Behind The Scenes: Alien (1979)

“Ripley: Wait a minute. If we let it in, the ship could be infected. You know the quarantine procedure. Twenty-four hours for decontamination.
Dallas: He could die in twenty-four hours. Open the hatch.
Ripley: Listen to me, if we break quarantine, we could all die.”

I have so much love for Ridley Scott’s 1979 Alien, it’s a masterpiece of Horror/Sci-Fi and thankfully we keep getting more and more looks behind the scenes on the set. Like this body bag used for Kane, take a moment and look at all of the details.

Image courtesy of Valaquen.
Image courtesy of Valaquen.

A big thanks to Valaquen for sharing this image on Imgur, follow the link to see so many more!


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Searching through the alleys for useful knowledge in the city of Nostalgia. Huge cinema fanatic and sometimes carrier of the flame for the weirding ways of 80s gaming, toys, and television. When his wife lets him he is quite happy sitting in the corner eating buckets of beef jerky.

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