Episode 4: ALIEN RESURRECTION (1997)

It’s two hundred years later and you awaken in a weird membrane-like thing to discover that you’ve been resurrected for the purpose of learning about ALIEN RESURRECTION’s tonal clash of writer and director, the script’s baked-in misogyny, and the odd direction it takes with Ripley’s character.

Content warning: body horror; death; ableism; misogyny; sexual imagery; spousal abuse; workplace abuse.

Our theme song is Alien Remix by Leslie Wai available on SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/lesliewai/alien-remix

Full references for this episode available in Zotero at https://www.zotero.org/simonxix/collections/32Y7KBZN

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