The Thing (1982)

A research team in Antarctica is hunted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of its victims.

All Releases

Domestic (99.9%)
$19,857,465
International ()
$4,881
Worldwide
$19,872,469
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorUniversal Pictures
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Domestic Opening$3,107,897
Earliest Release DateJune 25, 1982 (Domestic)
Running Time1 hr 49 min
GenresHorror Mystery Sci-Fi

By Release

Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseJune 25, 1982EMEA, Domestic$19,857,465$1,166$19,858,631
2020 Re-releaseOctober 30, 2020APAC, EMEA$2,293$7,009
2022 Re-releaseAPAC$1,422$6,829

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic1$19,857,4653,767
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
New Zealand1$1,4226,575
Australia2$1,0507,758
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Iceland1$1,2433,111
Portugal1$1,1665,550