Films byTexts by John Carpenter
John Carpenter, 1982, 109’

A research team in Antarctica is hunted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of its victims. The film was a re-make of The Thing from Another World (1951) by director Christian Nyby, although it is usually attributed to its producer Howard Hawks. 


John Carpenter, 1995, 95’

Insurance investigator John Trent is hired to track down best-selling horror author Sutter Cane, who has disappeared while still owing his publisher the manuscript of his latest book.