watch 01:16 The Loop (Movies) Do you like this video? This article is missing significant information. Help MOVIEPEDIA by contributing to it. Alien Nation is a 1988 American buddy cop neo-noir science fiction action film directed by Graham Baker. Retrieved from "https://movies.fandom.com/wiki/Alien_Nation?oldid=177759" Categories: Film Guide stubs 1980s films Films Buddy cop films Neo-noir Science Fiction films Action films 1988 films English-language films 1980s science fiction films 1980s action films 20th Century Fox films Alien Nation films American buddy cop films American science fiction action films American films Fictional-language films Films about racism Films adapted into television programs Films directed by Graham Baker Films set in 1991 Films set in the future Films set in Los Angeles Films shot in Los Angeles Films produced by Gale Anne Hurd American neo-noir films Police detective films Films adapted into comics Screenplays by Rockne S. O'Bannon 1980s buddy cop films Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.