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R.J. MacReady (Character)
from The Thing (1982)

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The Thing -- In the winter of 1982, a twelve-man research team at a remote Antarctic research station discovers an alien buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Soon unfrozen, the form-changing alien wreaks havoc, creates terror and begins killing the researchers one by one.

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R.J. MacReady is a helicopter pilot for U.S. Outpost 31 in the Antarctic... See more »

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  1. The Thing (1982) Played by Kurt Russell
    ... aka "John Carpenter's The Thing" - USA (complete title)

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From The Thing (1982)
MacReady: How you doin', old boy?
Dr. Blair: I don't know who to trust.
MacReady: [swallows, sighs] I know what you mean, Blair. Trust's a tough thing to come by these days. Tell you what - why don't you just trust in the Lord?
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