The Thing (1982) Terror Takes Shape Documentary Part 1
The blood curdling, body morphing horror of John Carpenter’s “The Thing” is bona fide classic stuff. In this documentary the people that brought it to the screen talk about how it was done, from the great FX to the horrifying sounds that the monster from space emits. It’s all here for you to orgasm over.
And here’s part two, where we learn of jell-o arms..
And the final part, where they talk about the sound design.