The Thing (1982)

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A research team in Antarctica is hunted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of its victims.

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  • Kurt Russell in The Thing (1982)
  • Rob Bottin in The Thing (1982)
  • The Thing (1982)
  • Joel Polis in The Thing (1982)
  • Kurt Russell and Charles Hallahan in The Thing (1982)
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Did You Know?


In the DVD commentary, John Carpenter said Wilford Brimley was the only cast member not initially grossed out by the autopsy scene where they used real animal organs. Brimley had been a real-life cowboy and hunter, so gutting animals and removing organs was a normal experience ... ...


MacReady: Poor baby, you're starting to lose it.


(at around 9 mins) Macready's bottle of whisky is completely covered in snow when he leaps into the snowdrift as the chopper explodes, but when he runs to help Bennings in the very next shot, it is totally free of snow.


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