Cast 20

  1. Kenneth Tobey

    Kenneth Tobey
    Captain Patrick Hendry

  2. Margaret Sheridan
  3. Robert Cornthwaite

    Robert Cornthwaite
    Dr. Arthur Carrington

  4. Douglas Spencer

    Douglas Spencer
    Ned 'Scotty' Scott

  5. James Arness

    James Arness
    'The Thing'

  6. James Young

    James Young
    Lt. Eddie Dykes

  7. Dewey Martin

    Dewey Martin
    Crew Chief Bob

  8. Robert Nichols

    Robert Nichols
    Lt. Ken 'Mac' MacPherson

  9. John Dierkes

    John Dierkes
    Dr. Chapman

  10. Eduard Franz

    Eduard Franz
    Dr. Stern

  11. Paul Frees

    Paul Frees
    Prof. Voorhees

  12. David McMahon

    David McMahon
    Gen. Fogarty

  13. William Self
    Corporal Barnes

  14. Nicholas Byron
    Tex Richards

  15. George Fenneman
    Dr. Redding

  16. Norbert Schiller
    Dr. Lorenz

  17. Everett Glass
    Prof. Wilson

  18. Edmond Breon
    Prof. Ambrose

  19. William Neff
    Bill Stone

  20. Sally Creighton
    Mrs. Chapman

Crew 22


  1. Albert S. D'Agostino
    Art Direction

  2. John Hughes
    Art Direction

  3. Darrell Silvera
    Set Decoration

  4. William Stevens
    Set Decoration


  1. Russell Harlan

    Russell Harlan
    Director of Photography

Costume & Make-Up

  1. Larry Germain

  2. Lee Greenway
    Makeup Supervisor


  1. Donald Steward
    Special Effects

  2. Linwood G. Dunn
    Special Effects

  3. Tom Steele

    Tom Steele


  1. Christian Nyby

  2. Arthur Siteman
    Assistant Director


  1. Roland Gross


  1. Howard Hawks

    Howard Hawks

  2. Edward Lasker
    Associate Producer

  3. Walter Daniels
    Production Manager


  1. Dimitri Tiomkin
    Original Music Composer

  2. Dimitri Tiomkin
    Music Director


  1. Charles Lederer

  2. John W. Campbell Jr.
    Original Story

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