Released Date
July 18, 1986
Distributor
Twentieth Century Fox
Genre
Action
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$85,160,248 + $45,900,000 = $131,060,248
72

Sigourney Weaver

as Ellen Ripley

1955-2017

Bill Paxton

as Private Hudson

64

Paul Reiser

as Carter J. Burke

81

Lance Henriksen

as Bishop

65

Michael Biehn

as Corporal Dwayne Hicks

1942-2018

Al Matthews

as Sergeant Apone

About Aliens

Fifty-seven years after surviving an apocalyptic attack aboard her space vessel by merciless space creatures, Officer Ripley awakens from hyper-sleep and tries to warn anyone who will listen about the predators.

About

Directed by James Cameron, this sequel to the 1979 film Alien sees Ellen Ripley and a crew of soldiers battling a host of xenomorphs. The series continued with the 1992 release Alien 3. 

Trivia

The film earned seven Academy Award nominations, winning for Sound Effects Editing and Visual Effects.