Leigh Singer demonstrates in this video essay why Aliens is the “Mother of All Action Movies” 

Why ALIENS Is the Mother of All Action Movies

Why ALIENS Is the Mother of All Action Movies

Why ALIENS Is the Mother of All Action Movies

Why ALIENS Is the Mother of All Action Movies

Why ALIENS Is the Mother of All Action Movies

Why ALIENS Is the Mother of All Action Movies

Why ALIENS Is the Mother of All Action Movies

Why ALIENS Is the Mother of All Action Movies

Why ALIENS Is the Mother of All Action Movies

Why ALIENS Is the Mother of All Action Movies