R | | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A research team in Antarctica is hunted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of its victims.
The first edit of the kennel attack scene seemed very flat until music editor, Clif Kholweck, found at the last minute the low drone sound that begins as MacCready and Co. slowly approach. The drone was a sound effect, an air conditioning unit sound... ...
Poor baby, you're starting to lose it.
The profusion of pistols, shotguns, automatic weapons, flamethrowers and explosives is entirely ridiculous for an Antarctic research facility.
$3,107,897 (USA) (2 July 1982)