The Thing

R| 1 hr. 43 min.

Plot Summary
After Norwegian researchers discover an alien ship buried in the ice, paleontologist Kate Lloyd (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) joins the team at the isolated Arctic outpost to investigate. She finds an organism that appears to have perished in the crash eons ago but, in fact, is about to awake. Freed from its icy prison, the insidious life-form goes on the attack. Paranoia spreads like wildfire among the crew as they fight to survive against a creature that assumes the shapes of its victims.

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Genres: Horror, Thriller, Science fiction

Distributor: Universal Pictures

The Thing (2011)

Release Date: October 14th, 2011|1 hr. 43 min.

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  • One gut-busting death after another, terror giving way to tedium. Your call. show more

  • The best thing about The Thing, the third - and the least interesting - big-screen adaptation of the John W. Campbell Jr. short story "Who Goes There?", is its closing credits. show more

  • Heijningen doesn't display the instinct of the best Hollywood action directors to give the audience what it craves at the big moments, except for a few gory in-your-face shots. show more

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  • December 19, 2013 rz00000000120708
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    Are you people retarded? This isn\'t a remake, its a PREQUEL!!!!! To the 1982 film. That\'s why they\'re chasing the dog in the end, where the 1982 movie started......

  • February 16, 2012 hr00000000113029
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    If you like this genre and didn\'t like this movie your a tool...nuff said the effects were great it was intense and the acting was decent what more could you want? Note to most movie critics \" noone in the real world likes those bullsh*t artsy movies you all think are so compelling, pull the tree branch outta your a*s and just enjoy being entertained for a change.

  • February 03, 2012 nnojr
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    This is simply a remake of the original. The original with Kurt Russell is still as scary if not more than this film. Sorry! Not worth the money!


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