Weaver's experience headed into this test was relegated to a pair of small roles in Annie Hall and Madman. It's quite amazing how calm, collected and confident she is in this dramatic scene; in a nutshell already the Ripley we all know and love.
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Here is one of the screen tests for the film that Sigourney Weaver shot while trying to land the role of a lifetime. After watching this video, it's no wonder Ridley Scott cast her in the role.
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This is part of the special features of the new Alien Anthology Blu-ray and DVD being released soon.
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