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2011 | R | Action Adventure

An American scientific expedition to Antarctica makes an incredible discovery — an alien spaceship with a mysterious and sinister frozen “thing” found nearby. They decide to drill through the ic...

U.S. Release Date

The Thing release date was Friday, October 14, 2011. in 2,997 theaters

On DVD

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

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Directed by

Matthijs van Heijningen

Screenwriter

Eric Heisserer

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Rating MPAA

R for strong creature violence and gore, disturbing images, and language

Storylines 3 more

An American scientific expedition to Antarctica makes an incredible discovery — an alien spaceship with a mysterious and sinister frozen “thing” found nearby. They decide to drill through the ice encasement, ultimately freeing the trapped organism and triggering a series of horrific incidents and attacks.

Trivia & Production Notes

  • Prequel to the 1982 John Carpenter film and the 1951 original, "The Thing From Another World".

Shooting Locations

  • TBA 2010: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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