Species (1995)In 1993, the Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence Project receives a transmission detailing an alien DNA structure, along with instructions on how to splice it with human DNA. The result is Sil, a sensual but deadly creature who can change from a beautiful woman to an amour-plated killing machine in the blink of an eye. Government agent Xavier Fitch assembles a team of scientists and mercenaries to locate and destroy Sil before she manages to find a mate and breed.
HR Giger strikes again...and it shows -- mfd
Directed by: Roger Donaldson
The cast includes: Ben Kingsley (Xavier Fitch), Michael Madsen (Preston Lennox), Alfred Molina (Dr. Stephen Arden), Forest Whitaker (Dan Smithson, Empath), Marg Helgenberger (Dr. Laura Baker), Natasha Henstridge (Sil)
MPAA rating: , Running time: 108 minutes
Presented in: Color
Related titles: Alien (1979), Species II (1998)
Related categories: Aliens, Medical, Monsters on the Loose