The Thing

The back of this publicity still reads

TT-46—-AFTER THE BATTLE”S OVER—-Doctoring and being doctored after meeting The Thing are (l. to r.) Sally Creighton, William Self, John Dierkes, Dewey Martin, Kenneth Tobey, Margaret Sheridan, Douglas Spencer and William Neff.  Chinese cook in background is Lee Tung Foo.  It happens in Winchester Pictures’ “The Thing” from another world, which RKO Radio will distribute.

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front page of foreign presskit for The Thing (1951)

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theater ad for The Thing (1951) misidentifies Spooky Wooky as a color cartoon.  Spooky Wooky is the Leon Errol comedy short.

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theater ad for The Thing (1951)in which Howard Hawks is not mentioned, but director Nyby is.

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foreign poster for The Thing (1951) with a missing piece in the corner.

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foreign flyer for The Thing (1951)

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theater ad for The Thing (1951).  Howard Hawks may not have taken director credit for the film, but his is the only name in the ad.

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banner for The Thing (1951)

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the scientists are puzzled by The Thing (1951)

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the scientific team attacked by The Thing (1951)  includes Kenneth Tobey and Dewey Martin

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laser disc for The Thing (1951)

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more pointing in The Thing (1951).  Actually its a cropped mirror image of another of today’s posts.

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even leisure time is tense with The Thing (1951) close by

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(1951)

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original publicity still for The Thing (1951) with  Kenneth Tobey, John Dierkes, Sally Creighton, Douglas Spencer