We tiptoe through John Carpenter’s “The Thing” and discuss:
- special effects and how they tie into the theme;
- building suspense;
- and other such stuff and things and stuff.
“Horror is always the same. It changes with the culture and changes with technology. The stories are always the same. There are just two basic stories in horror, two simple ones — evil is outside and evil is in here [in the heart].“ – John Carpenter