in Aliens crash-landing in a refinery/prison planet, killing everyone on board except Lieutenant Ellen Ripley (Sigourney Weaver). Unknown to Ripley, an Alien egg was aboard the ship, and is born in the prison and begins a killing spree. Ripley later discovers there is also an alien growing inside her.

The film earned over $100 million outside of North America.

Third film of the Alien series.
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CastRalph Brown, Pete Postlethwaite, Sigourney Weaver, Lance Henriksen, Christopher John Fields, Holt McCallany, Charles S. Dutton, Christopher Fairbank, Brian Glover, Charles Dance
Genre:  Sci-Fi, Action, Horror, Mystery, Adventure, Fantasy
Release Date:  May 22, 1992
MPAA Rating:  R
Screen WriterWalter Hill
Runtime:  114 minutes
Studio:  Brandywine Productions
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review by . September 26, 2012
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*1/2 out of ****    "Alien 3" is a truly detestable disaster. It shall forever be known as the first truly weak link in the "Alien" franchise after an impressive two-film winning streak. It shall forever be regarded as the one bad movie that director David Fincher - who has gone on to make a name for himself with great films like "Fight Club" and "The Social Network" - ever made, that is unless he goes on to make another relatively like it. Then again, the man more or less behind …
review by . July 13, 2009
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Okay so...run around...scream....cut to that guy and then I dunno.......run somemore.
After seeing Aliens get the snotty acid blown out of them in Aliens, the wait for Alien 3 was unbearable for some and after seeing the movie, the let down was equally unbearable.      Billed as a new action movie with music video director David Fincher at the helm, Alien 3 is one of the biggest messes ever.       Ripley has survived the ordeal on LV-426 and is headed home but alas a stowaway Alien on board her ship has caused it to crash on Fiorina 161, …
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