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Synopsis: Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people that it kills.
Released June 25, 1982
Director: John Carpenter
Domestic Box Office Gross: $19.6 Million
Running Time: 1 Hour 49 Minutes
Starring: Kurt Russel, Keith David, and Wilford Brimley
Why You Should Watch It: With the prequel/remake in theaters now, maybe it's time to revisit the classic 1982 film. There's also the 1951 film The Thing From Another World. Either way you will be watching a solid science fiction film that may just scare the hell out of you in the process!