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Cameron reunites with a pair of ALIENS actors in AVATAR?

Published at: Jan. 17, 2007, 4:20 p.m. CST

Hey folks, Harry here... First I want to clear something up. The reason that "part two" of the Cameron interview isn't here - is that it hasn't happened yet. When James had to deal with the Malibu fire situation - well, doing the second half of our interview evaporated next to well the crazy situation that he faced. Since then, there hasn't been time, and we're hoping to finish up sometime soon. Meanwhile - some interesting word is hitting. I've had multiple sources tell me that Michael Biehn is in AVATAR. In addition - word comes today that Sigourney Weaver has alluded to being in an upcoming film of Cameron's. I'm betting that it's AVATAR. When next I speak to Jim, I'll get his perspective on these 'rumors' - but it sounds good to me.

Hello Harry, I come to your site every day, and i've heard something tonight that might interest you. I haven't read anything about it yet on any swebsite or newspaper: Sigourney Weaver was invited on a show called "le grand journal" here in france, and she was asked if she would do another "alien"... She said no, she said that everything has been said about this creature and for her, it's over.. BUT she said that she will be making a big sci-fi movie with james cameron... But she didn't want to talk too much about it... Yet i don't know if it's "battle angel alita" or "avatar"... That's it, you can call me "jerome" And continue, i just love to come by and read your articles. Jerome

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  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:27 p.m. CST

    first

    by MattyBoomStar

    first

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:26 p.m. CST

    SIGOURNEY GOTTA...Neah, forget it!

    by DynamixRo

    I'm guessing she'll have just a small role. And what about linda Hamilton, doesn't she also need a major career boost? I would have mentioned Michael Biehn as well but at least he has "Grindhouse". :)

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:26 p.m. CST

    I know I can't be first...

    by LlGHTST0RMER

    ...yes no maybe so?

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:28 p.m. CST

    First!

    by captaincosmos

    Woohoo!

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:27 p.m. CST

    Knew it.

    by LlGHTST0RMER

    I hate it when I'm right.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:28 p.m. CST

    WANKERS REALLY MAKE RAISINS!

    by coen_fan

    I am a fantastic goat.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:34 p.m. CST

    Hicks!!!!!!!!

    by SeanMiller

    "I like to keep this around for close encounters." Biehn is so awesome. Now all we need is for Paxton to sign on to have a complete Aliens reunion.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:33 p.m. CST

    Well, there is a role I can see her taking in Avatar.

    by LlGHTST0RMER

    There's the older woman working with the Avatar program who basically trains Josh (his name was Josh in the script) how to work his Avatar. The script (like everyone here hasn't read it,) describes her as being older and not much to look at in her waking life but slender, sexy and fierce in the form of her Avatar. Or she may take a role that Jim re-wrote into the new drafts of the script. Cool with me either way. The cooler news for me would be seeing Cameron and Biehn re-team. I'll be wearing my BIG happy hat if that comes to pass.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:33 p.m. CST

    Sigourney will come back for Alien 5

    by Hamish

    You know, the one that Ridley is directing...

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:41 p.m. CST

    Come on Paxton!

    by 'Cholera's Ghost

    The only human being so cool that he was killed by both the Predator and the Alien.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:43 p.m. CST

    Michael B. is the one that's gotta eat

    by ewokstew

    Seriously, someone give that man a job.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:43 p.m. CST

    PART 2's GOTTA EAT!

    by Razorback

    Come on, JC! Call the fat man!

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:43 p.m. CST

    Rotoscopers GOTTA PAY THE BILLS!

    by jack-torrance

    Michael Biehn is fucking great. I'd love to see him in this.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:44 p.m. CST

    BIEHN ROCKS

    by photoboy

    That would be awesome casting if true.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:52 p.m. CST

    You know who'll be in it?

    by Mgmax

    Jenette Goldstein.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:54 p.m. CST

    WEAVER + PAXTON +BIEHN = Yes!

    by DrTobiasFunke

    Those three were the best thing about Aliens (still one of my top 5 sci-fi films of all time) and I'd love to see them together again!

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:57 p.m. CST

    Jerome (and future AICN contributors)

    by We

    Putting your nick at the bottom of the e-mail is sufficient. There's no need for that "you can call me"-part. Just bugs me. But then I need to get a life.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 4:56 p.m. CST

    STOP YOUR GRINNIN...

    by Ray Gamma

    ...AN' DROP YOUR LINEN

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 5:03 p.m. CST

    Is this 1988?

    by VanLingoMungo

    Sigourney Weaver and Michael Biehn? Really?

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 5:02 p.m. CST

    Fake or not? SATURN 3 remake by Jim and Schwarzenegger?

    by ABking

    After Mars Arnold Visits "Saturn"? James Cameron and Arnold Remake "Saturn 3"! Reported By: TheArnoldFans.com Saturday, January 13, 2007 James Cameron, Arnold friend and movie director, has just announced not only will he get back into the director chair for AVATAR but he is also considering Schwarzenegger for a new Sci-fi role a few years down the road! Several fans, including Shannon, wrote TheArnoldFans and informed us of a "Saturn 3" remake! Shannon writes: Hi Arnold Fans, Wasssssup!? Ypu probably already heard, but on KISS-FM with odm tonight they mentioned that Cameron - while tanking on about "Avatar" and how the script is apparently terrific - also has plans to produce a remake of the Kirk Douglas movie, "Saturn 3" and possibly have 'The Old Governator' (direct quote) play the robot.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 5:09 p.m. CST

    I thought I saw Sigourney Weaver...

    by playahatersball

    turned out to be a dead horse.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 5:09 p.m. CST

    SECURE THAT SHIT HUDSON

    by Ray Gamma

    A DAY IN THE CORP IS LIKE A DAY ON THE FARM...

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 5:16 p.m. CST

    I guess she don't like the cornbread neither.

    by CreasyBear

    I may be synthetic, but I'm not stupid.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 5:16 p.m. CST

    HEY VASQUEZ, EVER BEEN MISTAKEN FOR A MAN?

    by Ray Gamma

    NO, HAVE YOU?

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 5:30 p.m. CST

    He referred to Cameron as James...

    by RetroActive

    like they're lovers or something.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 5:30 p.m. CST

    Is the guy who graced us with the dialogue for Aliens

    by CreasyBear

    really the same guy who crapped out "I'm king of the world!" What a difference a genre makes.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 5:39 p.m. CST

    game over, man, game over

    by lavatory love machine

    I was really hoping for another alien movie

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 6:02 p.m. CST

    HEY HUDSON

    by Turd Furgeson

    This Little girl survived out here with no weapons and no training.... "WHY DONT YOU PUT HER IN CHARGE!!!!!!!!!!!!""" HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA Dammit now I have to go put that DVD in!

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 6:25 p.m. CST

    Paxton also got killed by ...

    by Shan

    ... The Terminator. I guess Lance Henriksen joined at least wounded by Alien, Terminator and Predator club after AvP but Paxton got whacked by all 3.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 7:10 p.m. CST

    Awesome

    by Adam B

    I just really want to see Biehn back. But Weaver would be great too.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 7:22 p.m. CST

    I say we take off and nuke the entire site from orbit.

    by uss cygnus

    ...It's the only way to be sure. Fuckin' A!

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 7:25 p.m. CST

    The only thing that could make me look forward to...

    by Sledge Hammer

    ...Avatar even more would be casting Biehn in the film, as, moreso than any of Cameron's band of actors, I think he's always been on exactly the right wavelength with Cameron's intentions for the story being told in every single Cameron film that he's appeared in. That said, it'd be cool to see Henriksen and Paxton too, as neither has appeared in a good film, or had a really good film role in quite some time.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 7:30 p.m. CST

    Awesome news...AVATAR=me exploding

    by Rindain

    Now let's wait to hear about Paxton and Arnold. This movie is going to send chills down your spine colder than liquid oxygen.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 7:39 p.m. CST

    "They mostly come out at night...

    by fivecoat

    ...mostly."

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 7:49 p.m. CST

    sledgehammer-where the hell have you been?

    by Deus Vult

    I got caught up in a "hannibal rising" talkback for three days. wished you could have made it. and you'd be really proud to know I've been spreading the < p > love all over the site, teaching everyone the awesome trick you taught me last week during the TAINT explosion. I owe you big time--what was it, $5 via paypal?

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 8:09 p.m. CST

    Michael Biehn gotta eat

    by 13th Librarian

    Good for him, sucks no one but Cameron's ever used him for anything cool. Hope he gets a great paycheck and more roles after this..

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 8:14 p.m. CST

    And continue...

    by kafka07

    Is this dude Borat?? I hope they don't make Michael Biehn the bad guy. That's so lame when they do that, like in Abyss. He makes a good quiet/strong good guy like in Aliens and Terminator. And continue, my sister is number one prostitute in all of Kazakstan, number one exporter of potassium.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 8:37 p.m. CST

    "everything has been said about this creature"

    by Amy Chasing

    except what would happen if it landed on Earth (and no I don't include the AVP movies in the Alien series). If it's over for her, fine, but I'm still waiting for "this time, on Earth everyone can hear you scream".

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 8:46 p.m. CST

    "I am the ULTIMATE badass!"

    by veebeeyes

    "State of the badass art. You do NOT wanna fuck with me! Hey, check it out. Hey Ripley. Don't worry. Me and my squad of ultimate badasses will protect you. Hah! Check it out. Independently targetting particle beam phalanx. Pfwap! Fryout city with this puppy! We've got tactical smart missiles, phase plasma pulse rifles, RPGs, we got sonic electronic BALLBREAKERS! We got nukes. We got knives, sharp sticks..." "Knock it off, Hudson!" Ha, great stuff in that movie. Anyway, I've honestly really cared too much for Michael Biehn. Don't get me wrong, he was alright in Cameron's movies, but he never really left me impressed. I've always preferred Bill Paxton, who I think is a better actor and is also much more amusing to watch. Hope Paxton gets a role in Avatar.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 9:38 p.m. CST

    If aliens just came on board the Titanic...

    by DanielKurland

    in spite of how stupid it would be, would have been really awesome. As if a sinking ship wasn't enough, they now have to deal with that.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 9:36 p.m. CST

    WEAVERS BEVER GOTTA EAT!

    by THE KNIGHT

    ...

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 9:56 p.m. CST

    I heard that Micheal Bay wanted to...

    by Freefinger

    ... reunite Hasselhoff and K.I.T.T. in the Transformers movie. <p>...<p>But since he got more budget than expected he painted Flames on Optimus Prime.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 9:58 p.m. CST

    WHO'S GOTTA PAY THE BILLS?

    by jack-torrance

    AVATAR 2: ELECTRIC BOOGALOO

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 10:02 p.m. CST

    SNOWING in Malibu?

    by Freefinger

    Hell... been snowing in QC too... <p>Been snowing every year, we call it the "White Shit". We shovel the damn thing then once were done, a fu**ing city worker comes around and clears the snow from the road right back to your recently cleared driveway... I hate those city workers...<P>But it's good for the local tire businesses<P>I wonder if they make Snow Tires that will match Paris Hilton's dog's outfits out there in Malibu?

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 10:36 p.m. CST

    Arnold and Paxton?

    by ABking

    I heard Paxton is definetly in AVATAR! Arnold will be in one or both Cameron films. My bet is as bounty hunter/cyborg IDO in BATTLE ANGEL. Just waiting for Harry to ask Jim the question!

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 10:48 p.m. CST

    BEVER?

    by Professor Falcon

    What's a bever?

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 11:08 p.m. CST

    Deus Vult...

    by Sledge Hammer

    ...I tend to fade in and out, like an...in and out fadey thing. Or something. Guess I missed a party on the Hannibal talkback, huh?

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 11:08 p.m. CST

    GET AWAY FROM HER YOU BITCH!

    by hiperaktiv

    "Right, right. Somebody said "alien" she thought they said "illegal alien" and signed up!" Cant get enough of the Aliens quotes.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 11:10 p.m. CST

    Bay 12...please.

    by ewokstew

    Can't wait for this flick.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 11:14 p.m. CST

    ABKing, let it go man...

    by Sledge Hammer

    ...honestly I doubt Arnie will ever return to movies, much less make a return to action oriented ones, he's gone all 'respectable' now, and the fact that he stuck around to go for a second term shows that it wasn't just a whim. You might see him pop up in a cameo for one of his hollywood pals here or there, but I think ol' Arnie has moved on. Which makes me personally hope even more that Sly manages to make a real comeback.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 11:27 p.m. CST

    Excuse me sir, a-a what?

    by Sledge Hammer

    A Xenomorph.<br>It's a bug hunt. What exactly are we dealing with here?<p>Hey, everyone else is doing it...

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 11:28 p.m. CST

    regarding Sly yack

    by wanna_bannana

    Man you really do have a thing for the man, i agree the man has some serious charisma, and as much as i loved ~the first~ Rocky..most of those Q@A's were pretty lame, i mean how come no one asked him about "Rhinestone" with Dolly Parton? i mean when i watched that movie as a kid i LOVED it, even now i have a soft spot for it, and think that it took some big Jabronies to make that flick. And him singing old macdonald...i think i still have the stain from where i peed myself. It takes talent to pull off such a bad roll like that and still come out unscathed. I will give you this...Copland was a great performance for Stallone, he needs more like those. He needs to let the "image" that is sly go, and take on riskier rolls, that he can let loose and bring in an oscar. Maybe something with controversy, or invest in an independent film. There is an australian movie that i own and am rather fond of called "Bad Boy Bubby" About a 40 something male who lives with his mother in a small apartment, and everytime she leaves the apartment she makes him sit in a chair at the table and tells him not to move or he will die, and then she puts on a gask mask when she leaves the apartment...because she says the "outside world is poisoned" and he stays in that seat ,goes to the washroom in the seat,because he is to scared to move. It is a hard movie to watch and is alittle fucked, but the acting is brilliant, and it is not as vomit inducing as the love scene in "alone in the dark" All in all Sly should take on something alittle out of his "image" realm

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 11:34 p.m. CST

    OMG, wanna_bannana..

    by Amy Chasing

    that love scene in Alone In The Dark had me pissing myself - possibly the most perfect combination of visuals and music (7 seconds away) in bad cheese moofie history! As for Bad Boy Bubby - I loved what he did to his cat. :)

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 11:40 p.m. CST

    iLIKEtokeepTHIS handy(chek-cheenk) for close encounters

    by JDanielP

    I enjoy the quotes, as "ALIENS" is one of the most quotable films you'll ever see. And Michael Biehn should have made the A-LIST many years ago. I'm glad he's on board with the King.

  • Jan. 17, 2007, 11:58 p.m. CST

    We're in the Pipe five by five

    by Jugs

    ....

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 12:02 a.m. CST

    "Hudson! This little girl survived..."

    by Mr. Nice Gaius

    ...longer than that with no weapons and no training."<P>"Why don't you put her in charge?"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 12:21 a.m. CST

    amy chasing

    by wanna_bannana

    You liked what "bubby" did to his cat? I assume you meant that you were shocked by the potency and harshness of that scene, as to the fact that his mother had him so sheltered that he did not know right from wrong or had no real concept of death? because if you actually "liked" what he did to his cat i would have to respond with a " you scare me, and ...never talk to me again" but i will assume the first of the two =) because i am only slightly a bitch. But if you are actually a woman, then it would be okay either way, because women can do no wrong =P thats right yack or Vult if you "dudes" are reading this, you just keep your pickles in your pants because i am not attempting to find another woman on this site to hit on...i just figured i would clear that up now, i do know how witty you men can be, and am sure that would be the next statement from youse two monkeys....because you are original and predictable like that eh? =)<p>Love yah both

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 12:21 a.m. CST

    Are Alien quotes the new thing?

    by crider

    "They mostly come out at night.........Mostly." Oh we cant forget about Jennete Goldstien and Lance Henrikson, they gotta ea........ alright enough of that one.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 12:26 a.m. CST

    Bad Boy Bubby is a great film...

    by Sledge Hammer

    ...probably Rolf De Heer's best (though I was a big fan of The Tracker as well), and I was always surprised that Nicholas Hope never managed to go much of anywhere after a pretty stunning debut in this film.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 12:33 a.m. CST

    yes kids, don't plastic-wrap your pets

    by Amy Chasing

    I'm not condoning that at all. But yes, I liked the shocking nature of that scene mixed with the sadness of the death of his cat. One of those kinds of scenes (and films) where it slightly worried me that I was enjoying it.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 12:40 a.m. CST

    sledge hammer

    by wanna_bannana

    I like Nicholas hope in the few episodes of farscape he did or in "darkest light" but you are right aside from that he never went on to much. And finally someone who knows tracker! it is also one of my favorites...it is nice to see a movie fan on this site spreading their wings outside the realm of "indianna jones" "star wars" and such, this site promotes artists like "QT,RR,de-palma, del toro, and such, there is much more to filmaking then those names.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 12:42 a.m. CST

    Enough!

    by Yelnick McWaWa

    Not sure who started it, but please shut it the fuck up. "Gotta Eats" has grown tiresome. "...Has a beer and cheets on his wife" was funny for a day or two, but this is He Haw lame. End it now, please.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 1:02 a.m. CST

    pairing

    by wanna_bannana

    Yah i guess rachel McAdams would make a good nightime snack...but i am kind of in the mood for man loving. Even though it has to wait untill i cease to continue being "shark bait" Night buddy.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 1:19 a.m. CST

    Snakes on a alien train!!

    by Snikkar124

    She said no alien 5!GREAT.Avatar =Solaris=Battlefield Earth!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 1:32 a.m. CST

    SIGOURNEY WEAVER IS SIGNED FOR GHOSTBUSTERS VIDEO GAME!

    by wackybantha

    She will be voicing SLIMER!!!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 1:56 a.m. CST

    Yeeeeeeeeeeesssssssssssssssss!!!!!!!!!!!

    by kwisatzhaderach

    Please let it be true, pleeeeeaaaaaaaasssssseeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:19 a.m. CST

    James Cameron: Don't forget Lance Henriksen!

    by Primus

    While we're having this reunion, let's get LH onboard. He was cool too.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:22 a.m. CST

    "I may be artificial, but I'm not stupid..."

    by Primus

    Classic stuff

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:23 a.m. CST

    "That's a nice pet you got there, Bishop."

    by Primus

    Cameron's finest script hour - no, really. Well, except maybe Terminator.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:35 a.m. CST

    I hope this is true

    by Franklin T Marmoset

    It would be great to see Cameron back with Weaver and Biehn for this Avatar.<p>P.S. Thanks for all the Aliens quotes, especially the guy who posted Hudson's entire ultimate badass speach (my favourite). I had forgotten how many good lines are in that film.<p>'What do I have to do to get out of this chicken shit outfit?'

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:42 a.m. CST

    wanna_bannana...

    by Sledge Hammer

    ...yeah, I agree with you on that. One of the things that film websites like this should be actively doing far more of is spreading the word about films that don't have an advertising budget or star power to get the public eye. Sure, occasionally you get some reviews/news on the foreign or indie side of stuff, but usually it's only on the 'cool' name indies that aren't really all that indie when it comes right down to it, and which were always destined to garner some attention due to the people attached to them. <p>It's like every year that people complain that there were no good films made that year, what they usually mean is that they didn't see any good HOLLYWOOD films that year, but yet still didn't bother to expand their horizons to check out films that didn't cost multi-millions of dollars and have a big name world famous lead. There's a whole world of great cinema out there, but some of it you just have to look a little bit harder to find and experience, especially these days. So anything that helps with that is very welcome indeed. <p>I mean hell, we have columns for tv, comics, a largely useless games roundup, so why no indie spotlight? Something to get the word out about films that many people otherwise would never even hear of or know to look for. I understand that the big name films are going to continue to draw most attention, but there's plenty of room for all those other, oft neglected, corners of filmdom, it's just a shame more light isn't shined their way more often.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:41 a.m. CST

    Sledge Hammer

    by kwisatzhaderach

    Normally I would agree with you...but this is Cameron baby.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:48 a.m. CST

    Okay, so maybe Biehn...

    by DocPazuzu

    ...only got killed by two of the Big Three (Alien & Terminator), and then only indirectly, but can Paxton say he was killed by SATAN?!? Yes, in the epic biblical shlockfest, Megiddo: Omega Code 2, Biehn was indeed offed by SATAN! himself. Suck it, Paxton.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:48 a.m. CST

    We're in some real pretty shit now....

    by Grando

    Paxton and Henriksen FTW!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:52 a.m. CST

    it's "I may be synthetic, but I'm not stupid"...

    by Sledge Hammer

    ...sorry, had to correct. It's like geek law or something. <p> Hey, listen! We're all in strung out shape. But stay frosty. And alert. We can't afford to let one of those bastards in here...

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:53 a.m. CST

    How do I get out of this chiken shit outfit...

    by Grando

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:04 a.m. CST

    Sledge Hammer

    by Primus

    Thanks for the correction! Y'know, it kinda sounded wrong when I typed it, but I couldn't quite place it... Oh god, so embarressed now... it's clearly been too long since I last saw it. Geeks everywhere, my humblest and most profuse apologies. "Look into my eye..."

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:06 a.m. CST

    Anyone ever see the Battle Angel anime?

    by Doc_Strange

    I remember seeing it in the early 90's. It was pretty cool, good action, gratuitous nudity, gobs of blood, and some good cyber-punk elements, basically everything that one looks for in anime. Also, I believe the ninja character design was stolen by Rob Liefeld for use in one of his shitty comics. The only thing I didn't like was the ending. It just seemed very tragic and unfulfilling. I'm not aware if they ever made any more after that and I don't know how well it would translate to the big screen but I think Cameron's up to the task.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:10 a.m. CST

    Well as everyone else is at it.....

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    "Ok people you heard the man, assholes and elbows. Hudson, come here....come HERE!!" "Get on the ready line, get on the ready line!!! GRRRRRR! Absolute BADasses!!!!" Ahh, much love to Apone.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:32 a.m. CST

    You are forgiven Primus...

    by Sledge Hammer

    ...but just this time. Just. This. Time. <p>Alright, we waste him. No offense...

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 4:27 a.m. CST

    Sigourney Weaver as a CAT-GIRL?

    by godoffireinhell

    Isn't she too old by now to even play a CAT-MILF? CAT-GRANNY?

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 4:27 a.m. CST

    Re: Battle Angel anime

    by godoffireinhell

    Yeah, I saw it too. It's OK but nothing special. It may be a good thing it's out of print. Anyway, the anime covers the first four volumes of the manga IIRC and there is a TON of material happening afterward. So, if you are interested to find out the rest of her adventures buy the comics.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 4:36 a.m. CST

    This floor's freezing

    by Pimbully

    "Christ. I never saw such a buncha old women. You want me to fetch your slippers, Hudson?" "Would you, Sir?"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 4:45 a.m. CST

    "There are some juicy colonists' daughters...

    by Primus

    ...we have to rescue from their virginity!"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 4:48 a.m. CST

    I have a lovely scar on one of my knuckles

    by DirkD13"

    From drunkenly attempting the Bishop knife trick. You know you've all tried it.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 4:46 a.m. CST

    "A day in the corps is like a day on the farm!"

    by Primus

    "Man I LOVE the corps!"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 4:58 a.m. CST

    The last half-hour of Aliens

    by DirkD13"

    Is probably the most intense and suspenseful thing that will ever be committed to film as long as films are made.<p>James Cameron doing more badass sci-fi action? I'm there, with fucking bells on.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 5:13 a.m. CST

    I am mostly enjoying this talkback. Mostly.

    by Franklin T Marmoset

    I love these positive talkbacks, but I always end up buying a DVD at lunchtime because of it. I no longer have my Alien Quadradingdangdoodly DVD set, so I'm off to get Aliens to watch in a bit. You funny bastards are costing me money!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 6:31 a.m. CST

    Somebody wake up Hicks

    by conbarba

    yeah

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 6:32 a.m. CST

    Somebody wake up Hicks

    by conbarba

    yeah

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 6:33 a.m. CST

    oops

    by conbarba

    i guess this talkback dont like cornbread

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 6:33 a.m. CST

    Michael Biehn is a bad ass and not in nearly enough...

    by Dr_Zoidberg

    films. Honestly, last good role he had was in The Rock as a marine who had a good throw of words with Ed Harris. I vaguely remember him in Cherry Falls, playing a sherriff who got his ass kicked by a tranny... so we won't bring that one up here... The original COME WITH ME IF YOU WANT TO LIVE!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 7:22 a.m. CST

    Don't forget Johnny Ringo . . .

    by Nice Marmot

    . . . from Tombstone. Not enough screen time though.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 7:31 a.m. CST

    Ringo is no daisy

    by just pillow talk

    but Doc is his huckleberry.<p>Very cool casting news, too bad this movie isn't coming out like this year. Crap!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 7:45 a.m. CST

    Am I the only one...

    by DocPazuzu

    ...who remembers one of the funniest TBs of all time -- a LOTR TB -- where talkbackers kept putting Hicks in LOTR situations as a member of the Fellowship? His lines from Aliens were used to hilarious effect.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 7:46 a.m. CST

    Hicks = Hudson

    by DocPazuzu

    Fuck! *hands over geek card for destruction*

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 7:57 a.m. CST

    Fer shame DocPazuzu!! I will now take your geek card...

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    and use it as toilet paper!!! My god man! What a mistakea to makea!!! As punishment for this horrifying infringment you must now lick Harrys rag on a stick (yes the one he cleans himself with)!!!!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:07 a.m. CST

    abomination

    by kwisatzhaderach

    Spot on the money...January 18th will now officially be known as MICHAEL BIEHN DAY

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:08 a.m. CST

    THE SEVENTH SIGN

    by kwisatzhaderach

    Biehn was cool in this too, a great neglected gem from the 80's starring Jurgen Prochnow. Great film.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:12 a.m. CST

    "Let's build a fire, sing a few songs."

    by JDanielP

    Count me surprised that nobody's mentioned that line.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:22 a.m. CST

    'What are we supposed to use, harsh language!'

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    'Stay frosty people' "'It's hot....'yeah but its a dry heat!''Shut up Hudson'

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:28 a.m. CST

    "I don't guess she likes the cornbread, neither."

    by JDanielP

    Great flick, "ALIENS", ...so keep'em comin'.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:31 a.m. CST

    "At least they don't...

    by Franklin T Marmoset

    fuck each other over for a percentage!"<p>Too true, Ellen Ripley, too true.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:33 a.m. CST

    "Pindejo jerk-off!"

    by Franklin T Marmoset

    You tell him, Vasquez.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:34 a.m. CST

    It's reading right, look...

    by Shangorilla

    Well you're not reading IT right!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:35 a.m. CST

    "See you, Hicks..."

    by Ghostball

    "Dwayne. It's Dwayne." "Ellen." "Don't be gone long, Ellen." The last ever actual dialogue between Ripley and Hicks. Gold - but only on Director's cut, as I recall. Yep - Biehn owned. Hope he gets to KICK SOME in Avatar.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:35 a.m. CST

    "'See you Hicks' 'It's Duayne'".........

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    Even with a name like Duayne he's still one cool sonofabitch!!!!!!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:35 a.m. CST

    Aww Ghostball, beat me to the line by 17 secs!!!!!

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    And yes it was only in the Special Edition.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:37 a.m. CST

    "Is this gonna be a stand up fight, sir...

    by Franklin T Marmoset

    or another bug hunt?"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:38 a.m. CST

    Right, Sir Guy

    by NoHubris

    Characters in ALIENS like Drake, Vasquez, and Dietrich were great characters who also had great, unforgettable dialogue.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:41 a.m. CST

    'I just wanna know one thing....where they are'

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    Ahh Vasquez, representing for the hardass dykes of the world!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:40 a.m. CST

    Oh great now my talkbacks are slipping back in time!

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    WAAAA!!!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:42 a.m. CST

    Aliens gotta... (heh,heh) "EAT THIS!" (BOOOOM!!!!)

    by JDanielP

    Keep'm comin'.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:45 a.m. CST

    Vasquez, a dyke?

    by NoHubris

    Hudson: Hey Vasquez, have you ever been mistaken for a man?<P>Vasquez: No, have you?

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:45 a.m. CST

    "There goes our salvage, guys."

    by JDanielP

    Maybe we should've started with this line and worked our way through the entire flick.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:49 a.m. CST

    "How can they do that man, they're animals!"

    by Osmosis Jones

    "Now all we need is a deck of playing cards."

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:52 a.m. CST

    Strap this on your sore ass, Blain!

    by Strabo

    Wait, sorry, wrong movie. This should be in the AVP2 talkback.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:55 a.m. CST

    "Yeah. Yeah. Bishop should go. Great idea!"

    by JDanielP

    Damn, I want another ALIENS flick of this quality.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9:08 a.m. CST

    some kind of secreted resin. --But secreted from what?

    by JDanielP

    Couldn't we just do this all day long?

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9:09 a.m. CST

    I always loved...

    by Sledge Hammer

    ...how Biehn as Hicks silently mimicked the "Where. They. Are" ending bit as Vasquez was doing her macho posturing schtick - such a great, simple and subtle character moment that said so much about this particular grunt.<p>Remember, short, controlled bursts.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9:12 a.m. CST

    Must... keep... checking in on... Ultimate... Quotefest

    by Ghostball

    "We manufacture those by the way..." First sign that Burke was a baaad boy

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9:13 a.m. CST

    Continuing the quotes

    by Cobbio

    As Vasquez ignores the order not to use live ammo, lifts her giant gun and opens fire into the alien nest: "Let's Rock!!!"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9:24 a.m. CST

    Whoever said Ridley is doing Alien 5 should stop

    by emeraldboy

    day dreaming. It aint going to happen.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9:25 a.m. CST

    'I gotta bad feeling about this drop'

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    Ok i'll stop now....for a while!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9:27 a.m. CST

    Well, that's great. That's just fucking great, man...

    by Sledge Hammer

    ...Now what the fuck are we supposed to do? We're in some real pretty shit now, man!<br>Are you finished?

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9:31 a.m. CST

    DocP

    by Cobbio

    Hey DocPazuzu, where's that LOTR talkback you mentioned where Hicks quotes were used "to great effect"? I'd love to read that shit and laugh.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9:31 a.m. CST

    Hiss. Snap. Squeal.

    by Sledge Hammer

    Oh those wacky Aliens. What? This is Aliens quotes, right?

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9:34 a.m. CST

    There is only person who should attempt

    by emeraldboy

    Alien5. Danny boyle and his team. He and his team were all signed up to do Alien 4 and the got screwed and look what happend. He went on to do that dreadful movie with Cammy Diaz. Cammy ten 10 years ago on screen answering the door having stepped out of a shower. MMMMMMMMM. Danny boyle is a great filmmaker. I would love to see what he can do with alien.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9:44 a.m. CST

    Emerald boy -

    by Ghostball

    you want the guy who made A Life Less Ordinary to do another ALIEN? Scuse me if I'm out of line, sir, but wasn't ALLO the worst film in, like, history? Although, I think I can see your train of thought - I'm still having nightmares about that movie to this day...

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9:43 a.m. CST

    He's just a grunt. No offense.

    by elric666

    Pretty sad. The AvP dreck is ruining so many things with the Alien franchise. There are so many things yet to explore like the Alien homeworld and just the universe that the story plays around in itself. Shut off the AvP and let's get a serious Alien 5 script in the hopper.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9:49 a.m. CST

    Cobbio

    by DocPazuzu

    I wish I could find that TB with the Hudson/LOTR interface, but I just can't. Don't know if the TB was lost in the Great Purge or what the deal is. I tried googling all manner of phrase combos in conjunction with "aintitcool" and LOTR terminology but didn't get any results. Maybe someone else remembers? I think it was one of the Two Towers talkbacks actually.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 10:05 a.m. CST

    Re: Doc

    by Cobbio

    That's cool, DocP. Thanks for trying to find it for us. Maybe someone else knows where it is.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 10:10 a.m. CST

    Well thats all very well DocPazuzu......

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    but have you licked Harrys rag yet?? People want answers! Pazuzuuuuuu!! PAZUZUUUUUU!!!!!.....ok, i'll go take me meds now.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 10:16 a.m. CST

    what, no FIANCEE anecdote?

    by jrbarker

    amazing

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 10:29 a.m. CST

    So you're talkin' about a thermonuclear explosion

    by Jugs

    ..and "Adios, muchachos."

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 10:31 a.m. CST

    We're on an express elevator to hell - going down!

    by Jugs

    ....

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 10:31 a.m. CST

    "Oh yeah, sure! With those things running around?...

    by fivecoat

    ...You can count me out."

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 10:33 a.m. CST

    "You maybe haven't been keeping up on current events...

    by fivecoat

    ...but we just got our asses kicked, pal!"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 10:49 a.m. CST

    Re ghostball

    by emeraldboy

    There are a lot of other films that are worse ALLO. The movies of Uwe Boll, I would contend are the worse films ever made. But I have seen Baby the last dinosaur and the care bears movie and flight of the navigator and Vincent Wards Navigator. easily of the worst of film I have ever seen. Critics top ten list my ass and dont get me started on that film by Roeg Walkabout, zzzzzzzzz.....

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 10:49 a.m. CST

    emeraldboy

    by kwisatzhaderach

    you are joking right? Ward's Navigator is awesome and so is Walkabout...

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 10:56 a.m. CST

    Ripley Hudson vs Burke

    by Sagan

    Ripley:...then he could have dropped the bodies and made up whatever history he want.... Hudson: FUCK! .....he's dead.... love the delivery of "FUCK!"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 10:56 a.m. CST

    and of course!!!!

    by Sagan

    Ripley: how long after we are declared overdue we can expect a rescue mission? (Tense silence) Hicks: ...seventeen days Hudson: seventeen days? man i dont wanna rain on your parade but we're not gonna last seventeen hours!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 11 a.m. CST

    Ferro Starcraft Quotes

    by Sagan

    "hang on we're in for some chop" - "We're in the pipe, five by five..."

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 11:28 a.m. CST

    elric666

    by conbarba

    None taken

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 11:29 a.m. CST

    "Yeah man, but it's a dry heat!"

    by Abin Sur

    "Knock that shit off, Hudson!"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 11:34 a.m. CST

    Big_Bubbaloola

    by DocPazuzu

    No, but I have smelled the glove.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 12:14 p.m. CST

    "Do you realize it's snowing in my room goddammit!"

    by Mr. Nice Gaius

    Sorry, wrong movie...

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 12:15 p.m. CST

    It doesn't matter ...

    by Trachten

    ... when it's Arcturian, baby!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 12:22 p.m. CST

    She's supposed to be some kind of cosultant.

    by Trachten

    Apparently she saw an alien once.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 12:28 p.m. CST

    He's coming in.

    by Trachten

    I feel safer already.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 12:35 p.m. CST

    I got signals, I got readings in front and behind!

    by Trachten

    Look, I'm telling you, there's something moving and it ain't us!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 1:02 p.m. CST

    MNG

    by DocPazuzu

    "How about... a nice greeeeaaasy pork sandwich.... served in a dirty ashtray?" Chet rules!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 1:06 p.m. CST

    ATTENTION AICN'rs!!

    by wanna_bannana

    Clearance sale at Wallmart!!!<p> Okay well not really, but if you geeks need a break from being such heavy nerds and want to come and join some lighter conversation for abit feel free, we welcome you! Comon, you cannot spend everyday just arguing about why optimus prime has flames, or who drew the first matte painting for star wars. People need to lighten up...so come for the comraderie!! And you will be all the more cooler for it =) You cannot pass on that...when was the last time you felt cool? highschool? This is a chance to bond and share stories. Lets spice this site up! lets not fight, lets appreciate and be part of the spectacular AICN click!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 1:10 p.m. CST

    Acting Vs. Script...Oh, Biehn's BACK baby..

    by nomihs

    I am laughing my ass off remembering all of these lines, even the shout out to Weird Science, and I wonder...Is it the lines on a page or is the delivery of those lines that make it what they are, or were? I for one think that Bill (Hudson) Paxton was the best of em all for delivery. He was over the top on some, but really seemed to know who his character was in that film. Biehn's BACK, bring on the Biehn.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 1:15 p.m. CST

    wb is on a mission to spread Christmas cheer

    by just pillow talk

    year-round! Is part III of your story now going to this thread or the Spidey one?

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 1:22 p.m. CST

    DocPazuzu - RE: Chet rules!

    by Mr. Nice Gaius

    Hell yeah, amen!<P>"He pukes...you die."

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 1:23 p.m. CST

    'Cow...another cow' 'I think that was the same one'

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    Ok, I admit, this getting silly.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 1:27 p.m. CST

    Oh one more then......

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    "Lady, I wanna get to the bottom of this. ASAFP." "Oh, so do I." "But first I'd like to... butter your muffin." "Why do you have to be such a wanker?" "Because I get off on it!"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 1:29 p.m. CST

    Johnny Ringo

    by apersonofinterest

    Johnny Ringo: Isn't anyone here man enough to play for blood? Doc Holliday: I'm your huckleberry.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 1:33 p.m. CST

    why Johnny Ringo, you look like someone

    by just pillow talk

    just walked over your grave...<p>He didn't have the good lines in that one, they were all Val's. He was just too high strung...

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 1:46 p.m. CST

    "Do you think they enjoy...

    by DocPazuzu

    ...being catatonic in a closet?"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:07 p.m. CST

    HICKS GOTTA EAT, DA BOY'S AS HUNGRY AS A DOG!!!!

    by alucardvsdracula

    Oh and in case you need evidence, check out this mother fucker, directed by the bastard off spring of Godfather Coppola.. and also starring Twat O Twat's Nicky Cage in the most BIZARRE peformance of his entire career.... http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0106684/ Seeing is believeing.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:11 p.m. CST

    Whatever happened to the rule of Biehn?

    by CarefulBen

    Smooth shaven = goodie, facial hair = baddie. Did I just dream this rule? Was he evil in Jade? Does he have a 'tache in Dragon Squad? It used to be so easy - Biehn and Paxton working as a team, the universe sleeping easy...

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:12 p.m. CST

    MOTHER FUCKER: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0106684/

    by alucardvsdracula

    I saw it whilst on holiday a couple of years back in Spain, and felt like having a long slow blow job by an old toothless STD ridden granny, kinda weird and definately, definately wrong, but you just can't stop till the end.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:16 p.m. CST

    "Hey, that smells pretty good!...

    by DocPazuzu

    ...Now make yourself one, dickweed!"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:29 p.m. CST

    Evil Biehn also had facial hair in Tombstone

    by CarefulBen

    But then, so did everyone else. Man, that's a good film, especially if you're a fan of the big 'tache

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:35 p.m. CST

    Kurt's was pretty nifty

    by just pillow talk

    You gonna just stand there and bleed?

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:42 p.m. CST

    Sam Elliott is...

    by palimpsest

    ...the king of movie facial hair. You just know he shaves between every meal. With a flint axe.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 2:41 p.m. CST

    "This is a Persing Missile, Chip!".

    by Mr. Nice Gaius

    "Chet. My name is CHET. And I didn't think it was a whale's dick, honey."

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:13 p.m. CST

    If a genie were to grant me one wish...

    by CarefulBen

    ...I'd be Sam Elliot. Yup

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:18 p.m. CST

    here's another one

    by Pimbully

    Wake up pendejo! I'm gonna kill you, you useless fuck!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:19 p.m. CST

    True. Paxton does really deliver a line...

    by NoHubris

    ...even when directing himself.<P>"Only demons should fear me... and you're not a demon are you?"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:20 p.m. CST

    Looks like some sort of secreted resin

    by Frank Rook

    But secreted from what

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:24 p.m. CST

    so much love

    by Pimbully

    for a movie, thats one of the reasons i come here. if only cameron could read this.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:23 p.m. CST

    "Wierzbowski!!!"

    by Frank Rook

    "Wierzbowski!!!"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:25 p.m. CST

    "Looks like love at first sight"

    by Frank Rook

    "Oh he loves you Burke"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:26 p.m. CST

    "He's coming in"

    by Frank Rook

    "I feel safer already"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:30 p.m. CST

    Aliens Vs Elliott

    by palimpsest

    Laconic bitchslapping of xenomorphs ahoy!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:32 p.m. CST

    ok ok just one

    by Pimbully

    BURKE:This is clearly an important species we're dealing with here. We can't just arbitrarily exterminate them. RIPLEY: Bullshit! VASQUEZ:Yeah, bullshit. Watch us.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:31 p.m. CST

    "Dammit, that's not all!"

    by Frank Rook

    "Cause if one of those things get's down here that will be all. And this, all this bullshit you think is so important, you can kiss all that goodbye!"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:38 p.m. CST

    "Man, I'm telling you, I got a bad feeling... "

    by Frank Rook

    about this drop" "You always say that Frost, you always say I got a bad feeling about this drop" "Ok. When we get back without you, I'll call ya folks"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:39 p.m. CST

    DAMN YOU BISHOP!

    by Frank Rook

    DAMN YOU BISHOP!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:44 p.m. CST

    wanna_bannana's proposal

    by Amy Chasing

    Where shall we have our light conversation? Because while the top talkbacks are based around Aliens, Spider-Man, POTC, and the gratuitous Optimus Nipples & Gotta Eat Flames (or was that a spoonerism I was thinking of?) I'm afraid this isn't a particularly conducive environment for talk on how "Bad Eggs" is a great Australian comedy that probably no one's heard of, or the affect "Russian Ark" had on me (I consider it one of the greatest European films ever made), let alone asking "how you going, and what's new in your life". Maybe in a different talkback - the Stargate one is pretty quiet ;)

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:45 p.m. CST

    My turn

    by dandosama

    Drake, check your camera. There seems to be a malfunction. *Whang* That's better.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:48 p.m. CST

    Newt

    by dandosama

    My name's Newt. Nobody calls me Rebecca except my brother.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 3:49 p.m. CST

    "I say we grease this....

    by Frank Rook

    rat-fuck son of a bitch right now!"

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 4:16 p.m. CST

    Hey, Hicks ...

    by Trachten

    ... man, you look just like I feel.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 4:25 p.m. CST

    Amy Chasing and Wanna Banana

    by MrJJonz

    Apparently the fun has been missed. There was a much loved (by those involved at least) TB that happened on Hannibal Rising which involved about 30 posts revolving around said film and then about 800 revolving around anything from the casting of Thundercats to the origins of the bible.<P>I myself was lucky to be involved in this and if Deus views this I'd love to know how much he got for my cat on ebay

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 4:30 p.m. CST

    What do you mean, they cut the power?

    by CarefulBen

    How could they cut the power man? They're animals? Yeah, Avatar needs some Paxo. Here's something funny - Biehn does K2, Paxton goes up the same mountain in Vertical Limit. They know they belong together.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 4:46 p.m. CST

    Mr Biehn

    by MrJJonz

    I'm sure I've only seen 3 of his films - Terminator, Aliens and Tombstone - and you know what . . .I'm still unsure of how to pronounce his surname<P>Hopefully not pronounced as Michael Benn as this has other repurcussions as any Brit will tell you. (All politics and what not)<P>Would I have wanted to see him in other stuff . . yeah probably<P>Oh and feel free to list several other films he has been in that I have forgotten about

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 4:53 p.m. CST

    And that

    by MrJJonz

    would also make him Mr Ben - another Brit ref - you US of A kids will have to trust me on these things

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 5:08 p.m. CST

    little girl survived longer than that with no weapons..

    by Bill Clay

    So why don't you put her in charge?

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 5:29 p.m. CST

    Mr Ben, for the uninitiated

    by CarefulBen

    Is a British cartoon about a bourgouis fantasist beloved of small children and hippies. Mr Biehn on the other hand is a cult actor who plays navy seals or marines, and turns evil when he grows a 'tache....mostly

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 5:33 p.m. CST

    Quotable

    by Cobbio

    I hope "Avatar" is as eminently quotable as "Aliens". Goddamn, do I.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 6:20 p.m. CST

    Good question about pronounciation

    by CarefulBen

    I'm guessing "Bee-en", but who knows with these crazy Hollywood types, with their Rafe Fines, and their Du-mee Moores. Anyone know for sure?

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 6:54 p.m. CST

    I thinks it's Bean

    by veebeeyes

    I recall watching some behind the scenes show about the movie The Rock, and everyone was saying "Bean". I could be wrong though. And another great Aliens quote was "Christ kid, look out!" Simple yes, but it worked because of the delivery. And I always chuckled at that quote. Because Hudson is saying it as if to say "look out, there's an Alien there!" Haha, as if Newt didn't already notice.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 7:44 p.m. CST

    WEAVERS BEAVER GOTTA EAT BLUE-CAT MAN MEAT

    by misnomer

    flames on kevin smith=nipples on organic web shooters

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 7:46 p.m. CST

    yeah! let the doll go first!

    by misnomer

    yeah! let the doll go first!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:39 p.m. CST

    Bill Clay

    by Mr. Nice Gaius

    I already did that one, asshole.<P>:^)

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:52 p.m. CST

    watch your corners...WATCH YOUR CORNERS!!

    by Trimtab

    say again?

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:54 p.m. CST

    what's this? That's the grenade launcher...

    by Trimtab

    ...but you don't want to mess with that.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 8:55 p.m. CST

    get away from her YOU BITCH!!!!!!!

    by Trimtab

    HWAAAAAAAAAAGHHHGGHHH!!!!!!!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9 p.m. CST

    fire...in...cryogenics....fire...in...cryogenics....

    by Trimtab

    wait a minute...that's the wrong Alien movie. Never mind!

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 9:03 p.m. CST

    Saturn 3 sucks

    by Norm3

    Why remake it. I though Cameron only makes his own scripts now wasn't that the excuse for not doing Spiderman.

  • Jan. 18, 2007, 11:38 p.m. CST

    here yah go

    by wanna_bannana

    My favorite scene in "aliens"<p>Ripley: Well, someone's gonna have to go out there. Take a portable transmitter and patch in manually. Hudson: Oh yeah, sure! With those things running around? You can count me out. Hicks: Yeah I guess we can just count you out of everything, Hudson. Hudson: That's right, man. Bishop: [speaking under Hudson] I'll go. Hudson: Hey, why don't you go, man! Bishop: [more loudly] I'll go. Ripley: What? Bishop: I'll go. I mean, I'm the only one qualified to remote-pilot the ship anyway. Hudson: Yeah right, man, Bishop should go. Good idea! Bishop: Believe me, I'd prefer not to. I may be synthetic, but I'm not stupid.

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 12:16 a.m. CST

    Why not have the entire Aliens cast in this film

    by Floyd_Dylan

    Be like a reunion of sorts.

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 1:59 a.m. CST

    'Ah hate 'em when they ain't been shaved'

    by Franklin T Marmoset

    Since we're veering off on a Paxton-related digression. Also, it was an Aliens reunion of sorts.<p>'Wooo-ee! We're in shit-kicker heaven!'

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 4:05 a.m. CST

    Wierzbowski!

    by CuervoJones

    Spunkmeyer!

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 6:09 a.m. CST

    Apone owned.

    by Ghostball

    'Keep in touch, people..."

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 6:17 a.m. CST

    Bishop's redeems the androids race...

    by Ghostball

    "I had to take off and circle around, the supports we're getting too unstable..."

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 6:18 a.m. CST

    Watch those apostraphes.

    by Ghostball

    And s's.

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 6:28 a.m. CST

    El Riesgo Siempre Vive

    by CuervoJones

    yeah

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 6:37 a.m. CST

    Hey, folks!

    by Ghostball

    Win a chance to be a killed extra in a movie produced by people who remake perfectly good movies that are only twenty years old! Regardless of any ability! Woopee fucking doo!

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 7:18 a.m. CST

    I have seen some of vincent Wards work

    by emeraldboy

    I saw The navigator over twenty years when it first came. Next year is its twentieth 20th anniversary. I remember going to see it wit my older brother in the now defunct lighthouse cinema and I was 14 years old when I saw that movie. There is no doubt that ward has great eye and I also saw map of the human heart, that was one of the most visually breathtaking films that I ever seen and the story was really moving, heartbreakingly sad and there is one other film he did that I saw that cant remember the name. He made some film in 2005 with Samantha Morton called the river queen. I also Baraka people of the rainforest and those film with unprouncable names.

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 7:21 a.m. CST

    the other ward film was

    by emeraldboy

    What dreams may come. Boring, pretentious, longwinded, dull yet this was a film with oustanding imagery. Map of the human human heart is wards masterpiece.

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 7:58 a.m. CST

    Ok, gues the Paxton movie time....

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    "But what about their husbands?" "Dickless! I mean let's face it, if they were taking care of business, I'd be outta business!"

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 7:59 a.m. CST

    "Let's face it. The 'Vette... gets 'em wet!"

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    Aww this is a fun talkback, let's keep going......

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 9:09 a.m. CST

    Agree with you Abom....Alien 3 was underated.

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    But the first time I saw it in the cinema, I nearly punched one of the cinema attendants in the face I was so mad about that film. Then I went back 3 years later and enjoyed the hell out of it. I think the reason for the madness was I thought Fincher had ruined the franchise, but I was biased as Aliens was the first 18 rated movie I ever saw. What an eye-opener!!!

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 9:46 a.m. CST

    Just curious, did anyone here visit Alien Experience...

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    when it was at the Trocodero in Londona bout 10-12 years back. Now that was fun!!!!!!!!!

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 9:50 a.m. CST

    Yeah, but try getting a quotefest for Alien 3 going

    by CarefulBen

    Just doesn't have that magic. Doesn't look so bad now though, when we have to put with AvP

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 10 a.m. CST

    Dude my turd has more verbal skill than the AvP script

    by Big_Bubbaloola

    And they're doing an AvP2!!!!! Oh.....My......God!!!

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 11:33 a.m. CST

    Look, We've got 7 Cannisters of CN-20....

    by uss cygnus

    ...I say we roll them in there and nerve gas the whole fucking nest.

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 12:08 p.m. CST

    Just tell me one thing...

    by Wave Motion Gun

    RIPLEY: We're going out there to destroy them, right? Not to study. Not to bring back. But to wipe them out. BURKE: That's the Plan. RIPLEY: All right, I'm in.

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 1:32 p.m. CST

    God, I remember That attraction

    by emeraldboy

    I was visiting with my late mother. It was supposed to be really scary, the alien experience, we went to the trocedero and the alien experience was shut, due to either a fire or bomb threat. I cant remember.

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 2:54 p.m. CST

    Sir Guy...

    by Leto III

    ...you need to read Frank Darabont's comments on that subject in the excellent SHAWSHANK screenplay book. During his comments in the book, Darabont takes great pains to emphasize in no uncertain terms (as did Stephen King in the original novella) that Rolston's character Bogs *was not* homosexual -- he was simply a goddamned rapist who turned to men when he couldn't get pussy in lockdown.

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 3:52 p.m. CST

    10 Minutes...If we ain't outa here by then...

    by uss cygnus

    We ain't gonna need no rocket to fly through space.

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 5:15 p.m. CST

    DRAKE WAS NOT GAY...

    by Trimtab

    in Aliens. He told VASQUEZ "you're just too bad" as they clasp hands in recognition after she out Hudson in his place. I don't know where the fuck you're getting him saying only "too bad" to Vasquez....

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 5:17 p.m. CST

    "Not that there's anything wrong with it"

    by Trimtab

    ...and I mean to say "after she PUT Hudson in his place..."

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 11:22 p.m. CST

    "Remember, we're lookin' for civvies down here"

    by Frank Rook

    Have we covered the entire script yet?

  • Jan. 19, 2007, 11:26 p.m. CST

    "Looks like somebody bagged one of Ripley's bad guys"

    by Frank Rook

    Guess we haven't covered everything

  • Jan. 20, 2007, 2:46 a.m. CST

    Big Bubbalula Yes I was there with my brother..

    by Jugs

    we were both drunk as farts and had a good laugh. Though I didn't like how the marines ran you out of the 'tunnels' straight into the 'Aliens' giftshop. Man those were the days!

  • Jan. 20, 2007, 2:16 p.m. CST

    Re: Sir Guy (again)

    by Leto III

    ...Yeah, apologies if it came off as intense (wasn't trying to sound that way), but after checking the book again, I realize that I was directly (and subconsciously) quoting Darabont's actual verbiage -- he calls Bogs "a goddamned rapist" in the text...though the intent of both the screenwriter and the original author was still that Bogs was a straight man who turned to male-tail after getting deprived of little girls or whatever in the slam.

  • Jan. 20, 2007, 3:02 p.m. CST

    I can't lie to you about your chances, but...

    by Ultron ver 2.0

    ... you have my sympathies. *************************************************I admire its purity. A survivor... unclouded by conscience, remorse, or delusions of morality.