“The Shining” : Movies @ the Warner
Thursday February 2 2023
Approximate running time: 2 hours
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Torrington CT 06790
THE SHINING dir. Stanley Kubrick, 1980. Cast: Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall.
Format: Digital Projection. 143 min. R
Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson) becomes winter caretaker at the isolated Overlook Hotel in Colorado, hoping to cure his writer’s block. He settles in along with his wife, Wendy (Shelley Duvall), and his son, Danny (Danny Lloyd), who is plagued by psychic premonitions. As Jack’s writing goes nowhere and Danny’s visions become more disturbing, Jack discovers the hotel’s dark secrets and begins to unravel into a homicidal maniac hell-bent on terrorizing his family.