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    Unique ID Code: 0000122294
    Added by: David Beckett
    Added on: 21/10/2009 18:29
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    The Thing

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    Man is the warmest place to hide...
    Certificate: 18
    Running Time: 109 mins
    Retail Price: £19.99
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    Content Type: Movie

    Synopsis:
    Horror-meister John Carpenter (Halloween, Escape from New York) teams Kurt Russell's outstanding performance with incredible visuals to build this chilling version of the classic The Thing.

    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. Once unfrozen, the form-changing alien wreaks havoc, creates terror and becomes one of them.

    Special Features:
    - Making of documentary "John Carpenter`s The Thing: Terror Takes Shape"
    - Feature Commentary with director Carpenter and Kurt Russell
    - Production Background Archive
    - Cast Production Photos
    - Production Art & Storyboards
    - Location design
    - Production Archives
    - Outtakes
    - Production & Post-Production Notes
    - Theatrical Trailer
    - U-Control
    - BD Live

    Video Tracks:
    1080p Widescreen 2.35:1

    Audio Tracks:
    English DTS HD Master Audio Surround
    French DTS 5.1 Surround
    Italian DTS 5.1 Surround
    German DTS 5.1 Surround
    Spanish DTS 2.0 Mono

    Subtitle Tracks:
    Danish
    Dutch
    English
    Finnish
    French
    German
    Italian
    Japanese
    Korean
    Norwegian
    Tradition Mandarin
    Spanish
    Swedish

    Directed By:
    John Carpenter

    Written By:


    Starring:
    Kurt Russell
    Wilford Brimley
    T.K. Carter
    David Clennon
    Keith David
    Richard Dysart
    Charles Hallahan
    Peter Maloney
    Richard Masur
    Donald Moffat
    Joel Polis
    Thomas G. Waites

    Casting By:
    Anita Dann

    Soundtrack By:
    Ennio Morricone

    Music From:
    Stevie Wonder

    Director of Photography:
    Dean Cundey

    Editor:
    Todd C. Ramsay

    Production Designer:
    John J. Lloyd

    Visual Effects:
    Rob Bottin
    Stan Winston

    Producer:
    David Foster
    Lawrence Turman

    Executive Producer:
    Wilbur Stark

    Distributor:
    Universal Home Video

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