The Thing (1982)

Episode 87 · March 13th, 2020 · 57 mins 58 secs

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In Episode 87 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Sean Paul Ellis talk about one of their favorite movies, The Thing!

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Show Notes




  • Released June 25, 1982
  • Dir. John Carpenter (Dark Star, Assault on Precinct 13, Halloween, The Fog, Escape from New York, Christine, Starman, Big Trouble in Little China, Prince of Darkness, They Live, In the Mouth of Madness, Escape from L.A.) 
  • Written by Bill Lancaster; based on the book Who Goes There? by John W. Campbell, Jr.
  • Music by Ennio Morricone (A Fistful of Dollars, For a Few Dollars More, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, Once Upon a Time in the West, Once Upon a Time in America, The Mission, The Untouchables, Cinema Paradiso, Casualties of War, Bugsy, Mission to Mars, The Hateful Eight) 
  • Starring Kurt Russell, A. Wilford Brimley, T.K. Carter, David Clennon, Keith David, Richard Dysart, Charles Hallahan, Peter Maloney, Richard Masur, Donald Moffat, Joel Polis, Thomas Waites


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