The Thing

Top 50 underappreciated PlayStation 2 games

Aaron Birch Odd List Mar 21, 2014

We take a look at some PlayStation 2 gems that were often unfairly judged or overlooked...

The top 22 haunting endings to modern movies

Simon Brew Ryan Lambie Odd List Feb 17, 2014

Whether they're bleak, shocking or sad, the endings to these 22 movies have haunted us for years...

10 mystifying Razzie nominations

Ryan Lambie Top 10 Jan 22, 2014

Like any awards ceremony, the Razzies can sometimes make some bizarre decisions. Here's our pick of 10 mystifying nominations...

Examining the critical reaction to The Thing

Ryan Lambie Feature Jan 20, 2014

John Carpenter's The Thing was panned by reviewers in 1982. We take a look at the angry critical reaction and the later reassessment...

5 convincing varieties of alien in cinema

Ryan Lambie Odd List Sep 11, 2013

Sci-fi movies are full of aliens, but which ones truly convince us that we're in the presence of the other-worldly?

Why are videogames so heavily influenced by movies?

Ryan Lambie Feature Aug 28, 2013

As Lost Planet 3 evokes memories of James Cameron's Aliens, Ryan wonders whether games will always be heavily influenced by movies...

The top 100 TV and movie monsters

Robert Mclaughlin Odd List Mar 28, 2013

Covering the gamut of TV and cinema from the past to the present, here's Rob's rundown of the 100 finest screen monsters...

Unused practical FX footage emerges from 2011's The Thing

Ryan Lambie News

Ever wondered what the pre-CG effects in 2011's The Thing prequel may have looked like? Here's a brief sample from an unused ending...

John Carpenter's The Thing at 30

Ryan Lambie Feature Jun 26, 2012

John Carpenter’s sci-fi horror The Thing celebrated its 30th birthday yesterday. Ryan salutes a disturbing genre classic…

Are we suffering from monster overload?

Ryan Lambie Feature Jun 19, 2012

Were you frightened by the creatures in Prometheus? If not, Ryan writes, that may be because we’re all suffering from monster overload...

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