All Kubrick fans out there, head over to what about the twinkie? to see what us Film Clubbers had to say about The Shining (1980). An interesting mixture of thoughts and ratings. Brrr….
This months Film Club is a suittably scary edition as Natasha from the excellent Films and Things chose Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining. Read on as we dissect the classic 1980 horror.
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3 thoughts on “Film Club: The Shining”
This one is a classic for a reason. Every time I watch it, I see how it has influenced another movie. Incredible!
Excellent review. “Film as hypnotism” is a perfect statement for this astounding film. Every time I watch The Shining it grabs me by the throat and never lets go.
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Me too! I’m curious to watch the other version MovieRob mentioned. Just to compare. Ever heard of that?