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.
In a shot of the kitchen in the Torrance's Boulder apartment, Ivory and Joy dishwashing liquid are seen on a shelf.
Hi, I've got an appointment with Mr. Ullman. My name is Jack Torrance.
When Jack enters Mr. Ullman's office for the interview, you can see Kubrick's head and a crew member reflected in the window.
The movie's opening titles are also the only instance in any Kubrick film where scrolling credits, rather than title cards, are used.
$622,337 (USA) (26 May 1980)
$44,017,374 (USA) (31 December 1980)
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