In a future where most humans have moved underground to escape the pollution, one of the few pleasures left is a kind of narcotic in the form of chips which can be plugged directly into the... See full summary »
It's the first week of winter in 1982. An American Research Base is greeted by an alien force, that can assimilate anything it touches. It's up to the members to stay alive, and be sure of who is human, and who has become one of the Things.
The twist at the end is worth watching the whole movie
I bought this off e-bay because I am a Dennis Christopher fan. He is not in it as much as I would like but the movie as a whole is good. The writers lead you one way and then the other and you go right along with them, then at the end, they get you.
You probably can't find it at your mainline video places, but keep an eye out for it, it is worth the rental.
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