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The Thing Below (2004)

Video  -  Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller  -  7 January 2004 (USA)
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A top secret drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico raises a dormant alien creature from the depths. Once loose, the creature goes on a murderous rampage.

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Captain Jack Griffin
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Crank Wowchowski
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Anna Davis
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Dean Rieser (as Peter Graham Gaudreau)
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Cassidy
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Mel Rodgers
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Bobby Gibbons
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Dixon
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Cole Griffin
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A top secret drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico raises a dormant alien creature from the depths. Once loose, the creature goes on a murderous rampage.

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Rated R for violence, language and sexuality | See all certifications »
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Please let me die!
13 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

There are no words to describe the absolute misery that this movie will subject you to. Before its end, you too would gladly welcome death.

The plot is awful. The CGI looks like it was hand-drawn onto the frames in production. The beginning credits attempt to be creative but butcher the intro. The same footage is shown over and over again, and most of it looks like it came from a 1980's 8bit video game.

What's worse is the insulting attempt to cover up how awful this film is by including a few busty women. If that's all you want from a movie, then you'll find it here. Just don't expect to be entertained.

If you're considering watching this movie, please don't throw away your life like that. Your time will be much better spent by watching that horrible Ewok movie that Lucas put out in '84. You deserve better than this.


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