Released Date
May 23, 1980
Distributor
Warner Bros.
Genre
Horror
Rating
R
Budget
$19,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$45,332,952 + $1,665,820 = $46,998,772
84

Jack Nicholson

as Jack Torrance

72

Shelley Duvall

as Wendy Torrance

1910-1986

Scatman Crothers

as Dick Hallorann

49

Danny Lloyd

as Danny Torrance

1917-2007

Barry Nelson

as Stuart Ullman

About The Shining

A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where a sinister presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from both past and future.

About

Stanley Kubrick film about an alcoholic writer who goes insane in an isolated hotel with his family. The film is based on Stephen King's 1977 novel of the same name. 

Trivia

Stanley Kubrick directed, co-wrote, and produced the film. Jack Nicholson only ate his least favorite food, cheese sandwiches, for two weeks prior to shooting to get into an angry and irritable mood.