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For questions about Ridley Scott's Alien film series and related franchise, including prequels, spin-offs, video games and more. Use with the relevant work tag such as [alien-1979], [prometheus], [alien-covenant] etc.

The Alien series is a science fiction horror film franchise, focusing on Lieutenant Ellen Ripley, played by Sigourney Weaver, and her battle with an extraterrestrial lifeform, commonly referred to as the Alien. Produced by 20th Century Fox, the series started with the 1979 film Alien, which led to three movie sequels, as well as numerous books, comics and video game spinoffs. Related to the franchise are the Alien vs Predator films, based on the related franchise which combine the Aliens with the Predators from the Predator film series.


Source: Alien franchise on English Wikipedia