The Shining (1980)

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  • The Shining (1980)

    Movie Plot

    Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson) gets a job as the custodian of the Overlook Hotel, in the mountains of Colorado. The place is closed down during winter, and Torrance and his family will be the only occupants of the hotel for a long while. When the snow storms block the Torrance family in the hotel, Jack's son Danny - who has some clairvoyance and telepathy powers - discovers that the hotel is haunted and that the spirits are slowly driving Jack crazy. When Jack meets the ghost of Mr. Grady, the former custodian of the hotel who murdered his wife and his two daughters, things begin to get really nasty...

    Director : Stanley Kubrick

    Genre : Horror / Thriller

    Character : Jack Torrance

    Cast : Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd, Scatman Crothers

    More info : imdb



(8506 views / 22 replies)
jim - Sunday, 8th Mar 2009 @ 18:21

This ia absolutly Jack's best acting. they couldnt have picket a better person to play Jack Torrance Than a Jack Nicholson!! YOUR FANTASTICALLY TALENTED!!!!!!

#1 FAN
without a shadow of a doubt

maggie - Monday, 26th Jan 2009 @ 19:38

I love U Jack...
(Dreaming-thinking-singing-writing-tellin' about you....)

I'm like your t-shirt

Maggie (here's Johnny)

dylan - Saturday, 3rd Jan 2009 @ 02:45

i believe this is one of the pinnacles in horror movies.
But, i did have a problem with Jack's wife she is not the best actor.. i was almost unable to watch the scenes she was in..

lusia - Saturday, 4th Oct 2008 @ 20:07

Well...Shining is a masterpiece, I cant' write anything about it 'cause I love this damnable film like no other in the whole world! With it something new began to grow inside my heart, a new thoughts, a new style of life...I understood that moovie is a main kind of art in man's life(like a music)...So, I can tell so many words...Thank You, dear Jack.Thank You! If anybody thinks like me, I invite You to be my friendssmile)

kailey - Wednesday, 9th Jul 2008 @ 06:10

this is one of my favorit movie that he did even thow im 12 I have been watching this movie since I was 5 or 6 love it love love it love u jack

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