Ding aus einer anderen Welt was released in the year 1982。Ding aus einer anderen Welt is also called as The Thing, Vec, The thing - 'se' jostakin, John Carpenter's The Thing, Enigma de Outro Mundo, Effroyable chose, Cos, Ve, Cosa。
An American scientific expedition to the frozen wastes of the Antarctic is interrupted by a group of seemingly mad Norwegians pursuing and shooting a dog. The helicopter pursuing the dog crashes leaving no explanation for the chase. During the night, the dog mutates and attacks other dogs in the cage and members of the team that investigate. The team soon realises that an alien life-form with the ability to take over other bodies is on the loose and they don't know who may already have been taken over.