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The Thing

The Thing
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Cult Horror Movies, Movies Based on Books, Chilling Horror Movies, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Gory Horror Movies, Horror Movies, Sci-Fi Horror Movies, Alien Sci-Fi
Director(s): John Carpenter


Working in a remote research station, scientists find themselves hunted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of its victims. Antarctica. A dozen scientists. A freezing storm looms, and a shape-shifting alien wakes up. It's gonna be a long night.

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Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, T.K. Carter, David Clennon, Keith David, Richard Dysart, Charles Hallahan, Peter Maloney, Richard Masur, Donald Moffat, Joel Polis, Thomas G. Waites

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