How do the six films in the Alien series work, and how they don’t.
“I met the devil when I was a child and I’ve never forgotten him.” – Billy Crudup as Oram
“My mommy always said there were no monsters. No real ones. But there are.” – Sigourney Weaver as Ripley
“You’ve been in my life so long, I can’t remember anything else.” – Sigourney Weaver as Ripley
“We’d better get back, ’cause it’ll be dark soon, and they mostly come at night… mostly.” – Carrie Henn as Newt
“It’s got a wonderful defense mechanism. You don’t dare kill it.” – Yaphet Kotto as Parker
“Who are we if we can’t protect them?” – Emily Blunt as Evelyn Abbott
“I’m going to get the attention of all the spirits in this house.” – Lin Shaye as Elise Rainier