In this horror film, a family spends the winter in an abandoned hotel when the patriarch takes a job as the hotel's caretaker. Things get ugly when the spirits haunting the hotel turn the man into a menacing monster. Adapted from a novel by Stephen King, the film is directed by Stanley Kubrick, who allegedly abused star Shelley Duvall during filming.
The Shining is a 1980 horror movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 26 minutes.
It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.4 and a MetaScore of 66.
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