All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘The Shining’

‘Room 237′ Is Now Available On Netflix

Room 237, the much talked-about documentary exploring theories about Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining (loosely based on the Stephen King novel of the same name), has now become available on Netflix (both streaming and DVD). While the film is listed as a 2012 release, it only saw its limited theatrical run beginning in March before making its way to DVD this …

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Jack Nicholson Retires from Acting

“You can’t handle the truth!” Jack Nicholson proclaimed in A Few Good Men. And guess what? Maybe we can’t now, because he’s quitting acting. [UPDATED]: E! Online reported that sources close to Nicholson said that the movie star is not quitting acting; in fact, he’s considering a few scripts. According to Radar, an American entertainment news aggregate, a Hollywood film …

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Check Out This Shining-Inspired Film Ink Ad

Stanley Kubrick’s masterpiece The Shining continues to influence pop culture on a regular basis, and an ad from Australian film magazine Film Ink is the latest example. The hype around the documentary Room 237 has no doubt played a role in much of the recent interest in the film, but The Shining will continue to inspire countless pieces of Internet …

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“Shining” Sequel To Be Released This Time Next Year

Ok. Take a deep breath, Stephen King fans. There’s a sequel to “The Shining”, and it’s coming in September of 2013. I’ve been a fan of King’s since I was about nine, when I first stole “IT” from my mother’s bookshelf and read it cover to cover, not understanding much of what was in it and not caring. It was …

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Stephen King Reads the First Chapter of The Shining Sequel

When Stephen King announced his plan for a sequel to his smash hit, The Shining, the idea of psychic vampires perhaps scared some of King’s followers, especially in light of his criticism of Stephanie Meyer. While the wave of relief concerning Dr. Sleep hasn’t completely fallen upon us, the chance to revisit the world of Danny Torrance is still a …

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