Alien Anthology

The four films from this series are presented in eight different versions. Plus there are special features coming out of your eyeballs – 65 freakin' hours of special features. Plus the four films look great in blu-ray. This collection is for the truest of fans.

ALIEN directed by Ridley Scott:

A mining ship lands on Earth in order to investigate a received SOS. During the course of their investigation an alien attaches itself to the face of a crew member. The crew try to separate the two, but cannot. Soon all seven members of the crew are affected.

Special Features: 1979 Theatrical Version, 2003 Director's Cut with Ridley Scott Introduction, Final Theatrical Isolated Score by Jerry Goldsmith, Composer's Original Isolated Score by Jerry Goldsmith, Deleted and Extended Scenes, MU-TH-UR Mode Interactive Experience with Weyland-Yutani Datastream

ALIENS directed by James Cameron:

Ellen Ripley (Sigourney Weaver – Working Girl, Avatar) survived the ordeal with the aliens that the rest did not. Unfortunately no one believes her story about the aliens on planet LV-426.

Fifty years later the colony established on LV-426 has been wiped out. The government decides to take Ripley out of cryostasis to lead a team of space marines to the planet to find out if there are any survivors or aliens left there.

Special Features: 1986 Theatrical Version, 1991 Special Edition with James Cameron Introduction, Final Theatrical Isolated Score by James Horner, Composer's Original Isolated Score by James Horner, Deleted and Extended Scenes, MU-TH-UR Mode Interactive Experience with Weyland-Yutani Datastream

ALIEN 3 directed by David Fincher:

Ripley's (Sigourney Weaver) escape pod crashes on a prison planet and there she is stalked by an alien. She lives in an ore refinery until her employers come to rescue her.

On the planet she discovers why her pod crashed. There was an alien stowaway on it. The alien ages and begins to kill off the inhabitants. Ripley begins to realize that she does not only have to worry about the alien.

Special Features: 1992 Theatrical Version, 2003 Special Edition (Restored Workprint Version), Final Theatrical Isolated Score by Elliot Goldenthal, Deleted and Extended Scenes, MU-TH-UR Mode Interactive Experience with Weyland-Yutani Datastream

ALIEN Resurrection directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet:

Ellen Ripley (Sigourney Weaver) died 200 years ago and now she is resurrected as a human/alien clone. The purpose is for her to continue her fight against the aliens.

Special Features: 1997 Theatrical Version, 2003 Special Edition with Jean-Pierre Jeunet Introduction, Final Theatrical Isolated Score by John Frizzell, Deleted and Extended Scenes, MU-TH-UR Mode Interactive Experience with Weyland-Yutani Datastream

Disc 5:
Special Features: Making the Anthology

The Beast Within: Making ALIEN

**Star Beast: Developing the Story
**The Visualists: Direction and Design
**Truckers in Space: Casting
**Fear of the Unknown: Shepperton Studios, 1978
**The Darkest Reaches: Nostromo and Alien Planet
**The Eighth Passenger: Creature Design
**Future Tense: Editing and Music
**Outward Bound: Visual Effects
**A Nightmare Fulfilled: Reaction to the Film
**Enhancement Pods

Superior Firepower: Making ALIENS

**57 Years Later: Continuing the Story
**Building Better Worlds: From Concept to Construction
**Preparing for Battle: Casting and Characterization
**This Time It's War: Pinewood Studios, 1985
**The Risk Always Lives: Weapons and Action
**Bug Hunt: Creature Design
**Beauty and the Bitch: Power Loader vs. Queen Alien
**Two Orphans: Sigourney Weaver and Carrie Henn
**The Final Countdown: Music, Editing and Sound
**The Power of Real Tech: Visual Effects
**Aliens Unleashed: Reaction to the Film
**Enhancement Pods

Wreckage and Rage: Making ALIEN3

**Development Hell: Concluding the Story
**Tales of the Wooden Planet: Vincent Ward's Vision
**Stasis Interrupted: David Fincher's Vision
**Xeno-Erotic: H.R. Giger's Redesign
**The Color of Blood: Pinewood Studios, 1991
**Adaptive Organism: Creature Design
**The Downward Spiral: Creative Differences
**Where the Sun Burns Cold: Fox Studios, L.A. 1992
**Optical Fury: Visual Effects
**Requiem for a Scream: Music, Editing and Sound
**Post-Mortem: Reaction to the Film
**Enhancement Pods

One Step Beyond: Making ALIEN RESURRECTION

**From the Ashes: Reviving the Story
**French Twist: Direction and Design
**Under the Skin: Casting and Characterization
**Death from Below: Fox Studios, Los Angeles, 1996
**In the Zone: The Basketball Scene
**Unnatural Mutation: Creature Design
**Genetic Composition: Music
**Virtual Aliens: Computer Generated Imagery
**A Matter of Scale: Miniature Photography
**Critical Juncture: Reaction to the Film
**Enhancement Pods

**MU-TH-UR Mode Interactive Experience to Access and Control Enhancement Pods

Disc 6: The Anthology Archives

ALIEN

Pre-Production

**First Draft Screenplay by Dan O'Bannon
**Ridleygrams: Original Thumbnails and Notes
**Storyboard Archive
**The Art of Alien: Conceptual Art Portfolio
**Sigourney Weaver Screen Tests with Select Director Commentary
**Cast Portrait Gallery

Production

**The Chestbuster: Multi-Angle Sequence with Commentary
**Video Graphics Gallery
**Production Image Galleries
**Continuity Polaroids
**The Sets of Alien
**H.R. Giger's Workshop Gallery

Post-Production and Aftermath

**Additional Deleted Scenes
**Image & Poster Galleries
**Experience in Terror
**Special Collector's Edition LaserDisc Archive
**The Alien Legacy
**American Cinematheque: Ridley Scott Q&A
**Trailers & TV Spots

ALIENS

Pre-Production

**Original Treatment by James Cameron
**Pre-Visualizations: Multi-Angle Videomatics with Commentary
**Storyboard Archive
**The Art of Aliens: Image Galleries
**Cast Portrait Gallery

Production

**Production Image Galleries
**Continuity Polaroids
**Weapons and Vehicles
**Stan Winston's Workshop
**Colonial Marine Helmet Cameras
**Video Graphics Gallery
**Weyland-Yutani Inquest: Nostromo Dossiers

Post-Production and Aftermath

**Deleted Scene: Burke Cocooned
**Deleted Scene Montage
**Image Galleries
**Special Collector's Edition LaserDisc Archive
**Main Title Exploration
**Aliens: Ride at the Speed of Fright
**Trailers & TV Spots

ALIEN 3

Pre-Production

**Storyboard Archive
**The Art of Arceon
**The Art of Fiorina

Production

**Furnace Construction: Time-Lapse Sequence
**EEV Bioscan: Multi-Angle Vignette with Commentary
**Production Image Galleries
**A.D.I.'s Workshop

Post-Production and Aftermath

**Visual Effects Gallery
**Special Shoot: Promotional Photo Archive
**Alien 3 Advance Featurette
**The Making of Alien 3 Promotional Featurette
**Trailers & TV Spots

ALIEN RESURRECTION

Pre-Production

**First Draft Screenplay by Joss Whedon
**Test Footage: A.D.I. Creature Shop with Commentary
**Test Footage: Costumes, Hair and Makeup
**Pre-Visualizations: Multi-Angle Rehearsals
**Storyboard Archive
**The Marc Caro Portfolio: Character Designs
**The Art of Resurrection: Image Galleries

Production

**Production Image Galleries
**A.D.I.'s Workshop

Post-Production and Aftermath

**Visual Effects Gallery
**Special Shoot: Promotional Photo Archive
**HBO First Look: The Making of Alien Resurrection
**Alien Resurrection Promotional Featurette
**Trailers & TV Spots

ANTHOLOGY

**Two Versions of Alien Evolution
**The Alien Saga
**Patches and Logos Gallery
**Aliens3D Attraction Scripts and Gallery
**Aliens in the Basement: The Bob Burns Collection
**Parodies
**Dark Horse Cover Gallery
**Patches and Logos Gallery
**MU-TH-UR Mode Interactive Experience

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