How The Thing’s Gross Defibrillator Chest Chomp Scene Was Made

How The Thing’s Gross Defibrillator Chest Chomp Scene Was Made

Video: John Carpenter’s The Thing is a masterclass on the use of practical effects. The makeup effects team worked for seven days a week for 57 weeks to create the realistic alien creatures, gore and viscera we see on the film. This neat video by Cinefix explains how they made it.