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The Thing

Opens on February 27

Director: John Carpenter Run Time: 109 min. Release Year: 1982

Starring: David Clennon, Keith David, Kurt Russell, T.K. Carter, Wilford Brimley

Join us for a pre-show presentation from Shauna Kaplan, Associate Professor of Biology & Microbiology, and stick around after the film for more conversation.

A team of American scientists investigate the empty, destroyed base of their Norwegian counterparts in Antarctica, only to discover a terrifying life force that can take the form of its prey.

Back for a second year! A series of films paired with presentations from scientists and scientific thinkers. Presented in collaboration with STEM Librarian Dan Chibnall and STEM@DRAKE. An initiative of the Coolidge Corner Theater with major support from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.


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