John Carpenter's the Thing

John Carpenter's the Thing

Wed February 20, 7:30 PM

Muenzinger Auditorium

Film 3003: The Cinema of John Carpenter with introductions by Professor Sabrina Negri of C.U.'s Cinema Studies.

The stage is set for havoc and terror when a twelve-man research team finds an alien being that has fallen from the sky and has been buried for over 100,000 years.

Once in a while, the creators of a horror movie will just nail it. Everything in John Carpenter's The Thing works: the performances, the music, the monster(s), and especially the direction. This movie will be remembered fondly as one of the most underrated horror movies of the 80s. (S. Weinberg, eFilmCritic)

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