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The Thing

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6.2/10
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Horror Mystery 
Rated: 18+ (R)20111h 43mOn: HBO MAX HBO Tags: Based on Books Alien Space Country: Canada 

When paleontologist Kate Lloyd travels to an isolated outpost in Antarctica for the expedition of a lifetime, she joins an international team that unearths a remarkable discovery. Their elation quickly turns to fear as they realize that their experiment has freed a mysterious being from its frozen prison. Paranoia spreads like an epidemic as a creature that can mimic anything it touches will pit human against human as it tries to survive and flourish in this spine-tingling thriller.The Thing featuring Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Joel Edgerton is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming on HBO, streaming with subscription on IndieFlix Shorts (Via Prime Video), and 5 others. It's a horror and mystery movie with an average IMDb audience rating of 6.2 (120,576 votes) and was not well received by critics.

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX, HBO & IndieFlix).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#5,652 Ranked Movie

#4 Ranked in Movies on IndieFlix

#110 Ranked in Alien Movies

#608 Ranked in Horror Movies

The Thing has an average IMDb audience rating of 6.2 (120,576 votes) and was not well received by critics. The movie is extremely popular with Reelgood users lately.

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