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Basic facts

Original title Aliens
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Original work
Production country
Production company
Classification Tillåten från 15 år
Swedish release 1986-10-03



Original title
Swedish release title


Director of Photography
Production Designer
Film Editor


Sigourney Weaver Ripley
Michael Biehn Hicks
Paul Reiser Burke
Lance Henriksen Bishop
Bill Paxton Hudson
William Hope Gorman
Al Matthews Apone
Ricco Ross Frost
Carrie Henn Newt
Jenette Goldstein Vasquez
Mark Rolston Drake
Daniel Kash Spunkmeyer
Cynthia Scott Dietrich
Colette Hiller Ferro
Tip Tipping Crowe
Trevor Steadman Wierzbowski
Paul Maxwell Van Leuwen
Valerie Colgan ECA-representant
Alan Polonsky försäkringsmannen
Albie Parsons medicinsk tekniker
Blain Fairman läkaren
Barbara Coles kokong-kvinnan
Carl Toop alien-krigare
John Lees "power-loader"-operatören


Production company Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
Brandywine Productions Ltd
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) AB Fox Film
Distributor in Sweden (DCP) Biografcentralen 2016
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) AB Svensk Filmindustri 2006
SF Home Entertainment 2008

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 126289
Date 1986-08-13
Classification Tillåten från 15 år
Original length 4704 meters

Censorship number 126289
Date 1986-08-13
Classification Tillåten från 15 år
Original length 3763 meters
Notes Aktindelning: 504-483-508-537-446-511-443-331 = 3763 m.

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Sound system Dolby Stereo 04
Colour type Colour
Colour system Eastman Color
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in minutes 137 min

Original work

Original title Alien (Ficticious characters)
Created by Dan O'Bannon
Ronald Shusett

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1986-10-03 Draken Göteborg Sweden 137 min (70mm kopia)
1986-10-03 Scania Malmö Sweden 137 min
1986-10-03 Draken Stockholm Sweden 137 min
1986-10-03 Rigoletto 1 Stockholm Sweden 137 min (70mm kopia)
1986-10-03 Rival Stockholm Sweden 137 min (samt ytterligare 25 platser)
TV showing 1997-03-21 TV4 Sweden 132 min
1999-09-19 TV4 Sweden 132 min
2001-09-16 TV4 Sweden 132 min
DVD release 2006-03-22 Sweden
2008-11-10 Sweden
2008-01-26 Sweden
Re-release 2016-10-24 Sweden 154 min
Cinematheque screening 2016-04-23 Filmhuset Stockholm Sweden

Holdings Film

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Element type Print
Gauge 70 mm

Element type Print
Gauge 70 mm

Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 3738

Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100

Size Less than 850 x 400

Holdings Scripts

Script type Cutting continuity
Language English

Holdings Stills

Black and white print 17
Colour prints 12
Behind the scenes prints 3
Slides 9
Album No

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