Ridley Scott’s Alien (1979) is one of those films home theater buffs have been thinking about ever since the dawn of Ultra HD Blu-ray. For fans of science fiction, you can put Alien up there with classics such as 2001: A Space Odyssey, Blade Runner and Close Encounters of the Third Kind, all of which have been re-released to 4k. How does Alien hold up to today’s standards? Actually, really well. The script, film editing, cinematography, audio mixing, set design, and acting are still better than most films that followed it. What’s more, Alien is a film you can watch over and over again and still find new subtleties. Read our full review of Alien on 4k Blu-ray and why it’s a must-add to your Ultra HD Blu-ray collection.