Year of Release: 1986 Running Time: 2 hrs. 18 min. MPAA Rating: R Director:James Cameron Screenwriter: Ronald Shusett Producers: Gale Anne Hurd Studio: 20th Century Fox
In James Cameron's suspenseful sequel, Ripley is awakened from a 57 year-long hyper-sleep to discover the The Company has sent terra-farmers to colonize Alien-infested LV-426. When contact is lost with the planet inhabitants, Ripley is recruited to join the rescue team. As she predicted, the outlook is grim and a battle to survive ensues culminating in a climactic woman v. alien queen showdown.
"Just one of those things managed to wipe out my entire crew in less than 24 hours. And if the colonists have found that ship then there's no telling how many of them have been exposed. Do you understand?"
How many years is Ripley in hyper-sleep before she is discovered at the beginning of Aliens?