The Shining (1980)

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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.

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  • Jack Nicholson in The Shining (1980)
  • Jack Nicholson in The Shining (1980)

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Genres

Drama | Horror

Details

Release Date:

13 June 1980

Language

English


Country of Origin

UK, USA

Box Office

Budget:

$19,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$622,337 (USA) (26 May 1980)

Gross:

$44,017,374 (USA) (31 December 1980)

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