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The Making of 'Alien 3' (1992)

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This made-for-TV documentary details the work that went into the production of Alien 3, David Fincher's 1992 continuation of the classic series about the battle between starship crewman ... See full summary »

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This made-for-TV documentary details the work that went into the production of Alien 3, David Fincher's 1992 continuation of the classic series about the battle between starship crewman Ripley and the killer alien species that just won't die. Science fiction fans are treated to a behind-the-scenes look at the making of this third installment of the Alien series, as well as to interviews with the director, cast members and special effects artists, who give their insights into the efforts that were needed to bring this project to completion. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <>

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26 April 2003 | by See all my reviews

I have been an alien fan for many years. When I bought Alien 3 on DVD, I had the delight of watching this "making of". It's informative and entertaining, not simple minded like the countless of other "making of specials" I have seen. It's a must see for any alien fan. There's nothing much else to say. But, there is one very big disappointment. THERE'S NO PETE POSTLTHWATE interview. That over-talented actor had the nerve to do the "LOST WORLD MAKING OF", and not the "Alien 3 Making of"! Also, I think there was a little lack of ADVENTURE'S INC'S MICHAEL BIEHN. If you have the Alien 3 DVD, go watch it now! It will make you want to cry out for butter milk. And you will be home in time for corn flakes. Oh yeah, there is another Alien 3 trailer attached at the end of making of. So, if you don't have the Alien 3 DVD, wait.......a new boxset it on the horizon. Im getting all excited just thinking about, and you know what's it going to be better than? right?

Basically to sum it all up, I rather be at home on a Tuesday morning watching "MAKING OF ALIEN 3", then be out on a Friday night with my girlfriend.

Till Then, .....shhh

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