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The Shining

The Shining

Jack Nicholson
Director: Stanley Kubrick Cast: Jack Nicholson
Jack Nicholson
, Shelley Duvall
Shelley Duvall
, Danny Lloyd
Danny Lloyd
Stanley Kubrick

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"All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy" -- or, rather, a homicidal boy in Stanley Kubrick's eerie 1980 adaptation of Stephen King's horror novel. With wife Wendy (Shelley Duvall) and psychic son Danny (Danny Lloyd) in tow, frustrated writer Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson) takes a job as the winter caretaker at the opulently ominous, mountain-locked Overlook Hotel so that he can write in peace. Before the Overlook is vacated for the Torrances, the manager (Barry Nelson) informs Jack that a previous caretaker went crazy and slaughtered his family; Jack thinks it's no problem, but Danny's "shining" hints otherwise. Settling into their routine, Danny cruises through the empty corridors on his Big Wheel and plays in the topiary maze with Wendy, while Jack sets up shop in a cavernous lounge with strict orders not to be disturbed. Danny's alter ego, "Tony," however, starts warning of "redrum" as Danny is plagued by more blood-soaked visions of the past, and a blocked Jack starts visiting the hotel bar for a few visions of his own. Frightened by her husband's behavior and Danny's visit to the forbidding Room 237, Wendy soon discovers what Jack has really been doing in his study all day, and what the hotel has done to Jack.

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Product Details

Release Date: 02/02/2010
UPC: 0883929091614
Original Release: 1980
Rating: R
Source: Warner Home Video
Region Code: 1
Presentation: [Full Frame]
Time: 2:22:00
Sales rank: 1,714

Special Features

Closed Caption; Behind-the-scenes documentary the making of The Shining with commentary by director Vivian Kubrick; Theatrical trailer

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Jack Nicholson Jack Torrance
Shelley Duvall Wendy Torrance
Danny Lloyd Danny Torrance
Scatman Crothers Dick Hallorann
Barry Nelson Ullman
Anne Jackson Doctor
Philip Stone Grady
Joe Turkel Lloyd
Tony Burton Durkin
David Baxt Forest Ranger 1
Lia Beldam Young Woman in Bathtub
Lisa Burns Grady Daughter
Barry Dennen Watson
Norman Gay Injured Guest
Robin Pappas Nurse
Manning Redwood Forest Ranger
Jana Sheldon Stewardess
Burnell Tucker Policeman

Technical Credits
Stanley Kubrick Director,Producer,Screenwriter
John Alcott Cinematographer
Milena Canonero Costumes/Costume Designer
Brian Cook Asst. Director
Diane Johnson Screenwriter
Ray Lovejoy Editor
Kelvin Pike Camera Operator
Tom Smith Makeup
Leslie Tomkins Art Director
Roy Walker Production Designer
Terry Needham Asst. Director
James Devis Camera Operator
Michael Stevenson Asst. Director
Douglas Twiddy Production Manager
Wendy Carlos Score Composer
Stephen King Source Author

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Shining
1. Drive to the Overlook [2:59]
2. The Interview [2:04]
3. Quite a Story [5:28]
4. Bloody Vision [1:34]
5. The Doctor's Questions [2:15]
6. Family History [3:13]
7. Closing Day [2:52]
8. The Tour [4:27]
9. Doc Gets the Message [3:52]
10. Talk of Shining - and Room 237 [5:18]
11. A Month Later: Bouncing and Exploring [6:18]
12. Tuesday: Curiosity for Danny, Rules for Wendy [5:31]
13. Thursday: Snowbound [:51]
14. Saturday: Slipping out of Touch [2:24]
15. Come and Play [1:58]
16. Monday: "I Love You, Danny" [5:45]
17. Wednesday: Room 237 Beckons [:02]
18. Nightmares and Neck Wounds [1:31]
19. The Gold Room [4:00]
20. Words of Wisdom [3:28]
21. Halloran Shines; Room 237 Spooks [2:54]
22. Danny Shines; Jack Rages [7:51]
23. The Party [5:26]
24. Delbert Grady [3:11]
25. "Redrum! Danny's Not Here" [6:10]
26. Sabotage' [2:22]
27. Halloran Flies in [1:44]
28. All Work and No Play [3:41]
29. What Should Be Done With Danny [4:19]
30. Jack in Storage; Wendy in a Frenzy [5:36]
31. Grady Intervenes; Halloran En Route [4:57]
32. "Redrum!" [4:19]
33. "Here's Johnny" [2:24]
34. On the Prowl [4:20]
35. Halloran Killed [2:02]
36. Into the Maze [2:50]
37. "Great Party, Isn't It?" [1:46]
38. Escape [2:53]
39. The Overlook Claims Jack [3:53]
40. End Credits [2:20]

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