Tenctonese/Newcomers excessively blink when they have colds.
The slang names for the humans are "Terts" and for the Tenctonese are "Slags".
Cathy is Jelana
Buck is Finiksa
Albert is Linsamonteno
When Cathy and Matt are in the warehouse looking at the stolen body, the first line spoken by Matt Sikes is not delivered by Gary Graham but Kenneth Johnson, during the editing process.
Matt Sikes seems to be periodically limping throughout the pilot episode. This is because Gary Graham sprained his ankle the day before they began filming the pilot and they choose to ignore it and not write it into the show.
Roger Aaron Brown, appears as William Tuggles in footage from Alien Nation, the theatrical release.
The Francisco's live at 11331 Venetia Street in Lake View Terrace.
Goof: When Susan Fransisco pulls into the parking lot at the police station to bring her husband some lunch and air freshener, the actress' hair is sticking out from the base of her bald alien head wig at her neck/collar line as she parks, gets out of the car, and runs up the stairs.
Joel Polis played Dr. Windsor in the episode "Fountain of Youth".
The three presents George opens at the baby shower are a pink sleeper from the ballistics lab, a sweater from the SWAT team and a T-shirt that says, "I'm not fat. I'm Pregnant" from Matt.
Albert uses Halloween decorations and flamingos for George's baby shower.
Kaif Balls are soft spongy balls filled with Tencto-Nip and when rubbed together release a pleasant aroma/fragrance. This creates an endorphin type experience for the Newcomers.
Goof: The movie is supposedely picking up the events at the end of the episode" Green Eyes". Many variations are present . For example, in the final episode, George is home when the flowers arrive and knock them out of Susan's hands. In the movie he is not home. Also, Matt was in the middle of a date with Lorraine and in this episode he has just gotten home. Lorraine Clark was played by"Barbara Bush " in the series, but was re-casted for this movie with " Susanna Thompson".
Albert's is Glenza
May's is Okiana. Goof: In the first episode, " Alien Nation ", Albert's Tenctonese name is identified as Linsamonteno, in this movie his name is identified as Glenza.
Chekkah: An elite overseer reconnaissance unit.
Serdos: These are vessels for their souls. They believe that their souls wander at night and these vessels bring them back to re-enter the body.
Udara: A secret group of warriors.
Chorboke: Tenctonese word meaning the dark one or keeper of hell. They used this word to refer to the doctor in charge of the special section on the ship where they experimented on the slaves. Cherboucha: A Tenctonese child is placed in a cocoon like apparatus to hibernate for 11 months as part of the development process.
OPSIL: "Operation Silence" was a government operation in which Overseers were given death certificates and new identities instead of being prosecuted for their crimes.
This movie takes place in during the week of December 27th, 1999through January 1st, 2000.
Goof: Captain Bryon Grazier first name is spelled Bryan on his name plate on his desk, it is seen after Matt gives him his paper.
Chuchlach: Tenctonese word meaning nest, used to in reference to Cathy nesting at Matt's home. Eeno: A lower class of Tenctonese, lived in the lower levels of the ship and were force to survive on garbage and the remains of other Tenctonese. Their spots are faded in color. Dechoch: Tenctonese word meaning savages, used to refer to the Eeno people. Zechcha Position: Tenctonese word referring to a love making position similar to the missionary position. Aklafluid: Tenctonese word meaning the male reproductive fluids.
Gannau: Tenctonese word referring the male that fertilizes the female during the conception ritual.