Exploring the dark interior of the mind and soul, the horror movie is one of the most revered of cult film genres. With a body of work spanning over 40 years, filmmaker John Carpenter is an icon of horror. While there are many movies that Carpenter has directed which have a strong following (including Dark Star, Halloween, The Fog, Christine, Escape From New York, and Big Trouble in Little China), “The Thing” remains one of his most revered efforts.
Including interviews with the cast and crew, behind-the-scenes footage and storyboards, this amazing documentary provides a unique glimpse into the production of the John Carpenter’s “The Thing” and is not to be missed.
In the winter of 1982, a twelve-man research team at a remote Antarctic research station discovers an alien buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Soon unfrozen, the form-changing alien wreaks havoc, creates terror and begins killing the researchers one by one.