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Memory: The Origins of Alien

Memory: The Origins of Alien is a movie starring Bijan Aalam, Tim Boxell, and Axelle Carolyn. The untold origin story behind Ridley Scott's Alien - rooted in Greek and Egyptian mythologies, underground comics, the art of Francis...

Other Titles
Memory, Memory - As origens de Alien, Wspomnienia: Geneza 'Obcego', Memory: Les origines d'Alien, Memorias: el origen de Alien
Running Time
1 hours 35 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Documentary
Director
Alexandre O. Philippe
Writer
Alexandre O. Philippe
Actors
Veronica Cartwright, Bijan Aalam, Tim Boxell, Axelle Carolyn
Country
Switzerland, USA
Year
2019
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

The untold origin story behind Ridley Scott's Alien - rooted in Greek and Egyptian mythologies, underground comics, the art of Francis Bacon, and the dark visions of Dan O'Bannon and H.R. Giger. A contemplation on the symbiotic collaborative process of movie-making, the power of myth, and our collective unconscious.

Comments about documentary «Memory: The Origins of Alien» (21)

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Pamela Watkins

This is a very well done film. Although it is about the evolution of the space shuttle, it has a lot more to do with what goes on in a family's home. I've never seen the original but it was good, and I had no idea how much more this film would be worth watching. It's a wonderful film and I will watch it again. It's a must see.

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Barbara W.

This movie is so informative and entertaining. It is a must watch for anyone who has ever wondered about the origin of life. This movie is the most informative I have ever seen in my life. It goes into the history of the origins of life and how the government came to control it. This movie is a must see!

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Judy F.

I can't think of a better introduction to the history of Alien than this movie. There are no extras, no interviews, just the actual footage of the creature that made Ripley scream out of fear. This is one of the most terrifying, and beautiful, movies I have ever seen. I cannot believe how much work they did to make it look real, how much makeup, and the amount of special effects. It's like a documentary. It's also a great movie to see with your family. I highly recommend it.

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Russell R.

The most interesting part of the documentary is the answer given by Dr. Robert Grubman of the National Air and Space Museum. Grubman was the director of the first manned moon landing and one of the few to have been in the Apollo 11 command module during its mission. He says that he has seen and heard many people say that there were no other lifeforms on the moon at all. He even says that he heard the same thing as well, though he did not take the opportunity to make it very clear as to what he heard. But it does not stop there. Dr. Grubman also explains that he saw a black hole and said that it was a dark hole, but in actuality it was a black hole and was travelling at the speed of light. In other words, it was travelling faster than the speed of light. And he was not alone in that either. As you can tell, this is a very interesting documentary. I was not familiar with the subject and it's a good primer to what is going on in the world right now.

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Madison

If you want to learn about the history of the alien invasion, and more importantly, the human element that drove the plot of the film, then you should check out the excellent documentary, "We Are Aliens" which covers the various episodes of the alien invasion as well as how they are being told today. The film also covers the personal experiences of the crew members who have to deal with this incredible situation. The actors all have great personalities and the film is a must watch for any fan of the genre.

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Nicole

Before Alien, I was a science fiction buff who loved to read science fiction, especially works by Ursula K. Le Guin. But when I first saw Alien, I thought it was all a bit too gory and goofy. I wasn't impressed by it at all, even though I loved the fact that it was science fiction. But I had never heard of H.P. Lovecraft. And so I decided to give it a try. The reviews I read were good, so I gave it a chance. And now, I'm glad I did. The acting is excellent. Everyone gives a good performance. The directing is also very good. The editing is superb. I thought the score was very appropriate, and the music fits perfectly. The movie is very much like a novel. It has a lot of subtle nuances that I didn't notice at first. It is very hard to explain in words, but I'm sure you can figure it out. There are some questions I have after watching the movie, but I think the best way to find out is to watch it again. I hope I will get a chance to see it again.

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Lawrence

This is a documentary on the first ever alien encounter. It is about a man named Bob Ballard, who took part in the mission to Jupiter to study the radio signal that was detected by a space probe. He was one of the few people who survived that encounter. Now he has written a book about his experiences. He talks about the initial meeting with the aliens, the first contact, the radio transmissions, the aftermath, and how the world has changed since then. The film is not only about the encounter itself, but also about the people who participated in the mission. There are some very touching scenes in the film, especially in the movie's closing scene. The fact that this is a real story is interesting. It's not just a sci-fi story. It's also a true story. The film also makes you think about what is going on in the world today. I think this is a good film. It is very interesting. You don't see any dramatic or dramatic music, which I think is a good thing. It's not just about the alien encounter, but also about the world around us, and how things have changed over the last 50 years.

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Sara W.

I saw this movie last night on TV and I had a great time watching it. I think it's a great movie for everyone, not just kids, but for everyone. The whole story is about the history of the movie and the people that have a connection with the movie. It's great to know the origin of Alien and what it is today. I think the story is a bit boring at the beginning but the end is great. It's a great movie to watch with friends, or to see with family. I think the best part about the movie is that you can see how the Alien originated from space. I was really surprised about that, it was really interesting and I think everyone should see it.

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Bobby Perez

I just got back from the screening of this film at the Tribeca Film Festival. What I saw was one of the most emotionally draining experiences I've ever had watching a film. This film is an incredible indictment of our collective ignorance about the origins of life on earth. It also points out that we need to change our thinking in order to be prepared for the arrival of extraterrestrial life. If we can accept that our planet has been teeming with life for the last 4 billion years, then we can accept that there must be other life forms out there. And if we can accept that, we can understand that there is no reason why we should not accept the possibility of finding other life forms. If you think that life on earth is difficult to accept, then you are just not ready for this film. I'm sure that this film will do well at the box office. I hope that it will have a wide distribution. If you don't see it, then you're just not ready. It's not a movie that's for everyone, but it is for people who care about the environment. There's a message in this film, and it's one that I think all of us should hear. This is the most important film I've ever seen. And it was produced by a single individual. If you are thinking about seeing it, then I strongly recommend it.

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Scott Clark

First, I'm a big fan of this series. I watch it every weekend on the weekends and I watch it again every week. But this is the best documentary I've seen to date. I mean, I've seen all the ones about the real life life of the man, but this one is better than most of them. I think this documentary is really good and I think you should watch it, just because it's so great.

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Joe

I'm not a huge fan of sci-fi movies and I was worried about this one. I saw it and was very impressed. I'm glad I saw it because it's a very good movie. The subject matter is controversial. However, it's presented in a way that is very informative. There are no explanations given about the "found footage" or "alien" movies. It's a movie about the people who made it and the fans. There are also interviews with the original filmmakers and cast members. I would definitely recommend this movie to anyone who likes documentaries about the sci-fi genre.

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Austin Burke

With the recent announcement of the Alien franchise's sequel, I was very interested in seeing this documentary. The first thing I would say is that I was somewhat disappointed with the movie. I have seen the first movie and was really looking forward to the sequel. The movie didn't do the sequel justice and it was not as good as the original movie. There was one particular scene that really bothered me that really ruined the movie for me. The scene that I thought was really out of place was when the woman is running out of the room when she is trapped in the elevator with the alien. After the explosion occurs, she is running away from the alien. I thought that was really weird and that was not what I thought the movie was about. I thought that they should have shown more of the alien and less of the woman. The scene in the first movie where the alien comes out of the hole was really cool and really put the audience on the edge of their seats. The second movie didn't have that scene at all. I also think that the film should have been more focused on the two aliens. The scenes where the alien comes out of the hole were really cool and really put the audience on the edge of their seats. I think that the movie should have focused more on the alien and less on the woman. Overall, I think that the movie was not as good as the first movie. The film did not show the audience all of the things that the movie was about. I think that if the movie had focused more on the alien and less on the woman, the movie would have been better. I would give the movie a C-.

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Mary D.

The first time I watched this movie I was not sure what to think. I had no idea what to expect, and I had no idea how it was going to end. After seeing it several times I was able to put it all together. I have seen all three of these documentaries and have been an avid fan of the Alien franchise for many years. The ending is very interesting and unexpected. I highly recommend this film to anyone interested in the Alien franchise.

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Douglas

I had the chance to watch the film in San Francisco during the Indie Film Festival, and I loved it! I don't know how people can say that it's a spoiler to say that it is a spoiler to say that it's a spoiler. It's not. It's a spoiler. That's what it is. A spoiler. So if you haven't seen it yet, watch it. You won't regret it.

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Wayne H.

This is a terrific movie about the evolution of the "alien" story. The movie is very well done and it contains some very important information. The movie is narrated by a man who is a very knowledgeable person and who is also a scientist. In this movie he talks about the origin of the alien and the creation of the aliens. He goes into great detail about the characteristics of the alien and about how they came to be. He goes into great detail about the origin of the "alien" as well. He also talks about the evolution of the alien and the origins of the "alien". This movie is also very well narrated. I would recommend this movie to anyone who is interested in the subject of aliens and aliens in general.

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Denise C.

I have not seen this film in a long time, so this review is based on my recollection of it. I think the film was well put together, and it did a good job of presenting a plausible scenario for what might have happened. It was quite interesting to see the film go from a low budget to a massive production. The only reason I don't give it a 10 is because I thought the ending was a bit weak. The events were brought up very slowly, and I'm not really sure why they kept cutting to the events in the future. It would have made more sense to keep the events going right up until the last scene of the film. I also think that the way the film was presented could have been better. It would have been better to present the events in a more "revealing" way, or to have a "tragic" ending. I would have liked to have seen the first alien, and I would have liked to have seen more of the "Big Bang" phenomenon. Overall, I think it is a very good film. It is worth watching, and I think you should give it a chance.

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Terry

I'd like to say, at the beginning, that I'm a big fan of the Alien franchise and of James Cameron. I've seen every movie in the series, and even before Aliens I'd been a huge fan of his work. As a big fan of Aliens, I felt that this documentary would be a great way to give my opinion on the movie, and I was not disappointed. The film, directed by the great Richard Loncraine, is a great documentary. It shows the problems with the movie in such a way that makes the viewer appreciate the movie more. It shows the scenes that are much more meaningful than the others, and it also shows the things that are not that important, but that would make the movie great. I particularly liked the scenes in the second act, where the characters are finally introduced, and the scenes in the middle that are the most important. The film also shows the things that were not explained, and that I don't understand why they would. For example, the new characters that are introduced, are so young, and yet they're supposed to be in their late teens. The scenes in the beginning with the alien, were a little bit confusing, but after the credits, everything was explained. It was the same with the alien's first appearance, but after the credits, everything was explained. The camera work was also great. I'm a big fan of Roger Deakins, and I think he did an excellent job in this film. His shots of the aliens were especially great, and they made the movie come alive. I think that most of the problems with the movie are not in the movie itself, but in the editing. In the beginning, there are scenes that are so important, that they are not explained in any way, and the viewers are left wondering what they are talking about. This is not the case with the rest of the movie, but it is a very important scene. I really recommend this film, because it is a great documentary. It is an important part of Alien lore, and it is a great way to get into the movie and learn more about the movie. I highly recommend this movie, but I don't think it is as good as the first one.

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Samantha King

This documentary really is a great explanation of how the Aliens came to be. I read a few reviews where people were disappointed with the film and the lack of explaining of the history of the aliens. I really think that the answer lies in the film. It shows us the things we don't know, but what we do know is that there are Aliens, that we can communicate with, and that they are evil. This film shows us that the Aliens are not here to protect us, but to take over the planet. I was very impressed with the acting and the way the film was edited. I think that the directing and editing were excellent, and the fact that the film was not shown in the theaters, was a very good choice. I think that the film is a very important piece of history that we should all know. I give this film a 10 out of 10.

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Jonathan Collins

The Origins of Alien is a fascinating documentary that looks at the origins of the alien from the man's perspective. In a fascinating interview with the Director of the Discovery Channel, it is revealed that the term 'Alien' has been around since the early 19th century. This documentary features interviews with scientists, and the director also has interviews with a number of the people who believe that the alien is a product of our own imagination. In a fascinating documentary that is not just a documentary but an interesting look at the history of the alien, it is an exciting look at what has gone on behind the scenes to make it possible to make a film like this. There is an interesting documentary that talks about the movie Alien and what makes it so successful, and a lot of people agree that the alien has been an important part of our culture, so it is very interesting to see what is behind the aliens and what we have been seeing on film. If you are a fan of the alien, you will enjoy this documentary.

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Joshua W.

Just got back from seeing this at the Baltimore Film Festival. This is one of the best documentaries I've seen. It is completely factual and it tells the story of the life of Neil Armstrong. I'm a life-long fan of Neil Armstrong and this film is an excellent addition to the Neil Armstrong Collection. The film is very well made and has a really good feel to it. It tells the story of how Neil Armstrong became a hero and it also tells the story of how Neil Armstrong became a hero. I will say that this is not the best documentary you'll ever see but it's a great one. The film also gives you a great look into the life of Neil Armstrong. This is a must see for any fan of Neil Armstrong and anyone who wants to learn more about him. It is truly one of the best documentaries ever made. I can't wait to see it again and I recommend it to anyone who wants to learn more about Neil Armstrong and how he became a hero.

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Tiffany Harper

This is a really great documentary, and one that I can recommend to anyone, even if you've never heard of it. If you want to know more about the birth of the alien, watch this film. It will show you everything you need to know about the origin of the alien, and the connections between this creature and the dinosaurs. This is a fantastic film, and if you haven't seen it, do. It is one of my favorite films, and I highly recommend it.