Welcome to your typical Hollywood day. Hitfix did a little digging in hopes of uncovering why Matthijs van Heijningen Jr.’s The Thing (set report) was removed completely from Universal’s release slate for 2011. The result was your typical studio response. The site reports of plans for upcoming additional photography on the film, adding that the filmmakers have a cut of the movie and that they are now hoping to use this next round of photography to enhance existing sequences or to make crystal clear a few story beats or to add punctuation marks to the film’s feeling of dread. Same ol’, same ‘ol.