Alien³ (1992) Movie poster and book cover compared.

Alien³

David Fincher, 1992

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Alien 3
Alan Dean Foster, 1992

NOVELIZATION

Alien 3 is a movie novelization written by Alan Dean Foster in 1992 and based on the movie Alien³, directed by David Fincher in 1992. The movie features Sigourney Weaver, Charles S. Dutton, Charles Dance, Paul McGann, Brian Glover, Ralph Brown, and others.

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RATING

6.5

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Movie Poster: Alien³ (David Fincher, 1992)

7.4

/ 10

Book Cover: Alien 3 (Alan Dean Foster, 1992)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of Alien 3, the 1992 book by Alan Dean Foster.

Alien 3

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Storyline

Following the events of Aliens, a fire starts aboard the Colonial Marine spaceship Sulaco. The computer launches an escape pod containing Ellen Ripley, the young girl Newt, Hicks, and the damaged android Bishop; Scans of the crew’s cryotubes show a Queen Facehugger attached to one member.

Movie vs Book

Poster of Alien³, the 1992 movie by David Fincher

Year

1992

Minutes

114

Movie Rate

6.50

Source: IMDb

Cover of Alien 3, the 1992 book by Alan Dean Foster

Year

1992

Pages

320

Book Rate

7.40

S: Goodreads

Book

Alien 3

Country: USA

First published in: 1992

Length: 320 pages

Genre: Fiction

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