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By Susan King, Los Angeles Times Satff Writer So if you meet an alien invader on the street, will the creature shake hands with you or kidnap you, take you to his space ship and perform horrific scientific experiments? Well, at least in Hollywoods eyes, the second scenario is the preferable one. For every sweet creature from another planet like E.T, Jeff Bridges Starman to Eddie Murphy in the new comedy Meet Dave, there have been a seemingly endless line of devious, ruthless aliens who are up to no good on Earth. Heres a look at alien friends or foe on screen over the years.
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