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20 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About Alien

In space, no one can hear you scream. Thanks to shrewd marketing everyone on Earth knows that. Fat lot of good it is, day-to-day. 

What's less well known is that the blue laser that you see in image above was borrowed from The Who. The band was testing out the lasers for their stage show in the soundstage next door, on the day of filming. 

A face(hugger) full of other incredible facts awaits, by clicking that very picture. 

(Images: Rex / YouTube)

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