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(1986)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1987

Won
Oscar
Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing
Don Sharpe
Best Effects, Visual Effects
Robert Skotak
Stan Winston
John Richardson
Suzanne M. Benson
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Sigourney Weaver
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
Peter Lamont
Crispian Sallis
Best Sound
Graham V. Hartstone
Nicolas Le Messurier
Michael A. Carter
Roy Charman
Best Film Editing
Ray Lovejoy
Best Music, Original Score
James Horner

Golden Globes, USA 1987

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Sigourney Weaver

BAFTA Awards 1987

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Special Visual Effects
Robert Skotak
Brian Johnson
John Richardson
Stan Winston
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Make Up Artist
Peter Robb-King
Best Production Design
Peter Lamont
Best Sound
Don Sharpe
Roy Charman
Graham V. Hartstone

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 1987

Won
ASCAP Award
Top Box Office Films
James Horner

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2004

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best DVD Collection
For Alien , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
For the "Alien Quadrilogy".

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1987

Won
Saturn Award
Best Science Fiction Film
Best Actress
Sigourney Weaver
Best Supporting Actor
Bill Paxton
Best Supporting Actress
Jenette Goldstein
Best Performance by a Younger Actor
Carrie Henn
Best Director
James Cameron
Best Writing
James Cameron
Best Special Effects
Stan Winston
Robert Skotak
Dennis Skotak
Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actor
Michael Biehn
Best Costumes
Emma Porteous
Best Make-Up
Peter Robb-King

Awards of the Japanese Academy 1987

Nominated
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Foreign Language Film

Casting Society of America, USA 1987

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Mike Fenton
Jane Feinberg
Judy Taylor

DVD Exclusive Awards 2003

Won
DVDX Award
Best Overall DVD, Classic Movie (Including All Extra Features)
Charles de Lauzirika
For Alien , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
(Alien Quadrilogy).
Nominated
DVDX Award
Best Behind-the-Scenes Program (New for DVD)
Charles de Lauzirika
For Alien , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
For The Beast Within: The Making of 'Alien' (2003) (Alien Quadrilogy).
Best Audio Commentary (New for DVD)
James Cameron
Michael Biehn
Jenette Goldstein
Carrie Henn
Christopher Henn
Lance Henriksen
Gale Anne Hurd
Pat McClung
Bill Paxton
Dennis Skotak
Robert Skotak
Stan Winston
(Alien Quadrilogy).
Best Menu Design
Matt Kennedy
For Alien , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
For "The Alien Quadrilogy".

Hugo Awards 1987

Won
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
James Cameron (story/screenplay/director)
David Giler (story)
Walter Hill (story)
Dan O'Bannon (based on characters created by)
Ronald Shusett (based on characters created by)

Kinema Junpo Awards 1987

Won
Readers' Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film
James Cameron

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2010

Won
Sierra Award
Best DVD
For Alien , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
For the "ALien Anthology"

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2004

Won
Sierra Award
Best DVD
For Alien , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
For "The Alien Quadrilogy".

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 1987

Won
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Foreign Feature

Satellite Awards 2004

Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Overall DVD
For Alien , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
For "The Alien Quadrilogy".
Best DVD Extras
For Alien , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
For "The Alien Quadrilogy".

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 1986

Won
UFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Actress
Sigourney Weaver
Tied with Marlee Matlin for Children of a Lesser God (1986).
Best Director
James Cameron
2nd place
UFCA Award
Best Writing, Screenplay - Original/Adapted
James Cameron

Young Artist Awards 1987

Nominated
Young Artist Award
Exceptional Performance by a Young Actress, Supporting Role in a Feature Film - Comedy, Fantasy or Drama
Carrie Henn

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