The Thing from Another World (Blu-ray)

Scientists and American Air Force officials fend off a bloodthirsty alien organism while at a remote arctic outpost.
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  • ORIGINAL ASPECT RATIO - 1.37:1
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 27 minutes
  • Video: Black & White
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
  • Released: February 12, 2019
  • Originally Released: 1951
  • Label: Warner Archives

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User Ratings: 7,942
Rating: 61/100 -- A solid, workmanlike film that holds up better than one would expect. Full Review
Film and Felt
Mar 13, 2011
We wouldn't have much of the great horror of the modern era without such boundary pushing science fiction horror as [The Thing From] Another World Full Review
Cinapse
Mar 1, 2019
Rating: 3/4 -- It's still a very harrowing and action packed horror film... Full Review
Cinema Crazed
Nov 16, 2012
The film has more frissons than most of today's mega-budget productions, simply because it has the grace to construct a meaningful situation and coherent characters. Full Review
Chicago Reader
Jun 6, 2007
The overall message of The Thing emerges as distinctly hawkish. Reactionary or not, though, it's still a masterpiece. Full Review
Time Out
Feb 9, 2006
Rating: 3/5 -- Perhaps the most famous shot of the movie is also one of head-slapping irrelevance. Full Review
Suite101.com
Oct 14, 2011
Set the template for a decade of alien invasions.
New Yorker
Sep 16, 2013

Description by OLDIES.com:

Arctic researchers discover a huge, frozen spaceling inside a crash-landed UFO, then fight for their lives after the murderous being emerges from icy captivity. Will other creatures soon follow?
This product is made-on-demand by the manufacturer using Blu-ray BD-R recordable media. Almost all Blu-ray players can play BD-Rs, but the player might record an update from the manufacturer.
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  • Sales Rank: 4,476
  • UPC: 888574768720
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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