* The affection Ripley shows towards [[TeamPet Jones]] in the first two movies, despite being in almost constant danger.
** In particular, running back to rescue Jones from the soon to be exploding ship, despite the fact that she knew it would put her in the path of the xenomorph.
* Newt calling Ripley "mommy" at the end of ''Aliens''.
* The bit in the extended edition where Ripley and Hicks reveal their first names to each other before Ripley goes to rescue Newt.
* A brief moment from the first film has everyone crowding around Dallas cheerfully after he first wakes up.