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Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1980-05-23

Runtime 144 minutes

Budget $19m

Revenue $45m


TMDB 8.2


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samantha_blizzard shared a tip "The psychological effects of staying in a remote empty hotel. A classic."

jennifer_johnston_7706 shared a tip "One of the best horror films of all times."

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zach_gallegos shared a tip "Red Rum Red Rum. The top psychological horror film of all time"

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nazli_jelveh shared a tip "Still one of the scariest movies I've ever watched"

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ohcrap shared a tip "Not as scary as I thought it would be, but still gave me the creeps 😃🪓"

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james_9089 shared a tip "Follow the book fairly well but Nicholson makes it a real character!"

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vivian_ortiz shared a tip "It's a classic, a must watch"

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kayla_phillips_1356 shared a tip "My all time favourite horror movie. Jack Nicholson is horrifying and Shelly Duvall's perfomance is great."

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edyta_maziarz-mierzejewski shared a tip "Creepy."

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cobie_conger shared a tip "My favorite horror film to date!"

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chilidogoroni shared a tip "My favorite horror movie"

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Mork shared a tip "I thought it was a great ending :)"

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mara_auletta shared a tip "i don’t know i really liked it all"

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wendy_schatz shared a tip "I have! Very intense."

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amanda_young_2741 shared a tip "One of the absolute best movies ever made."

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Solafide67 shared a tip "Best horror movie ever!!"

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michael_head_2692 shared a tip "Perhaps, my favorite horror film of all time."

jenna_gregory shared a tip "Probably when Danny writes redrum in the bedroom"

jenna_gregory shared a tip "I personally love Jack Nicholson"

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alexis_bartman shared a tip "I don't have one what's yours"

glynis_buck shared a tip "For a true horror/thriller with fantastic acting and production instead of tons of gore or CGI this movie can’t be beat."

amelia_8351 shared a tip "Scary but worth a watch if you like thrillers."

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lou_stellato shared a tip "Classic"

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alexandra_carey shared a tip "⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐"

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dante. shared a tip "Top 10 for sure."

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daniel_agudelo shared a tip "No, just saw the movie."

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nicholep24 shared a tip "One of those movies you never plan to watch but when you see it you GOTTA watch! #crazy"

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elizabeth_sanders_5655 shared a tip "Great movie"

erika_wood shared a tip "The must-watch follow up to the Shining is the making-of documentary called Room 327. Fantastic and creepy and deep."

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mary_dutcher_285 shared a tip "I dont know his name put its the child Redrum"

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2020_vision shared a tip "Overrated I rather Dr Sleep the top hat witch was sexy real adrenochrome addict"

elisabeth_derricott shared a tip "Kinds boring"

olivia_mooney shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"

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rusty_gentry shared a tip "Kubrick's brilliant foray into the horror genre"

bernard_whitson shared a tip "The Shininig"


markyb234 shared a tip "Amazing, great acting and very suspenseful throughout the whole movie!"

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marc-andr_bdard shared a tip "I love to watch around Christmas time, for some reason."

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samuel_l. shared a tip "The Standard by which all horror movies should be judged. CLASSIC"

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fred_s shared a tip "One of the best. A Classic"

jamie_olson shared a tip "The book was different in many ways, and was much better"

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deleted_user_1610567579423 shared a tip "One of my favorite movies ever cant get enough of it!"

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jenni_chance shared a tip "Love this movie. Jack Nicholson, they couldn't have pick any other person to play the role."

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bubblegumalaina shared a tip "Its really funny"

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marcus_maddocks shared a tip "One of Kings best creations. A must see for any horror fan."

ruben_76 shared a tip "Love this book & the movie too!"

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