Pingu's The Thing - Remake of John Carpenter's The Thing

Today is John Carpenter’s 64th birthday. To celebrate, here’s a remake of his 1982 hit film “The Thing” done entirely in claymation in the style of Pingu.

As of this post being published the film has been seen by 885,887 people, which may be more people than watched the 2011 remake…

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Also check out John Carpenter’s The Thing in Stop Motion with GI Joes from a few years ago.