Sep 15, 2013
The Thing from Another World
This 1951 science-fiction drama, about an Air Force crew that finds a flying saucer near the North Pole and then must combat the deadly creature that emerges from it, set the template for a decade of alien invasions.
New Haven Register, Conn., Randall Beach column
June 22--What, I ask you, could be more fun than watching the original "The Thing From Another World" in the balcony of Bridgeport's Bijou Theatre? Yes, the original "Thing," from 1951, with James Arness, pre-"Gunsmoke," memorably portraying the alien who lands in the Alaska tundra and terrorizes a small crew of military officers and scientists.
The Jersey Journal
Family Viewing: 'The Thing From Another World'
Robert O. Cornthwaite, left, in turtleneck, and George Fenneman, second from right, in flannel shirt, examine the seedlings of 'The Thing From Another World' Once upon a time: The Air Force sends a crew up to the North Pole to help American scientists blast out a strange object they've found in the ice.
Huntsville Library screens 'The Thing'
The Huntsville-Madison County Public Library will present a free screening of the science fiction classic, " The Thing from Another World " , on Monday, April 8, at 6 p.m. The event marks the beginning of a sci-fi series, "Watch the Skies!", that will be shown at the main library facility throughout the month of April.
Halloween Countdown: The Thing from Another World
THE THING FROM ANOTHER WORLD . Christian Nyby may be credited as director, but it's long been established that Howard Hawks was the one calling most of the shots on this horror/sci-fi hybrid.