Director John Carpenter (Halloween) teams Kurt Russell's outstanding performance with incredible visual effects to create a chilling version of the classic The Thing. Set in the winter of 1982 at a research station in Antarctica, a twelve-man research team finds an alien being that has fallen from the sky and has remained buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Soon it is unfrozen and unleashed, creating havoc and terror as it changes forms and becomes one of them.

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The Thing (1982)

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Horror/Mystery/Science-Fiction · 1h 49m · 9/7/2021

    

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Director John Carpenter (Halloween) teams Kurt Russell's outstanding performance with incredible visual effects to create a chilling version of the classic The Thing. Set in the winter of 1982 at a research station in Antarctica, a twelve-man research team finds an alien being that has fallen from the sky and has remained buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Soon it is unfrozen and unleashed, creating havoc and terror as it changes forms and becomes one of them.

$17.99-$11.99 (40%)

Release Country

United States

Barcode

191329106914

Release Date

9/7/2021

Media Type

Movie

Audio

  English     
  French     
  Spanish     
  Commentary     

Digital Copy

Digital Copy (Code)

Studio

Universal Studios/Turman-Foster Company

Subtitles

English
French
Spanish

Video Format

2160p

Aspect Ratio

2.35:1

Cover Type

Keep Case (HD Slim, Low)

Discs

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Cast
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Kurt Russell

MacReady
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Wilford Brimley

Dr. Blair (as A. Wilford Brimley)
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T.K. Carter

Nauls
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David Clennon

Palmer
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Keith David

Childs
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Richard Dysart

Dr. Copper
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Charles Hallahan

Vance Norris
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Peter Maloney

George Bennings
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Richard Masur

Clark
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Donald Moffat

Garry
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Joel Polis

Fuchs
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Thomas G. Waites

Windows (as Thomas Waites)
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Norbert Weisser

Norwegian
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Larry Franco

Norwegian Passenger with Rifle
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Nate Irwin

Helicopter Pilot
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William Zeman

Pilot
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Adrienne Barbeau

Computer (voice) (uncredited)
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John Carpenter

Norwegian (video footage) (uncredited)
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Jed

Dog Thing (uncredited)
Crew
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John Carpenter

Director
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Bill Lancaster

Writer
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John W. Campbell Jr.

Writer
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