The Thing
Collector's Edition
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1982
Director: John Carpenter
Rating: 16
UPC [Locale]: 8-712609-075939
Running time: 1:44 (104 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: PAL, Widescreen 2.35:1
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: September 12, 1999
Collection type: Owned (#74)
Status: Available
Purchase date: June 30, 2001
Purchase price: Hidden
SRP: 16,99 EUR
Purchase place: Media Markt
Review (movie): 0 / 10
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Overview
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Misc.
 • Profile Contributors
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Genres
Horror
Science-Fiction
Studios
Universal Pictures
Turman-Foster Company
Columbia Tristar Home Video
Audio format
EnglishDD
FrenchDD
ItalianDD
SpanishDD
PolishDD
CommentaryDD
Subtitles
Danish
English
French
Finnish
Norwegian
Portuguese
Czech
Dutch
Swedish
Tags
Region
Region: 2
Region: 4
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Extras
 • Scene Access
 • Audio Commentary
 • Trailers
 • Gallery
 • Featurettes
 • Production Notes
 • Outtakes
 • Leaflet with Production Notes and Photos
Crew
Direction
John Carpenter....Director
Writing
Bill Lancaster....Screenwriter
John W. Campbell, Jr.....Original Material By
Production
David Foster....Producer
Lawrence Turman....Producer
Wilbur Stark....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Dean Cundey....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Todd Ramsay....Film Editor
Music
Ennio Morricone....Composer
Sound
Thomas Causey....Production Sound Mixer
David Lewis Yewdall....Supervising Sound Editor
Colin C. Mouat....Supervising Sound Editor
Bill Varney....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Steve Maslow....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Gregg Landaker....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Kendrick P. Sweet....Sound Editor
David Katz....Sound
Art
John L. Lloyd....Production Designer
Henry Larrecq....Art Director
Cast
Kurt Russell....MacReady
Wilford Brimley....Blair
T. K. Carter....Nauls
David Clennon....Palmer
Keith David....Childs
Richard Dysart....Dr. Copper
Charles Hallahan....Norris
Peter Maloney....Bennings
Richard Masur....Clark
Donald Moffat....Garry
Joel Polis....Fuchs
Thomas Waites....Windows
Norbert Weisser....Norwegian
Larry Franco....Norwegian Passenger with Rifle
Nate Irwin....Helicopter Pilot
William Zeman....Pilot
Adrienne Barbeau....Computer Voice (uncredited)
John Carpenter....Norwegian (video footage) (uncredited)
Anthony Cecere....Norwegian (video footage) (uncredited)
Kent Hays....Norwegian (video footage) (uncredited)