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If you have never seen the scene (cut from the 1979 theatrical version) between Lambert and Ripley, are you in for a treat!
It was added back in the 2003 Director’s Cut, and it gives fans of the film some insight into the emotional dynamics amongst the crew of the Nostromo, especially in light of the recent drama over Kane’s incapacity by the unknown alien creature.
Dominic has added a new page of analysis to his Alien Explorations site, where he takes a detailed look at the script and frames from the scene. Have a look:
For those who have never see it, here is a clip of the scene:
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