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Funny: The Thing from Another World
  • A majority of the cast get off decent one-liners, due to Hawks' love of Deadpan Snarker characters.
  • Nikki's immediate response to the question "How do you kill a carrot?"
    • "Cook it." Funny because it's given so quickly and nonchalantly that the audience can't help but chuckle at how simple a solution it could be.
  • The thermite destroys the priceless Flying Saucer. They then find the alien corpse.
    "How are we going to get it out of the ice?"
    "Knock it off!"
  • Scotty's gloomy comment on the likelyhood of finding the Thing.
    "When we lose 'em they stay lost!"
  • The radio man's response, cut off by the closing door, to a casual last minute caution by Hendry.
    "What do you mean guns are no good?!"
  • This line towards Scotty, and Scotty's response.
    "Well Scotty, did you get your picutre?"
    • Everyone looks to Scotty, only to watch him fall over backwards as he faints.
The Thin ManFunny/FILMThe Thing (1982)

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