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Still irrevocably scarred by the trauma he endured as a child at the Overlook, Dan Torrance has fought to find some semblance of peace. But that peace is shattered when he encounters Abra, a courageous teenager with her own powerful extrasensory gift, known as the 'shine'. Instinctively recognising

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2019-10-30

Runtime 152 minutes

Budget $45m

Revenue $72m


TMDB 7.2


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the_girl_abides shared a tip "I loved this so much! Awesome story with truly scary bad guys and some very brave kids"

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mco shared a tip "Entertaining story but not one bit scary."

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darlene_stelly shared a tip "That this movie had anything to do with "The Shining" is pure sacrilege...actors were amazing but"

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drunkbanthas shared a tip "WAY better than I expected from this sequel. The only annoying thing in the film is that dumb hat the lady is wearing. 🎩"

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annemarie_dupnick shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️"

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abs shared a tip "Opinions and thoughts comment below I’m curious #horrorfocus"

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Detroit_Pilgrim shared a tip "Fans have inspiration ‘if’ they want to be role–models."

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r1l3yru3 shared a tip "what even was this mess"

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kenya_williams_7747 shared a tip "I didn’t hate it, but it really could’ve ended with the Shinning and I would’ve been fine. 🤷🏾‍♀️"

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sherri_arney shared a tip "This was the sequel to The Shinning starring Jack Nicholson. Great movie with a great ending"

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samanthaxmcgee shared a tip "In my top ten fav movies!"

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vivian_ortiz shared a tip "Sooo good"

ashley_monique_balo shared a tip "Well done Mr King.well done!@"

krista_6856 shared a tip "Sequel to the shining. Loved it!"

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jennifer_miller_7442 shared a tip "ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!! Huge fan of Stephen King in general and love the book. This film captures it all and you'll love it 🖤🖤"

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erick_sosa shared a tip "7.3/10"

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vickie_white shared a tip "It's my kind of scary. Full of suspense."

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fromwonderland shared a tip "As a fan of The Shining, I enjoyed this continuation of the story so much."

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melissaam shared a tip "I love this movie"

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jayne_tardiff shared a tip "I really liked this sequel after loving the shining so much"

kaylan_russell shared a tip "Unreal sequel to a classic. Such an important part of the story, loved this."

jennifer_foshee shared a tip "Fav!! Love The Shining and Stephen King and this one did not disappoint!!"

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james_9089 shared a tip "Saw it the day it was released. Well worth the time🤓"

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melissa_busque shared a tip "Good sequel to the shining! Maybe not as scary as the original but good to watch all the same."

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my_doggo_is_cute shared a tip "If you liked the original The Shining, you have to watch this. It’s not as good, but will do when your want a good horror movie."

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obisesan_ayodeji shared a tip "Got me on strings"

lena_r shared a tip "Hmm that’s hard to pick. I think I will have to say Dan. His character just has so much growth in this one."

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eric_hamstad_6067 shared a tip "I was surprised by how terrifying and original this movie is."

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common.speakeasy shared a tip "The best sequel to an icon I could look for realistically. More of a good movie than anything!"

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nadia_mckernan shared a tip "Read the book!!"

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megan_oh shared a tip "Best movie I've seen so far this year, it was exactly what I was hoping the sequel to The Shining would be."

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robert_ramos_8423 shared a tip "Was good... but not that good. The book was far better."

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lisa_wilcox shared a tip "Super chilling and love that it’s related the shining."

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gary_jung shared a tip "Good follow up to The Shining. A few twists and a solid cast."

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stacey_ulry shared a tip "Actually, not a bad movie."

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jill_swanson shared a tip "This movie is awesome! Be sure to watch The Shinning first or you’ll be lost!"

reece_satter shared a tip "This movie is so good, vastly underrated, and a great sequel to The Shining Ewan McGregor deserved an Oscar for this movie"

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morgan_oconnell_1763 shared a tip "Loved it! Read the book first though!"

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corinna_czach shared a tip "Great movie, kept the original story from “the shining” but with a twist, and a more modern idea"

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l_howard_7109 shared a tip "😁"

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gokul_babu shared a tip "It's a great movie and I really enjoyed it. Has a good plot, and strong casting to support the story."

richard_wittkohl shared a tip "Book has better ending"

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julia_moonlight shared a tip "My new favorite❤️‍🔥 it is a follow up from “The Shining”"

mara_1633 shared a tip "Was so good"

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david_kerr_jr. shared a tip "It was awesome 👍"

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matthew_welter shared a tip "Some scenes were immensely disturbing and graphically/sensually violent."

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jim_carr shared a tip "Watch “The Shining” before. Perfect sequel to the great movie."

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kessa_stephenson-taylor shared a tip "Loved this movie, surprisingly great sequel."

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stephany_ramsey shared a tip "Absolutely loved it"

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gaspare_loduca shared a tip "Great sequel to the Shining. Staying with the book but also the Stanley Kubricks movie. Very well made."

jonathon_wall shared a tip "Good Movie and great follow up to the sequel. I really liked how the overlook came back in to play!"

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sarah_nestheide shared a tip "This picks up years after The Shining, and it’s actually scary. Great actors, nice cinematography."

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stephanie_solin shared a tip "By far one of the best SK book to movie adaptations. Can't like enough"

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jazmyne_bennett shared a tip "Great acting choices and interesting story"

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raven_hill shared a tip "I didn't like the original shinning, but this Doctor Sleep is won me over."

rea_no shared a tip "Better than expected, wove it a lot of great things from the Shining plus added some new tangents to the story."

pc_8038 shared a tip "I honestly enjoyed this movie, I didn't see the greatest of reviews on this, can not understand why."

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jenna_marion shared a tip "A phenomenal sequel to The Shining- they did a great job with the production."

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charlene_johnson_756 shared a tip "Really good nice backstory for Danny"

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jasmyn_wise shared a tip "Thought this movie was great!!#theshinningvibe"

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david_flegal shared a tip "This movie is not that great"

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crystal_roberts_1560 shared a tip "I like action."

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deziray_crawford shared a tip "i loved this movie ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐/5"

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jenessa_jacobs_8242 shared a tip "Apparently I’m in the vast minority. Instead of paying homage to the Shining it desperately clings to its coattails. #sass"

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michael_sanders_4431 shared a tip "Great movie. Awesome throwback to the original."

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