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minor_JJ
plot_NN
spoilers_NNS
in_IN
review_NN
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no_DT
major_NN
spoilers_NNS
are_BER
in_IN
review_NN
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the_DT
previous_JJ
two_CD
"_"
alien_JJ
"_"
films_NNS
have_HV
each_DT
had_HVD
their_PP$
own_DT
unique_JJ
styles_NNS
to_IN
them_PP
._.
the_DT
ridley_NP
scott_NP
's_POS
alien_NN
was_BEDZ
very_RB
much_DT
a_DT
stylistic_JJ
suspense_NN
film_NN
._.
james_NP
cameron_NP
's_POS
aliens_NNS
was_BEDZ
much_DT
more_RBR
of_IN
an_DT
action_NN
film_NN
._.
and_CC
i_PP
liked_VBD
each_DT
film_NN
separately_RB
for_IN
which_WDT
it_PP
was_BEDZ
._.
now_RB
alien_JJ
3_CD
is_BEZ
out_RP
._.
and_CC
it_PP
is_BEZ
it_PP
's_MD
own_DT
film_NN
in_IN
the_DT
same_DT
right_NN
that_CS
alien_JJ
and_CC
aliens_NNS
were_BED
._.
unlike_IN
aliens_NNS
,_,
alien_JJ
3_CD
requires_VBZ
that_CS
you_PP
have_HV
seen_VBN
aliens_NNS
._.
this_DT
is_BEZ
very_RB
important_JJ
as_CS
the_DT
story_NN
picks_VBZ
up_RP
exactly_RB
were_BED
aliens_NNS
left_NN
off_IN
._.
the_DT
survivors_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
expedition_NN
to_IN
lv-426_???
are_BER
returning_VBG
home_NN
after_IN
battling_VBG
and_CC
beating_VBG
the_DT
aliens_NNS
._.
the_DT
climactic_JJ
fight_NN
scene_NN
between_IN
ripley_NP
and_CC
the_DT
mother_NN
alien_NN
on_IN
the_DT
sulaco_NP
in_IN
aliens_NNS
left_VBN
behind_IN
one_CD
item_NN
,_,
an_DT
egg_NN
._.
in_IN
the_DT
opening_NN
sequence_NN
we_PP
see_VB
the_DT
egg_NN
hatch_NN
,_,
find_VB
its_PP$
quarry_NN
,_,
which_WDT
leads_VBZ
to_IN
a_DT
fire_NN
aboard_IN
the_DT
sulaco_NP
when_CS
the_DT
facehugger_NN
is_BEZ
injured_VBN
,_,
an_DT
leads_VBZ
the_DT
sulaco_NP
to_IN
jettison_NP
the_DT
hypersleep_JJ
tubes_NNS
in_IN
an_DT
escape_NN
vessel_NN
._.
this_DT
vessel_NN
crash_NN
lands_NNS
on_IN
fury_NN
109_CD
._.
everyone_PN
in_IN
the_DT
vessel_NN
is_BEZ
killed_VBN
,_,
except_CS
ripley_NP
._.
the_DT
facehugger_NN
is_BEZ
jettisoned_VBN
with_IN
them_PP
and_CC
survives_VBZ
the_DT
crash_NN
._.
fury_NN
109_CD
is_BEZ
an_DT
ex-mining_NN
/_SYM
maximum_JJ
security_NN
prison_NN
._.
when_CS
closed_JJ
down_IN
,_,
some_DT
of_IN
the_DT
lifer_NN
prisoners_NNS
decided_VBD
to_TO
stay_VB
and_CC
live_VB
out_RP
the_DT
remaining_JJ
years_NNS
on_IN
the_DT
planet_NN
._.
all_PDT
the_DT
prisoners_NNS
are_BER
men_NNS
who_WP
have_HV
not_XNOT
seen_VBN
a_DT
woman_NN
in_IN
many_DT
years_NNS
._.
ripley_NP
's_POS
arrival_NN
sparks_NNS
a_DT
problem_NN
with_IN
the_DT
inmates_NNS
._.
as_CS
for_IN
the_DT
new_JJ
haircut_NN
that_CS
ripley_NP
and_CC
the_DT
prisoner_NN
's_POS
sport_NN
,_,
there_EX
is_BEZ
an_DT
infestation_NN
of_IN
lice_NNS
on_IN
the_DT
planet_NN
._.
being_BEG
an_DT
ex-prison_NN
means_NN
that_CS
there_EX
is_BEZ
no_DT
way_NN
off_IN
the_DT
planet_NN
and_CC
no_DT
weapons_NNS
._.
so_RB
the_DT
prisoners_NNS
and_CC
ripley_NP
are_BER
off_RP
to_TO
face_VB
the_DT
alien_NN
on_IN
their_PP$
own_DT
._.
i_PP
will_MD
not_XNOT
go_VB
into_IN
detail_NN
,_,
but_CC
you_PP
can_MD
guess_VB
what_WDT
happens_VBZ
here_RB
._.
the_DT
alien_NN
is_BEZ
loose_JJ
and_CC
no_DT
one_CD
believes_VBZ
ripley_NP
's_POS
outstanding_JJ
story_NN
._.
she_PP
finds_VBZ
comfort_NN
in_IN
the_DT
arms_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
colony_NN
's_POS
doctor_NN
._.
yes_UH
,_,
after_IN
57_CD
years_NNS
ripley_NP
has_HVZ
sex_NN
._.
it_PP
is_BEZ
not_XNOT
gratuitous_JJ
,_,
in_IN
fact_NN
,_,
we_PP
don't_DO
even_RB
see_VB
them_PP
kiss_VB
,_,
but_CC
it_PP
is_BEZ
just_RB
as_IN
well_RB
._.
a_DT
sweaty_JJ
sex_NN
scene_NN
would_MD
not_XNOT
have_HV
worked_VBN
in_IN
the_DT
context_NN
of_IN
the_DT
film_NN
._.
there_EX
is_BEZ
a_DT
lot_NN
more_DT
gore_NP
in_IN
alien_NN
3_CD
._.
in_IN
fact_NN
i_PP
would_MD
guess_VB
to_IN
say_NN
that_CS
there_EX
is_BEZ
more_DT
in_IN
alien_NN
3_CD
than_CS
either_DT
of_IN
the_DT
earlier_RBR
two_CD
._.
it_PP
also_RB
sports_NNS
a_NN
new_JJ
alien_NN
with_IN
4_CD
legs_NNS
!_!
i_PP
won't_MD
say_VB
how_WRB
,_,
but_CC
it_PP
leads_VBZ
us_PP
to_TO
believe_VB
a_DT
few_DT
new_JJ
things_NNS
about_IN
the_DT
alien_NN
and_CC
its_PP$
cycle_NN
,_,
which_WDT
i_PP
am_BEM
sure_JJ
will_NN
be_BE
explored_VBN
in_IN
alien_NN
4_CD
._.
sigourney_NP
weaver_NP
is_BEZ
back_RP
as_IN
ripley_NP
and_CC
provides_VBZ
another_DT
excellent_JJ
performance_NN
of_IN
this_DT
character_NN
._.
her_PP
scene_NN
during_IN
the_DT
autopsy_NN
of_IN
newt_???
is_BEZ
enough_DT
to_TO
garnish_VB
her_PP$
another_DT
academy_NN
nomination_NN
._.
the_DT
rest_NN
of_IN
the_DT
cast_NN
is_BEZ
also_RB
quite_RB
good_JJ
._.
notably_RB
,_,
charles_NP
dance_NN
as_IN
the_DT
doctor_NN
with_IN
whom_WP
ripley_NP
finds_VBZ
momentary_JJ
escape_NN
from_IN
fury_NN
109_CD
._.
alien_NN
3_CD
has_HVZ
a_DT
very_RB
distinct_JJ
look_NN
._.
this_DT
is_BEZ
due_JJ
largely_RB
to_TO
its_PP$
director_NN
,_,
david_NP
fincher_NN
._.
mr_NN
._.
fincher_NN
,_,
who_WP
until_IN
now_RB
has_HVZ
only_RB
directed_VBN
music_NN
videos_NNS
and_CC
commercials_NNS
,_,
has_HVZ
done_DON
an_DT
incredible_JJ
job_NN
here_RB
._.
his_PP$
direction_NN
is_BEZ
excellent_JJ
and_CC
makes_VBZ
this_DT
film_NN
come_VB
to_IN
life_NN
in_IN
ways_NNS
no_DT
"_"
alien_JJ
"_"
film_NN
has_HVZ
before_IN
._.
for_IN
mr_NN
._.
fincher_NN
,_,
i_PP
see_VB
a_DT
long_JJ
prosperous_JJ
career_NN
ahead_RB
of_IN
him_PP
._.
the_DT
music_NN
was_BEDZ
also_RB
done_DON
by_IN
a_DT
newcomer_NN
to_IN
the_DT
film_NN
industry_NN
._.
elliot_NP
goldenthal_NP
has_HVZ
created_VBN
a_DT
deeply_RB
moving_VBG
score_NN
which_WDT
lends_VBZ
itself_PPX
to_IN
the_DT
claustrophobic_JJ
setting_NN
that_CS
the_DT
"_"
alien_JJ
"_"
series_NN
been_BEN
set_VBN
in_IN
._.
this_DT
time_NN
the_DT
score_NN
is_BEZ
not_XNOT
so_RB
much_DT
a_DT
rip_???
off_IN
of_IN
star_NN
trek_???
ii_CD
(_(
james_NP
horner_NP
's_POS
aliens_NNS
)_)
._.
this_DT
score_NN
has_HVZ
a_DT
choral_JJ
back_NN
up_RP
at_IN
times_NNS
and_CC
even_RB
lends_VBZ
itself_PPX
to_IN
the_DT
old_JJ
style_NN
of_IN
ennio_NP
morricone_NN
scoring_NN
._.
this_DT
is_BEZ
a_DT
great_JJ
score_NN
._.
the_DT
ending_NN
to_IN
alien_NN
3_CD
is_BEZ
quite_RB
good_JJ
._.
there_EX
were_BED
times_NNS
i_PP
thought_VBD
that_CS
hollywood_NP
would_MD
come_VB
in_IN
and_CC
screw_NN
it_PP
up_RP
,_,
but_CC
it_PP
played_VBD
very_RB
nicely_RB
._.
i_PP
will_MD
not_XNOT
ruin_VB
the_DT
ending_NN
for_IN
you_PP
._.
go_VB
see_VB
the_DT
film_NN
._.
i_PP
consider_VB
it_PP
to_IN
be_BE
a_DT
much_DT
more_DT
involved_JJ
film_NN
than_CS
any_DT
of_IN
the_DT
other_JJ
films_NNS
released_VBN
so_RB
far_RB
this_DT
season_NN
._.
alien_NN
3_CD
is_BEZ
a_DT
worthy_JJ
successor_NN
to_IN
aliens_NNS
and_CC
alien_JJ
._.
and_CC
when_CS
they_PP
make_VB
alien_JJ
4_CD
,_,
perhaps_RB
they_PP
will_MD
be_BE
able_JJ
to_TO
find_VB
yet_RB
another_DT
new_JJ
direction_NN
to_IN
take_VB
it_NN
in_IN
._.