The Shining

The Shining (1980)

  • Director: Stanley Kubrick
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  • Genre: Drama, Horror, Slasher
  • Country: UK, USA
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Plot

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 both past and future.

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But there is no way, within the film, to be sure with any confidence exactly what happens, or precisely how, or really why. Kubrick delivers this uncertainty in a film where the actors themselves vibrate with unease.
— Roger Ebert (Chicago Sun-Times)