X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Nothing to See Here but Sigourney Weaver Using a Flamethrower

by Shane McGlaun
Advertisement

The Alien series is one of those sci-fi/horror franchises that everyone knows is very creepy. The films introduced Sigourney Weaver as a badass and she got to fight those evil Xenomorphs with all sorts of weapons.

waver-flamezoom in

In some of the most memorable scenes of the film, that weapon was a flamethrower. I always rather assumed that the scenes with flames shooting out of the weapon were staged somehow, but apparently, it was a real flamethrower.

It was real enough that Weaver had to test fire it on the back lot of the studio before filming. This image has hit the web showing her testing out her weapon on the backlot of Shepperton Studios ahead of filming. She would laser use the same flamethrower to roast alien eggs.

[via Nerd Approved]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



ClockClock 24 Black Edition

ClockClock 24 Black Edition

Denali 4K

Denali 4K

Chinese Take Out Cookie Jar

Chinese Take Out Cookie Jar

Advertisement
The History and Evolution of the Mustang, Challenger, and Corvette

The History and Evolution of the Mustang, Challenger, and Corvette

These Crazy Bonkers Ford Focuses (Foci?) Are SEMA Bound

These Crazy Bonkers Ford Focuses (Foci?) Are SEMA Bound

Stunning 1973 Porsche Carrera RS Lightweight for Sale

Stunning 1973 Porsche Carrera RS Lightweight for Sale