Hiroyuki Sanada

'Alien' haunts outer space thriller 'Life'

'Alien' haunts outer space thriller 'Life'

Say hello to Calvin. Or maybe not.

Calvin is the resident alien on space station Plymouth Rock and really, he would as soon suck the life out of you as look at you.

Calvin comes from Mars, if you must know, but in truth his talents for havoc and devastation were wasted on the cold, dead Red Planet he called home.

Calvin is the center of interest in the science fiction thriller "Life," the creature the poster refers to when it insists "We Were Better Off Alone," a sentiment no one seeing this outer space exercise will argue with.

As directed by Daniel Espinosa and starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson and Ryan Reynolds, "Life" is...