John Carpenter's The thing [Blu-ray]
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John Carpenter's The thing [Blu-ray]

By Carpenter, John, 1948- film director.
Lancaster, Bill, 1947-1997, screenwriter.

Genre Science fiction films.

Published [2016] by Scream Factory, Los Angeles, CA

UPC 826663169508

Bib Id 2543502

Edition Widescreen version.

Description 2 videodiscs (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

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Leader
05793cgm a2201117Ia 4500
ISBN
$26.00
UPC
826663169508
Publisher Number
SF16950
SF-16951--SF-16952
Language
eng
Call #
Blu-ray J
Title
John Carpenter's The thing [Blu-ray]
Varying Form of Title
Thing
Edition
Widescreen version.
Publication Information
[2016] by Scream Factory, Los Angeles, CA :
Description
2 videodiscs (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Form of Work
Motion picture.
Note
Title and credits from screen.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1982.
Wide screen (2.35:1).
Special features: Disc 1. New 2K scan of the interpositive supervised by director of photography Dean Cundey ; new audio commentary with Dean Cundey ; audio commentary by director John Carpenter and actor Kurt Russell ; audio commentary with co-producer Stuart Cohen; theatrical and teaser trailers ; TV spots ; radio spots ; still gallery -- Disc 2. New interviews with cast and crew ; "John Carpenter's The thing : terror takes shape", a documentary featuring interviews with John Carpenter, Kurt Russell, plus members of the cast and crew ; "The making of The thing" (1982) ; outtakes ; network TV broadcast version of The thing ; three vintage featurettes ; vintage product reel, containing a condensed version of the film with alternate footage ; behind-the-scenes footage ; annotated production archive, production art and storyboards, location scouting & more.
Creation/Production Credits
Special visual effects, Albert Whitlock ; special makeup effects, Rob Bottin ; music, Ennio Morricone ; director of photography, Dean Cundey ; editor, Todd Ramsay.
Cast
Kurt Russell, T.K. Carter, David Clennon, Wilford Brimley, Keith David, Richard Masur, Richard Dysart, Charles Hallahan.
Summary
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.
Audience
MPAA rating: R.
System Details
Blu-ray; region A; 1080p high-definition widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; DTS-HD master audio 2.0, 4.1 and 5.1; requires Blu-ray player.
DVD.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
For private home use only.
Language Note
English dialogue.
Genre/Form
Science fiction films.
Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Horror films.
Science fiction films.
Horror films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Films de science-fiction.
Films d'horreur.
Films de fiction

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