Today, Mitch and John discuss cheek kisses, flying crates, and dumb robot jokes.

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Aliens Episode 132: The Bishop Slide

December 18, 2017

Today, Mitch and John talk about shoes, Ripley's superhuman physical abilities, and a sliding android torso.

Aliens Episode 131: Inner Jaw Jabs

December 17, 2017

Mitch Brian returns for a final week of Aliens Minute!

Aliens Episode 130: FIGHT!

December 14, 2017

John and Jason talk a little more about the Ripley v. Aliens Queen battle and then take the show completely off the rails in a shameful display of meandering jibberish. 

Aliens Episode 129: Welcome to Violence

December 13, 2017

John and Jason discuss the start of the epic battle between Ripley and the Alien Queen. 

Aliens Episode 128: Newt Picks

December 12, 2017

Today, John and Jason talk about Newt's instinct for finding hidey-holes, discuss pivotal movie puppets, and Jason makes fun of Ripley's funny run.

Aliens Episode 127: Queen Takes Bishop

December 11, 2017

Today John and Jason talk a bit about Alien 3, a bit more about Hicks, and a lot about visual effects.

Aliens Episode 126: Swift Ascension

December 10, 2017

Jason Heck joins John again as they talk about mushroom clouds, double endings, and James Cameron's eye for detail.

Aliens Episode 125: Can I Borrow a Feeling?

December 7, 2017

Scott and Chrysanthe join John one last time to talk about explosions, classical influences on the Aliens score, and a tried and true screenwriting formula.

Aliens Episode 124: The Coiled Cord

December 6, 2017

John welcomes Scott and Chrysanthe back to talk about perspectives on different eras of special effects, whether Bishop's big return works in the narrative, and we wonder about an oddly placed cord.