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What was Ripley wearing in Alien?



Another great Watchismo find.

If you’re asking yourself, what was that cool-ass watch Lieutenant Ripley wore in the 1986 movie Aliens, I have the answer for you. It was a Giugiaro designed Seiko Speedmaster Chronograph. Entirely unique by its vertical stopwatch pushers placed inside the asymmetrical case extension. Many of Giugiaro’s other designs for Seiko between 1985-86 had asymmetric qualities and are shown below.


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  1. ha… thats funny.

    John, did you actually notice this on your own? or did you see it somewhere else and post it? In either way, I think its pretty cool. I did not know that Seiko’s came with this time watches.

    I was checking watch websites and ran to something similar to this Seiko but instead, its a Casio Protrek.

    Check it out: http://wristwatchnews.com/

    You havent posted in a while… it would be cool if you did more often.

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