Quotes from
Alien

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Ripley: When we throw the switches, how long before the ship blows?

Parker: Ten minutes.

Ripley: No bullshit?

Parker: If we ain't outta here in ten minutes, we won't need no rocket to fly through space.

Ripley: When we throw the switches, how long before the ship explodes?

Parker: Ten minutes.

Ripley: Are you serious?

Parker: If we aren't out of here in ten minutes, we will fly through space without a rocket.