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Who Goes There?: The Thing returns to the tabletop

7 monthes ago   |   By Ars Technica

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Few moments linger in my brain like a particular scene in John Carpenter's movie The Thing. In the cold of an Antarctic night, the group corners and confronts a mutated imitation of their pal Bennings, its eyes wide and mouth gaping. They give it the torch and burn it down. The moment is as unsettling as the film is iconic.
Carpenter's work was an imaginative take on the novella Who Goes There? by...
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