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ATTENTION: This is a LaserDisc, not a Vinyl Record, and not a DVD!! You must have a LaserDisc player to watch this and that player must be able to play NTSC format discs.
As the Nostromo silently glides home from the outer reaches of the galaxy, its seven crew members are jarred awake by the computer's response to an urgently-repeating transmission of unknown origin. Contractually obligated to investigate any sign of intelligent life, the crew sets down on an unknown planet with a hostile and unbreathable atmosphere. Three crew members venture out to investigate the call for help, where they discover a derelict alien craft, its hold filled with leathery, egg-like objects. Back aboard the Nostromo, the remaining crew deciphers the transmission and discovers too late that it was not a distress signal at all...it was a warning.
Catalog #: 8760-85
Laserdisc Released: 1995
Length: 117 min
NTSC, CLV, Widescreen, THX, Digital Sound, Dolby Surround
Laserdisc - EX (very small cluster of marks on Side 2)
Cover - EX (small split forming on spine.)
We spot play test all used LaserDiscs (with the exception of our Budget titles) and will note any signs of laser rot we may find. LD's that have never been opened we obviously cannot guarantee their state.
We encourage you to view all the pictures and read our comments on the conditions, as we find these to be more beneficial than a standard grade. Occasionally we'll use a grade range (ie: VG / VG+) for either disc or cover if condition is borderline and hard to stick in one category.
LaserDisc - only given to sealed discs, or films we personally acquired new, opened them but never played. Of course since the disc is sealed we cannot guarantee there are no pressing flaws or minor warping, or Laser Rot, and since LaserDiscs are out of print, we cannot except returns or exchanges on sealed records that have been opened.
Cover - is still sealed.
Near Mint (NM):
LaserDisc - looks like new.
Cover - may have light typical storage wear, but overall looks new.
LaserDisc - may have one or two light marks (not scratches) but should play with no issues.
Cover - has some very minor cosmetic issue, like a light crease, light ring wear, nothing that is very noticeable.
Very Good Plus (VG+):
LaserDisc - may have some scuffs and light surface marks / scratches, but should play with no issues.
Cover - will have noticeable wear such as ring wear, seam splitting, writing on cover, creases, etc. Could be a couple items (not all) and they should not be major.
Very Good (VG):
LaserDisc - may show a fair amout of surface wear but should play through without hanging up, may have light signs of laser rot (white speckling).
Cover - will have a couple cosmetic issues ring wear, seam splitting, writing on cover, creases, etc and it will be very pronounce.
LaserDisc - we will not list discs that aren't VG or better.
Cover - cover is damaged to a point where it is not usable to house a record. All the seams are split, the panels are moldy, major writing all over, etc. The only time we'll list something with a cover in this shape is if it's rare or the disc is in great shape.
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