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(1979)

Release Info

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Release Dates 

USA 25 May 1979 (limited)
Soviet Union 28 May 1979
USA 22 June 1979
Japan 21 July 1979
Brazil 20 August 1979
Puerto Rico 30 August 1979
UK 1 September 1979 (Edinburgh International Film Festival)
UK 6 September 1979 (London) (premiere)
France 12 September 1979
Belgium 13 September 1979
Colombia 13 September 1979
Spain 25 September 1979
South Africa 3 October 1979
Denmark 12 October 1979
Ireland 12 October 1979
Portugal 21 October 1979
Italy 25 October 1979
Netherlands 25 October 1979
West Germany 25 October 1979
Austria 26 October 1979
Finland 26 October 1979
Philippines 31 October 1979 (Davao)
Singapore 31 October 1979
UK 1 November 1979
Israel 2 November 1979
Sweden 2 November 1979
Cyprus 5 November 1979
Greece 5 November 1979
Norway 13 November 1979
Hong Kong 14 November 1979
Malaysia 15 November 1979
Mexico 21 November 1979
Australia 6 December 1979
India 6 December 1979
Argentina 25 December 1979
Chile 25 December 1979
Poland 1980
Bolivia 1 January 1980
New Zealand 24 January 1980
Peru 24 January 1980
Jamaica 6 February 1980
Taiwan 16 February 1980
Egypt 10 March 1980
South Africa 10 March 1980
Uruguay 28 March 1980
Venezuela 28 March 1980
Hungary 15 January 1981
India 30 January 1981
Turkey November 1981
Czechoslovakia 1 July 1982
Thailand 28 August 1982
South Korea 1 October 1987
Canada 6 September 2003 (director's cut) (Toronto International Film Festival)
France 13 September 2003 (director's cut) (Deauville Film Festival)
USA 9 October 2003 (director's cut) (Austin Film Festival)
Ireland 17 October 2003 (director's cut) (Cork International Film Festival)
Belgium 22 October 2003 (director's cut)
Germany 23 October 2003 (director's cut)
Netherlands 23 October 2003 (director's cut)
Spain 24 October 2003 (director's cut)
Mexico 24 October 2003 (director's cut)
Puerto Rico 24 October 2003 (Director's cut)
Ireland 25 October 2003 (director's cut) (Dublin Horrorthon Film Festival)
Norway 29 October 2003 (director's cut)
USA 29 October 2003 (director's cut)
UK 31 October 2003 (director's cut)
Ireland 31 October 2003 (director's cut)
France 12 November 2003 (director's cut)
Australia 13 November 2003 (director's cut)
Sweden 13 November 2003 (director's cut)
Italy 14 November 2003 (director's cut)
Poland 14 November 2003 (director's cut)
Brazil 19 December 2003 (director's cut)
Japan 31 January 2004 (director's cut)
Argentina 5 February 2004 (director's cut)
Canada 4 February 2011 (Digital Film Festival)

Also Known As (AKA) 

(original title) Alien
Argentina Alien - El octavo pasajero
Belgium (Flemish title) Alien, de achtste passagier
Bulgaria (Bulgarian title) Пришълецът
Brazil Alien, o Oitavo Passageiro
Canada (French title) L'étranger: le huitième passager
Czechoslovakia (Czech title) Vetrelec
Czechoslovakia (Slovak title) Votrelec
Czech Republic Vetrelec
Germany (director's cut) Alien - Director's Cut
Denmark Alien - Den 8. passager
Estonia (promotional title) Tulnukas
Spain Alien, el octavo pasajero
Spain (director's cut) Alien, el octavo pasajero: El montaje del director
Finland Alien - Kahdeksas matkustaja
Finland (Swedish title) Alien - den 8. passageraren
France Alien - Le 8ème passager
Greece (transliterated ISO-LATIN-1 title) Alien, o epivatis tou diastimatos
Croatia Alien: Osmi putnik
Hungary A nyolcadik utas: a Halál
Israel (Hebrew title) Ha-Nose'a HaShmini
Italy Alien
Japan (English title) Alien
Lithuania Svetimas
Mexico Alien - El octavo pasajero
Norway Alien: Den åttende passasjer
Peru Alien - El octavo pasajero
Poland Obcy - 8. pasazer Nostromo
Portugal Alien - O 8.º Passageiro
Serbia Osmi putnik
Serbia Tuđin
Russia Чужoй
Sweden Alien
Sweden Alien den åttonde passageraren
Slovenia Osmi potnik
Turkey (Turkish title) Yaratik
USA (director's cut) Alien: The Director's Cut
USA (working title) Star Beast
Uruguay Alien, el octavo pasajero
West Germany Alien - Das unheimliche Wesen aus einer fremden Welt
World-wide (Spanish title) Alien - El octavo pasajero
Yugoslavia (Croatian title) Alien: Osmi putnik
Yugoslavia (Serbian title) Osmi putnik

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