R | | Drama, Horror
A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future.
According to Vivian Kubrick in her commentary on Making "The Shining" (1980), Margaret Adams (listed in the credits as the director's secretary, and also the Production Manager on Eyes Wide Shut (1999)) was the person who typed up all the hundreds ... ...
Hi, I've got an appointment with Mr. Ullman. My name is Jack Torrance.
As Wendy enters the bathroom to escape from Jack, the lampshade beside the bed is crooked. When Jack enters the apartment to break down the door with the axe, the lampshade is straight.
The party music plays over the closing credits. After it ends, we hear the Overlook Hotel ghosts applaud. They then talk amongst themselves until their voices fade away.
$622,337 (USA) (26 May 1980)
$44,017,374 (USA) (31 December 1980)
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