September 25, 2010 1:15 pm
The Thing

The Thing

Director: John Carpenter
Writers: John W. Campbell Jr. (story) & Bill Lancaster (screenplay)
Release Year: 1982
Genre: Horror | Mystery | Sci-Fi | Thriller

A group of Norwegians pursuing and shooting a dog interrupt an American scientific expedition in Antarctica. The Norwegians helicopter that was chasing the dog crashes and both the pilot and shooter are killed, which leads to no explanation for the chase. The American Scientists give the dog shelter, but during the night it mutates, attacks other dogs in the cage and a members of the team. The scientist realizes that an alien life form with the skill to take over other bodies is on the loose so they can’t trust anybody, as anybody could be the alien.

Albert’s Review: “A great 80’s Horror movie, the story is quite entertaining and the effects are great considering the limitations they had in the 80’s.”
Rating: (7.5/10)

Nadia’s Review: “Quite a good film considering that the film was produced in 1982 and in those days there was no help of computerized features like nowadays!”
Rating: (7/10)