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.
Shelley Duvall suffered from nervous exhaustion throughout filming, including physical illness and hair loss.
Hi, I've got an appointment with Mr. Ullman. My name is Jack Torrance.
When Jack is talking to Lloyd at the bar the second time, we can clearly see ice cubes in Jack's glass. After Lloyd says, "Orders from the house", the ice has melted completely.
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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