The Shining

Friday, February 23 - Saturday, March 16, 2024

Kubrick meets Stephen King: in the deserted off-season at a massive, isolated resort hotel, new caretaker Jack Nicholson descends into madness, with wife Shelley Duvall and their son the only witnesses.

Screening as part of our Winter-Spring 2024 edition of “Waverly Midnights: Late-Night Favorites.”


  • Country USA
  • Year 1980
  • Running Time 146 minutes
  • Format DCP
  • Distributor Warner Brothers
  • Director Stanley Kubrick
  • Writer Stephen King (novel), Stanley Kubrick (screenplay), Diane Johnson (screenplay)
  • Editor Ray Lovejoy
  • Cinematographer John Alcott
  • Cast Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd
  • Accessibility Assistive Listening, T-Coil, Closed Captioning

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