Aliens (1986) | reviewed by: William O'Donnell | August 12, 2011
entertainment value
Military fetishism aside, James Cameron followed an atmospheric horror film with the greatest sci-fi action film yet filmed. Champion sequel
genre Action | Horror | Sci-Fi
synopsis 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.
lead actors Sigourney Weaver | Carrie Henn | Michael Biehn | Lance Henriksen | Paul Reiser | Bill Paxton | William Hope | Jenette Goldstein | Al Matthews | Mark Rolston | Colette Hiller | Daniel Kash | Cynthia Dale Scott | Ricco Ross | Tip Tipping
director James Cameron