The Thing

A US research team located in Antarctica during the early winter is startled by a Norwegian helicopter flying in after a dog that has escaped from their base, they are trying to shoot it and anyone from the US team it comes into contact with. After the Norwegian is killed and the dog rescued, MacReady and another team member go the the Norwegian base to discover a bloodbath, everyone dead and a disfigured corpse. However it is too late as the thing that killed all of them explodes out of the dog they found and begins taking the form of the station members. Nobody knows who is infected and it soon becomes a game of betrayal and survival to make it out without the thing.

Director: John Carpenter

Actors:Kurt Russell, A. Wilford Brimley, T.K. Carter, David Clennon, Keith David, Richard Dysart, Richard Masur

Year: 1982

Length:109 Minutes

Classification: MA15+ Horror theme

Rating:★★★½☆

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