"Let's not call ourselves robbers, but Diana's foresters. Gentlemen of the shade. Minions of the Moon. Men of good government."

~ My Own Private Idaho (1991)

The Shining

A man, his son and wife become the winter caretakers of an isolated hotel where Danny, the son, sees disturbing visions of the hotel's past using a telepathic gift known as "The Shining". The father, Jack Torrance, is underway in a writing project when he slowly slips into insanity as a result of cabin fever and former guests of the hotel's ghosts. After being convinced by a waiter's ghost to "correct" the family, Jack goes completely insane. The only thing tha

  • Rated: R
  • Genre(s): Drama, Horror
  • Release Date: 05/23/1980
  • Run Time: 142 minutes
  • Director(s): Stanley Kubrick
  • Writers: Stephen King, Stanley Kubrick
  • Stars: Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd
  • Cast: Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd, Scatman Crothers, Barry Nelson, Philip Stone, Joe Turkel, Anne Jackson, Tony Burton, Lia Beldam, Billie Gibson, Barry Dennen, David Baxt, Manning Redwood, Lisa Burns
  • Studios: Warner Bros. Pictures, Hawk Films, Peregrine

The Shining



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