I saw The Thing a few weeks ago, so my memory of the movie is not as fresh as I would like it to be, but I felt a short review of the movie was still justified. From what I saw, there were more mumblings about the disappointment that The Thing was being remade than excitement for its release. That sentiment is fine and fair, but we should clarify now that it is not a remake, but rather a prequel to John Carpenterís 1982 original.
The movie stars budding starlet Mary Elizabeth Winstead, who I happen to be a fan of. Itís good to see her getting out there and getting more roles. It seemed like the production of Scott Pilgrim mightíve delayed her upcoming as the making of that movie took longer than expected. Winstead plays paleontologist Kate Lloyd in the film who is a powerful...[read more]