Alien Poster

(1979)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1980

Winner
Oscar
Best Effects, Visual Effects
H.R. Giger
Carlo Rambaldi
Brian Johnson
Nick Allder
Dennis Ayling
Nominee
Oscar
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
Michael Seymour
Leslie Dilley
Roger Christian
Ian Whittaker

Golden Globes, USA 1980

Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Jerry Goldsmith

BAFTA Awards 1980

Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Production Design
Michael Seymour
Best Sound Track
Derrick Leather
Jim Shields
Bill Rowe
Nominee
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
Jerry Goldsmith
Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Costume Design
John Mollo
Best Editing
Terry Rawlings
Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Role
Sigourney Weaver
Best Supporting Actor
John Hurt

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2011

Winner
Saturn Award
Best DVD Collection
For Aliens , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
As part of the "Alien Anthology".

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

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

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1980

Winner
Saturn Award
Best Science Fiction Film
Best Supporting Actress
Veronica Cartwright
Best Director
Ridley Scott
Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Sigourney Weaver
Best Writing
Dan O'Bannon
Best Make-Up
Pat Hay
Best Special Effects
Brian Johnson
Nick Allder

British Society of Cinematographers 1979

Nominee
Best Cinematography Award
Derek Vanlint

DVD Exclusive Awards 2003

Winner
DVDX Award
Best Overall DVD, Classic Movie (Including All Extra Features)
Charles de Lauzirika
For Aliens , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
(Alien Quadrilogy).
Best Audio Commentary (New for DVD)
Ridley Scott
Ronald Shusett
Terry Rawlings
Sigourney Weaver
Tom Skerritt
Veronica Cartwright
Harry Dean Stanton
John Hurt
(Alien Quadrilogy).
Nominee
DVDX Award
Best Behind-the-Scenes Program (New for DVD)
Charles de Lauzirika
For Aliens , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
For The Beast Within: The Making of 'Alien' (2003) (Alien Quadrilogy).
Best Menu Design
Matt Kennedy
For Aliens , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
For "The Alien Quadrilogy".

Golden Schmoes Awards 2010

Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best DVD/Blu-Ray of the Year
For Aliens , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
'Anthology'

Golden Schmoes Awards 2003

Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best DVD/Blu-Ray of the Year
For Aliens , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
'Alien Quadrilogy'

Grammy Awards 1980

Nominee
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
Jerry Goldsmith

Hugo Awards 1980

Winner
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Ridley Scott (director)
Dan O'Bannon (story/screenplay)
Ronald Shusett (screenplay)

IGN Summer Movie Awards 2010

Winner
IGN Award
Best Blu-Ray
Alien Anthology

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) 2008

Winner
IFMCA Award
Best New Release, Re-Release or Re-Recording of an Existing Score
Jerry Goldsmith (music)
Douglass Fake (album producer)
Michael Matessino (album producer)
Nick Redman (album producer)
Joe Sikoryak (album art direction)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2010

Winner
Sierra Award
Best DVD
For Aliens , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
"Alien Anthology"

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2004

Winner
Sierra Award
Best DVD
For Aliens , Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection
"The Alien Quadrilogy"

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2002

Winner
National Film Registry

Online Film & Television Association 2012

Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Motion Picture

San Sebastián International Film Festival 1979

Winner
Silver Seashell
Best Cinematography and Special Effects

Satellite Awards 2004

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

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