The film “Alien” will premiere on Netflix and the Amazon video-streaming service on May 10, the company announced Tuesday.
The film will be available in select countries.
The release of the film coincides with the release of a documentary series called “Alien: Covenant,” which focuses on the Covenant aliens, a species of intelligent lifeforms that inhabit a vast galaxy.
The series, which premiered on the Amazon Prime Video service in May, follows the search for Covenant’s home planet.
The “Alien Covenant” series will be released in a variety of formats, including the Amazon Video format, on June 22.
The films also will be featured in the Amazon app and in the new “Alien-inspired” TV series, “Alien Vs. Predator.”