A team of American scientists investigate the empty, destroyed base of their Norwegian counterparts in Antarctica, only to discover a terrifying life force that can take the form of its prey.
- Year: 1982
- Country: Canada, United States of America
- Genre: Horror, Mystery, Science Fiction
- Studio: Universal Pictures, Turman-Foster Company, Province of BC, Ministry of Tourism, Film Promotion Office
- Keyword: spacecraft, space marine, based on novel or book, mutation, paranoia, snowstorm, research station, alien life-form, alien, remake, creature, antarctica, shape shifting alien, alien infection, sled dogs, alien monster, alien parasites, isolated place, cult film
- Director: John Carpenter
- Cast: Kurt Russell, Keith David, Wilford Brimley, T.K. Carter, David Clennon, Richard Dysart