The Shining

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"He came as the caretaker, but this hotel had its own guardians - who'd been there a long time"
  • R
  • 1980
  • 2 hr 26 min
  • 8.4  (989,854)
  • 66

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
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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.

Where to Watch The Shining

The Shining is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at HBO Max, Apple TV, Amazon, Microsoft Movies & TV and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent The Shining for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1980
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    2 hr 26 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    8.4  (989,854)
  • Metascore
    66