Nostromo


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Nostromo

entrusted with a cargo of silver, manages to conceal some for his own gain. [Br. Lit.: Conrad Nostromo]

Nostromo

inadvertently gains hoard of silver ingots. [Br. Lit.: Nostromo]
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Other than a walk-on role in The Godfather Part II, commercially successful films kept avoiding Stanton, which changed after Ridley Scott cast him as a crew-member of the Nostromo in the sci-fi shocker Alien, overcoming Stanton's own reluctance to take on a"monster movie".
Who wrote Lord Jim, Nostromo and Heart of Darkness?
John Hurt is sitting around the spacecraft galley, having a jolly meal with his crew aboard the Nostromo.
As Ripley returned to the Nostromo to rescue the ship cat Jones, with the audience struck dumb with terror, he recalled a desperate voice cutting through the silence.
7 ALIENS Saturday, Film4, 9pm AFTER 57 years drifting in space in deep sleep, Ripley (Sigourney Weaver) is rescued from the escape capsule of the starship Nostromo.
Today, Crescent Theatre, Birmingham, 0121 643 5858 EXHIBITIONS Birmingham Comic Con The convention will include FOUR different versions of the Batmobile, two different DeLorean cars from Back To The Future and a model of the Nostromo spacecraft from the Alien movies.
The events in "Alien: Covenant" unfold somewhere after the events of its prequel and before the Nostromo attempted to return to Earth in 1979's smash hit "Alien.
In 1979, he unleashed a merciless killing machine on the unsuspecting crew of the Nostromo, giving birth to the Alien franchise.
IN 1979, director Ridley Scott unleashed a merciless killing machine on the unsuspecting crew of the Nostromo, giving birth to the Alien franchise.
The editor has organized the contributions that make up the main body of the text in three parts devoted to ConradAEs contexts, critical approaches to Heart of Darkness, and critical approaches to Lord Jim, Typhoon, Nostromo, and the authorAEs other major texts.
Sent away by his dying "Mother," Zero, a small android, leaves the alien world of Nostromo behind in search of another home.
Although these novels certainly have some political undertones, it was with the publication of Nostromo (1904) that Conrad started to deal with socio-political issues openly and critically.