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The Thing

Author: Howard HawksChristian NybyRobert CornthwaiteJames ArnessMargaret SheridenAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : 50th anniversary edView all editions and formats
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An Artic scientific expedition accidently thaws out an alien spaceship, whose occupant develops a taste for human flesh.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Feature films
Drama
Film and video adaptations
Named Person: John Wood Campbell; John W Campbell, Jr.
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Hawks; Christian Nyby; Robert Cornthwaite; James Arness; Margaret Sheriden; Kenneth Tobey; John W Campbell, Jr.
ISBN: 0780643453 9780780643451
OCLC Number: 1039799287
Language Note: In English with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned.
Notes: British title: Thing from another world.
Based on: Who goes there? / by J. W. Campbell Jr.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951.
Features: interactive menus, theatrical trailer, scene access.
Cast: Robert Cornthwaite, Kenneth Tobey, Margaret Sheriden, James Arness.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (87 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Dolby digital mono.
Other Titles: Thing from another world
Responsibility: RKO Films, Winchester ; produced by Howard Hawks ; directed by Christian Nyby ; screenplay, Charles Lederer.

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An Artic scientific expedition accidently thaws out an alien spaceship, whose occupant develops a taste for human flesh.

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