The Thing


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Paleontologist Kate Lloyd has traveled to the desolate region for the expedition of her lifetime. Joining a Norwegian scientific team that has stumbled across an extraterrestrial ship buried in the ice, she discovers an organism that seems to have died in the crash eons ago. But it is about to wake up. When a simple experiment frees the alien from its frozen prison, Kate must join the crew's pilot, Carter, to keep it from killing them off one at a time. And in this vast, intense land, a parasite that can mimic anything it touches will pit human against human as it tries to survive and flourish.

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The Thing Blu-ray and DVD Arrive January 31st
Joel Edgerton, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, and Eric Christian Olsen star in this horror prequel from Universal Pictures.
BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Real Steel Takes $16.3 Million
Footloose takes second place with $16.1 million, while The Thing debuts in a distant third place with $8.7 million.
EXCLUSIVE: The Thing Cast Interview Featurette
Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Eric Christian Olsen, and Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje discuss this prequel, in theaters Friday, October 14th.
Two The Thing Clips
Mary Elizabeth Winstead locks her comrades in a storage locker then makes a shocking announcement in these two scenes from this upcoming horror prequel.
The Thing Hi-Res Photo Gallery
Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. directs this horror prequel about scientists who make an unnerving discovery in Antarctica.
Second The Thing Clip
Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Joel Edgerton headline this gruesome prequel to John Carpenter's cult classic.
The Thing Russian Trailer
New gore and violence abounds in this latest look at Matthijs van Heijningen Jr.'s prequel to John Carpenter's cult classic.
The Thing Russian Poster
This latest look at Matthijs van Heijningen Jr.'s horror prequel finds the iconic space craft from John Carpenter's original classic breaking through the ice.
The Thing Debuts Custom Video Creator
We also have a new flamethrower game for the iPhone and Android along with some interesting YouTube prank videos from this horror remake.
The Thing Digital Comic Book Debuts!
Dark Horse Comics has released the first issue of a three-part series, which serves as a prequel to the Universal Pictures horror movie hitting theaters on October 14.
The Thing Red Band Trailer
Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. directs Joel Edgerton and Mary Elizabeth Winstead in this horror remake about a horrific creature discovered in Antarctica.
The Thing TV Spot
Joel Edgerton and Mary Elizabeth Winstead star in this horror remake about a group of scientists in Antarctica who make a shocking discovery.
The Thing Clip
Joel Edgerton gives Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje a scare in a glimpse of this horror remake about scientists who make a shocking discovery in Antarctica.
The Thing Comes to Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights!
The upcoming horror remake starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Joel Edgerton will be the inspiration for a new haunted house at the annual Halloween event.
The Thing Trailer!
Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Joel Edgerton star in Universal Pictures' remake of John Carpenter's horror classic.
The Thing Poster
Joel Edgerton and Mary Elizabeth Winstead star in this horror remake about a gruesome creature unleashed in Antarctica.
Fast Five Bumps The Thing Out of Release
The Fast and the Furious sequel doesn't want to compete against Super 8, leaving Universal's sci-fi prequel in the cold.
SET VISIT: Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Joel Edgerton Talk The Thing
We tour the Norwegian base camp of Matthijs van Heijningen Jr.'s sci-fi horror prequel for a look at the aliens of The Thing.
SET VISIT: The Thing Interview with Marc Abraham
The producer takes us behind-the-scenes of this science fiction horror prequel, directed by Matthijs van Heijningen Jr.
The Thing and Sanctum Posters Spotted
Check out the first teaser posters for two highly anticipated movies.
The Thing Set for Release April 29th, 2011
Universal Pictures has given the prequel an official release date.
First Image from the Set of The Thing Remake
Take a look at this snowy set for this new horror reboot.
Joel Edgerton Confirms The Thing Is a Prequel Story
The Australian actor puts to rest any speculation surrounding the origin of the plot.
Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Joel Edgerton Take on The Thing
Matthijs Van Heijningen is directing this project.
New Details on The Thing Prequel Emerge
Take a look at a new synopsis and some character breakdowns.
The Thing Prequel to Start Production in March
Matthijs Van Hejningento to direct the prequel to John Carpenter's 1982 cult classic thriller.
Matthijs Van Heijningen to Helm The Thing Remake
New film to be based on John Carpenter's seminal 1982 version.
Is Matthijs Van Heijningen Directing The Thing Prequel?
This follow-up to John Carpenter's film will revolve around R.J. Macready's brother.
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