True to Scott's original dark vision, accomplished sequences abound. Crewmembers cross a Forum-like clearing, threading their way among hundreds of charred humanoid figures frozen in their death throes like victims in Pompeii. And the well-orchestrated, tightly edited xenomorph encounters are gruesomely effective. Still, one can't shake the air of familiarity that lingers over the proceedings.
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