Alien (film series)
|Medium:||film, associated multi-media franchise|
|Country of Origin:||USA|
|External Links:||wikipedia on the first film, wikipedia on the franchise|
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Alien is a franchise of movies, comics, books and video games that started with the 1979 film Alien by Ridley Scott. The main character is Ripley, played by Sigourney Weaver:
- Alien (1979)
- Aliens (1986)
- Alien 3 (1992)
- Alien Resurrection (1997)
Prometheus (2012) is a prequel to the Alien series, directed by Ridley Scott and due for release in May 2012. Possibly due to the casting of Michael Fassbender as an android, fan fiction and fan art  for the movie were posted before the movie's release.
Besides the main movies there is a lot of stuff using the alien creatures from the film, such as the Alien vs. Predator movies and comics.
- Alienation (cartoons)
- Once More With Feeling (1990), gen novel
- Syndicated Images (multimedia)
- Tales of the Colonial Marines