The Thing

The Thing

A FILM BY: John Carpenter
WRITTEN BY: Bill Lancaster (screenplay), John W. Campbell Jr. (story)
STARRING: Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, Keith David

70mm Blowup with Magnetic Sound from Universal

Master of horror John Carpenter and frequent collaborator Kurt Russell take you to a remote outpost in Antarctica, as a group of American research scientists discover that a nearby camp has been destroyed and a strange craft has been found beneath the ice. Under attack by an alien lifeform that can assume the shape of its victims, THE THING is a harrowing combination of slow burn paranoia and gruesome body horror. With groundbreaking creature special effects by Rob Bottin (TOTAL RECALL, SE7EN) and music by the great Ennio Morricone. 

Please note this print has somewhat faded color. 

Technical Information

Production Year: 1982
Country of Origin: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 109 mins
Format: 70mm