Alien (1979) - Engineering Terror

Alien takes a B movie premise and presents it as an art film. The Discarded Image takes a closer look at the first half of the film, to understand how Ridley Scott builds tension leading up to the infamous “chestbuster” scene.


Building Tension & Suspense


The Discarded Image | Creator Spotlight


Sci-Fi Horror


Sci-Fi Horror


Ridley Scott


Alien Series