Picture from The Thing

A group of scientists (Ulrich Thomsen, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Joel Edgerton) are excited to discover an alien life form frozen in the ice of Antarctica. But their wildest imaginings about the mysterious creature don't prepare them for the horror that awaits when the monster suddenly comes to life and begins preying upon them.

MPAA Rating: R for strong creature violence and gore, disturbing images, and language.

The Thing

The most recent home video release of this movie is January 30, 2012. Here are some details…

The Thing releases to home video on January 31, 2012.

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Other mysterious aliens frozen on Earth are uncovered in the movies The Day the Earth Stood Still and Transformers. For a more realistic look at Antarctica and the people doing research there, check out the documentary Encounters at the End of the World.