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The Thing (1951) was a Horror - Science Fiction Film directed by Howard Hawks and Christian Nyby and produced by Howard Hawks.

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On Blu-ray: Sci-fi Classic The Thing from Another World (1951)

By KC on Jan 23, 2019 From Classic Movies

The Thing from Another World (1951) is deservedly regarded as a classic of the sci-fi genre. It’s got the requisite thrills and fantastic creature intrigue, while distinguishing itself with well-developed, interesting characters, a legendary soundtrack, and sharp production value given its rel... Read full article


The Thing from Another World

By Amanda Garrett on Sep 28, 2016 From Old Hollywood Films

Today, I'm reviewing the science fiction classic The Thing from Another World (1951), which stars James Arness as an alien who menaces a polar research station. This article is part of Keep Watching the Skies! Science Fiction Movies of the 1950s Blogathon hosted by Cinematic Frontier. The fam... Read full article


The Thing from Another World (1951)

By Beatrice on Aug 11, 2015 From Flickers in Time

The Thing from Another World Directed by Christian Nyby Written by Charles Lederer from the story “Who Goes There?” by John W. Campbell, Jr. 1951/USA RKO Radio Pictures/Winchester Pictures Corporation Repeat viewing/Netflix rental This early sci-fi classic is a hell of a lot of fun. C... Read full article


Cinematic Dregs: The Thing with Two Heads

By Barry P. on Jun 27, 2015 From Cinematic Catharsis

(1972) Directed by Lee Frost; Written by: Lee Frost, Wes Bishop and James Gordon White; Starring: Ray Milland, “Rosey” Grier, Don Marshall, Roger Perry and Chelsea Brown Rating: *** “Genius must be prolonged. Philip, I want to transplant my head on a healthy body.R... Read full article


Cinematic Dregs: The Thing with Two Heads

By Barry P. on Jun 27, 2015 From Cinematic Catharsis

(1972) Directed by Lee Frost; Written by: Lee Frost, Wes Bishop and James Gordon White; Starring: Ray Milland, “Rosey” Grier, Don Marshall, Roger Perry and Chelsea Brown Rating: *** “Genius must be prolonged. Philip, I want to transplant my head on a healthy body.R... Read full article


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Scotty mentions being at the execution of Ruth Snyder and Judd Gray. This is a real case. The couple were tried for and convicted of the murder of Snyder's husband in 1927 and were executed in New York by the electric chair.
Partly filmed in Glacier National Park and at a Los Angeles ice storage plant.
Two months prior to principal photography, James Arness was brought in during the design and development of the makeup.
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