Details on the Aliens 30th Anniversary Limited Edition Set – and its big!

aliens-30th-anniversary-edition-film-images-14Celebrate three decades of pulse-pounding action and bone-chilling suspense with this Aliens 30th Anniversary Limited Edition Set that features both the Theatrical and Special Edition versions of the film on Blu-ray, as well as audio commentary, deleted and extended scenes and more. This must-have set also includes collectible art cards, and a book featuring art from the Dark Horse Comics Aliens series with an all-new cover created exclusively for this 30th Anniversary Edition. The Blu-ray and Digital HD release will include an all-new, documentary titled “The Inspiration and Design of Aliens,” which delves into the origins of the film.

James Cameron directed this critically acclaimed sequel starring Sigourney Weaver as Ellen Ripley, the sole survivor of the Nostromo’s deadly encounter with the monstrous Alien. After drifting through space in hypersleep for 57 years, Ripley returns to Earth, haunted by nightmares of the past. Although her story is initially met with disbelief, she agrees to accompany a team of Colonial Marines back to LV-426…and this time it’s war.

Aliens also stars Carrie Henn as Newt, Michael Biehn as Corporal Hicks, Paul Reiser as Burke, Lance Henriksen as Bishop, Bill Paxton as Private Hudson, William Hope as Lieutenant Gorman, Jenette Goldstein as Private Vasquez, Al Matthews as Sergeant Apone, Mark Rolston as Private Drake, Ricco Ross as Private Frost, Colette Hiller as Corporal Ferro, Daniel Kash as Private Spunkmeyer and Cynthia Dale Scott as Corporal Dietrich.

The Aliens 30th Anniversary Limited-Edition Set will be released in on Digital HD, Blu-ray and DVD on September 16th.

Check out the trailer, stills and list of special features for the Aliens: The 30th Anniversary Edition, below.

Aliens: The 30th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray & Digital HD Special Features Include:

  • NEW – The Inspiration and Design of Aliens featurette
  • Deleted and Extended Scenes
  • Superior Firepower: Making Aliens
  • Superior Firepower: Making Aliens Enhancement
  • Pre-Production Galleries
  • The Art of Aliens
  • Gateway Station and Colony
  • Vehicles and Weapons
  • Aliens
  • Casting
  • Cast Portrait Gallery
  • Deleted Scene Montage


  • Aliens: The 30th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray 
Street Date: September 13, 2016
  • Screen Format: Widescreen 16:9 (1.85:1)
Audio: English 5.1 DTS-HD-MA; English Dolby Digital 4.1; English Surround Dolby Digital 2.0; French 5.1 DTS; Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1
  • Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
  • Total Run Time: Approximately 137 minutes (Theatrical) / Approximately 157 minutes (Extended)