Spotlight on…Strange Shapes: “Space Truckin’ – the Nostromo”


As the final installment of Strange Shapes articles for the week, this one closes things out nicely.

Valaquen published it October 23, 2012, and in it takes a deep dive into the origins and development of the final creation of the Nostromo, once of the most comprehensive looks available on the internet.

(A very special thanks to Valaquen for permission to share these articles this past week.)



“I was really influenced by three films,” Ridley Scott told Fantastic Films in 1979, on the subject of the Nostromo and its claustrophobic corridors. “Not so much in terms of Star…

Source: Space Truckin’ – the Nostromo | Strange Shapes

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