|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 5 copies|
Shapeshifting -- Drama.
Antarctica -- Drama.
Science fiction films.
|Publisher|| Universal City, CA :Universal Studios Home Entertainment,©2004.
|Edition||Collector's ed., widescreen.|
|Other Titles|| Who goes there.
John Carpenter's The thing
Foster, David, 1929-
Lancaster, Bill, 1947-1997.
Carpenter, John, 1948-
Brimley, Wilford, 1934-
Carter, T. K., 1956-
Campbell, John W., Jr. (John Wood), 1910-1971. Who goes there.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, T.K. Carter, David Clennon, Keith David, Richard Dysart.
Director of photography, Dean Cundey ; music, Ennio Morricone.
MPAA rating: R.
In English and French, with optional subtitles in Spanish or French.
Title from videodisc label.
At head of container title: John Carpenter's.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1982.
Based on the story by John W. Campbell Jr.
Special features include: all-new digitally remastered picture; feature commentary with Kurt Russell and director John Carpenter; John Carpenter's The Thing, terror takes shape, an 80-minute original documentary featuring interviews with John Carpenter, Kurt Russell, special effects make-up designer Rob Bottin, legendary matte artist Albert Whitlock, plus other members of the cast, crew and special effects team; stop motion animation cut from the film; exclusive work-in-progress visual effects footage; behind-the-scenes location footage; original theatrical trailer; outtakes from the film; behind-the-scenes photographs; storyboards and conceptual art; annotated production archive.
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen 2.35:1; Dolby digital 5.1, Dolby digital 2.0.
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.