Signing a contract, Jack Torrance, a normal writer and former teacher agrees to take care of a hotel which has a long, violent past that puts everyone in the hotel in a nervous situation. While Jack slowly gets more violent and angry of his life, his son, Danny, tries to use a special talent, the "Shining", to inform the people outside about whatever that is going on in the hotel.
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Writer: Stephen King (novel), Stanley Kubrick (screenplay), Diane Johnson (screenplay)
Production: Warner Bros. Pictures
Released: 13 Jun 1980
Awards: 4 wins & 7 nominations.
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Stay away from me
Can't live without them
Did you know
Come and play with us
You were the caretaker here
Some places are like people
What are you doing down here
Little slow tonight
I guess so
Wasn't it around here that the Donner...
I don't believe they did
I'd give anything for a drink
I'll send back a doctor
No need to rub it in
Do you really want to go and live in...
We've got canned fruits and vegetables
It's still hard for me to believe it...
The most terrible nightmare I ever had
I like you
Here's to five miserable months on the...
Let me out of here and I'll forget the...
He's the little boy that lives in his...
Your wife appears to be stronger than we...
You did this to him
Hair of the dog that bit me
Your husband introduced you as Winifred
I can't get out
Are you scared of this place
The police thought that it was what the...
It's amazing how fast you get used to...
When the place was built in 1907
How are things going
Just between you and me
The loser has to keep America clean
I'll just set my bourbon and advocaat...
I was afraid they were going to be there...
White Man's Burden
Do you know how I knew your name was...
I've got an appointment with Mr
Where ever you are
That your heart is not in this
Then chocolate it shall be
Haven't I seen you somewhere before
We don't drink
I never laid a hand on them
Jack Torrance - Jack Nicholson
Wendy Torrance - Shelley Duvall
Danny - Danny Lloyd
Hallorann - Scatman Crothers
Ullman - Barry Nelson
Grady - Philip Stone
Lloyd - Joe Turkel
Doctor - Anne Jackson
Durkin - Tony Burton
Young Woman in Bath - Lia Beldam
Old Woman in Bath - Billie Gibson
Watson - Barry Dennen
Forest Ranger 1 - David Baxt
Forest Ranger 2 - Manning Redwood
Grady Daughter - Lisa Burns
Grady Daughter - Louise Burns
Nurse - Robin Pappas
Secretary - Alison Coleridge
Policeman - Burnell Tucker
Stewardess - Jana Shelden
Receptionist - Kate Phelps
Injured Guest - Norman Gay
Woman in Black Gown in Ballroom (Walking Behind Jack Torrance) - Pauline Chamberlain
Ballroom Dancer - Ina Clare
Ballroom Dancer - Maxwell Craig
Hotel Porter - Paul Desbois
Ballroom lady - Lynda Fisher
Ballroom Guest - Charlie Gray
Man Sitting in Hotel Lobby - Aidan Harrington
Ballroom Dancer - Alan Harris
Ballroom Dancer - George Holdcroft
Man in Hotel Lobby - Barrie Holland
Smoking Guest on Ballroom Couch - Vivian Kubrick
Woman in Hotel Lobby - Aileen Lewis
TV Newscaster (archive footage) - Bertha Lynn
Hotel Bellhop - Derek Lyons
Dinner Guest - Peter McNamara
Hotel Worker - Cathy Munroe
Dinner Guest - Chris Parsons
TV Anchorman Glenn Rinker - Glenn Rinker
Old Woman in Ballroom (Walking Behind Jack Torrance) - Bunny Seaman
Ballroom Guest - Guy Standeven
Ballroom Guest - Reg Thomason