DVD365.net
The Thing: Limited Edition (1982) artwork

The Thing: Limited Edition (1982)

Friday 21st July 2017

Critically panned at the time of its release, John Carpenter's The Thing has rightly gone on to become one of the most celebrated sci-fi horror efforts ever made now newly restored by Arrow Video on 23rd October 2017 in a stunning 4K transfer supervised by Carpenter and director of photography Dean Cundey.
Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, T.K. Carter, David Clennon, Keith David, Richard Dysart
John Carpenter
David Foster, Lawrence Turman
Arrow Video
1 hour 43 minutes
23/10/2017

Over the years, star Kurt Russell and master of horror John Carpenter have teamed up on a multitude of films (Big Trouble in Little China and Escape from New York to name a few) but of all their collaborations, 1982's horror/sci-fi amalgalm The Thing surely tops the list.

A research team based out in the snowy wilds of Antartica find themselves beseiged by a terrifying, shape-shifting creature which has found its way into their base. When it becomes clear that the creature can take the form of any organism it so chooses, the tension within the team reaches breaking point any one of them could be... The Thing.

Critically panned at the time of its release, John Carpenter's The Thing has rightly gone on to become one of the most celebrated sci-fi horror efforts ever made now newly restored by Arrow Video on 23rd October 2017 in a stunning 4K transfer supervised by Carpenter and director of photography Dean Cundey.

  • Brand new restoration from a 4K scan of the original negative, supervised and approved by director John Carpenter and director of photography Dean Cundey
  • High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) presentation
  • Original Mono and DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
  • Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • Audio commentary by John Carpenter and actor Kurt Russell
  • Who Goes There? In Search of The Thing an all-new feature length documentary produced by Ballyhoo Motion Pictures exploring the history of The Thing, from the original novella to John Carpenter's terrifying science fiction classic. Featuring new interviews with the cast and crew, as well as authors, historians, and critics
  • 1982: One Amazing Summer an all-new retrospective documentary produced by Ballyhoo Motion Pictures about the unforgettable films released in the summer of 1982
  • John Carpenter's The Thing: Terror Takes Shape archive documentary on the background and production of the film
  • Vintage Featurettes
  • Outtakes
  • Behind-the-Scenes
  • Trailers, Teasers, TV and Radio Spots
  • Still Galleries
  • Poster
  • Lobby Cards
  • Book containing new writing on the film

Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.

Based on Margaret Atwood's award-winning, best-selling novel, The Handmaid's Tale, released on DVD 5th March 2018 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and MGM, is the story of life in the dystopia of Gilead, a totalitarian society ...Read more
Blade Runner 2049 artwork

Blade Runner 2049

DVDBD3D-BD4K-UHD15/12/2017

See what critics are calling "the best movie of the year" when Blade Runner 2049 arrives onto 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray and DVD and Digital HD 5th February 2018 from ...
Gomorrah artwork

Gomorrah

DVDBD12/02/2018

Only The Brave artwork

Only The Brave

DVDBD09/02/2018

The Tunnel artwork

The Tunnel

DVD15/12/2017

Murder On The Orient ... artwork

Murder On The Orient ...

DVDBD4K-UHD16/01/2018

The Florida Project artwork

The Florida Project

DVDBD16/01/2018

Outlander artwork

Outlander

DVDBD16/02/2018

Based upon the third of eight books in Diana Gabaldon's international best-selling Outlander, separated by continents and centuries, Claire and Jamie's epic time-traveling love story continues when ...
The Holly Kane Experiment artwork

The Holly Kane Experiment

DIGITAL16/02/2018

Happy End artwork

Happy End

DVDBD14/02/2018

Gomorrah artwork

Gomorrah

DVDBD17/02/2018

Suburbicon artwork

Suburbicon

DVD16/02/2018

Trauma artwork

Trauma

DVD17/02/2018

Queen

Review05/03/2007

An intimate and revealing portrait of Queen Elizabeth II and the Royal Family, The Queen takes a unique look behind closed doors during one of the most emotional times in recent British history, the ...

Flatliners

News16/01/2018

Academy Award® nominee Ellen Page, Diego Luna and Nina Dobrev star in the contemporary take on the 90's fan favourite Flatliners, available on Blu-ray and DVD 5th February 2018 from Sony ...

High Fidelity

Review28/05/2001

Rob Gordon is the owner of a semi-failing record store located on one of the back streets of Chicago. But Rob's business isn't the only thing in his life that's floundering as he's ...
"The plan will reveal itself to you when you're ready to see it."
Steve Jobs (2015)

The Simpsons

DVD13/02/201885

Blade Runner 2049

DVDBD3D-BD4K-UHD15/02/201880

Murder On The Orient Express

DVDBD4K-UHD17/02/201874

The Shanghai Job

DVD17/02/201872

Broken City

DVDBDNOTES15/02/20183453

Fast Girls

DVDBDNOTES17/02/20181600

The Ghost

DVDBDNOTES16/02/20181471

Escape Plan

DVDBDNOTES15/02/20181400

Racing Stripes

DVD17/02/20182275

Austin Powers

DVD09/02/20181311

The Simpsons

DVD09/02/2018799

#FemaleFightClub available #DVD 26th March by Exploitation Films
DVD365.net

The Ritual

DVDBD05/02/2018

The Deuce

DVDBD07/02/2018

The Lego Ninjago Movie

DVDBD4K-UHD3D-BD30/01/2018

Get a free daily news update. DVD365.net works with the Amazon Alexa flash briefing skill