The Shining

The Shining (1980)

He came as the caretaker, but this hotel had its own guardians - who'd been there a long time

  • Genre: Horror, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1980-05-23
  • User Rating: 8.2/10 from 11071 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 24min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Hawk Films
  • Production Country: United States of America, United Kingdom
  • Director: Stanley Kubrick
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Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.

The Shining Trailer

  • Jack Nicholson

    as Jack Torrance
  • Shelley Duvall

    as Wendy Torrance
  • Danny Lloyd

    as Danny Torrance
  • Scatman Crothers

    as Dick Hallorann
  • Barry Nelson

    as Stuart Ullman
  • Philip Stone

    as Delbert Grady
  • Joe Turkel

    as Lloyd the Bartender
  • Anne Jackson

    as Doctor
  • Tony Burton

    as Larry Durkin
  • Barry Dennen

    as Bill Watson
  • Lia Beldam

    as Young Woman in Bath
  • Billie Gibson

    as Old Woman in Bath
  • David Baxt

    as Forest Ranger 1
  • Manning Redwood

    as Forest Ranger 2
  • Lisa Burns

    as Grady Daughter
  • Louise Burns

    as Grady Daughter
  • Robin Pappas

    as Nurse
  • Alison Coleridge

    as Secretary
  • Burnell Tucker

    as Policeman
  • Jana Shelden

    as Stewardess
  • Kate Phelps

    as Receptionist
  • Norman Gay

    as Injured Guest
  • Paul Desbois

    as Hotel Porter (uncredited)
  • Vivian Kubrick

    as Smoking Guest on Ballroom Couch (uncredited)
  • Derek Lyons

    as Hotel Bellhop (uncredited)
  • Aileen Lewis

    as Woman in Hotel Lobby (uncredited)
  • Chris Parsons

    as Dinner Guest (uncredited)
  • Pauline Chamberlain

    as Woman in Black Gown in Ballroom (Walking Behind Jack Torrance) (uncredited)
  • Ina Clare

    as Ballroom Dancer (uncredited)
  • Maxwell Craig

    as Ballroom Dancer (uncredited)
  • Lynda Fisher

    as Ballroom Lady (uncredited)
  • Charlie Gray

    as Ballroom Guest (uncredited)
  • Aidan Harrington

    as Man Sitting in Hotel Lobby (uncredited)
  • Alan Harris

    as Ballroom Dancer (uncredited)
  • George Holdcroft

    as Ballroom Dancer (uncredited)
  • Barrie Holland

    as Man in Hotel Lobby (uncredited)
  • Bertha Lynn

    as TV Newscaster (archive footage) (uncredited)
  • Peter McNamara

    as Dinner Guest (uncredited)
  • Cathy Munroe

    as Hotel Worker (uncredited)
  • Glenn Rinker

    as TV Anchorman Glenn Rinker (archive footage) (uncredited)
  • Bunny Seaman

    as Old Woman in Ballroom (Walking Behind Jack Torrance) (uncredited)
  • Guy Standeven

    as Ballroom Guest (uncredited)
  • Reg Thomason

    as Ballroom Guest (uncredited)
Art Michael Lamont Draughtsman
Writing Stanley Kubrick Screenplay
Directing Stanley Kubrick Director
Production Stanley Kubrick Producer
Editing Ray Lovejoy Editor
Sound Winston Ryder Sound Editor
Sound Rodney Glenn Assistant Sound Editor
Sound Wendy Carlos Original Music Composer
Sound Rachel Elkind Original Music Composer
Camera John Alcott Director of Photography
Production James Liggat Casting
Writing Stephen King Novel
Directing Brian W. Cook Assistant Director
Production Jan Harlan Executive Producer
Lighting Larry Smith Gaffer
Art Leslie Tomkins Art Direction
Art Roy Walker Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Milena Canonero Costume Design
Camera Douglas Milsome Focus Puller
Writing Diane Johnson Screenplay
Costume & Make-Up Barbara Daly Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Tom Smith Makeup Artist
Production Douglas Twiddy Production Manager
Lighting John Fenner Lighting Technician
Art John Fenner Draughtsman
Sound Ivan Sharrock Sound Recordist
Directing Terry Needham Assistant Director
Art Tessa Davies Set Dresser
Production Martin Richards Associate Producer
Editing George Akers Assistant Editor
Crew Jon Bunker Special Effects Technician
Production Paul Hitchcock Executive In Charge Of Production
Camera Ted Churchill Steadicam Operator
Art Karen Brookes Property Buyer
Camera Greg MacGillivray Helicopter Camera
Sound Robert Gravenor ADR Mixer
Production Robert Fryer Associate Producer
Sound Jack T. Knight Sound Editor
Camera James Devis Camera Operator
Art Miguel Sá Fernandes Set Dresser
Art Peter Hancock Property Master
Art Philip McDonald Props
Camera Martin Kenzie Assistant Camera
Camera Peter Robinson Assistant Camera
Directing June Randall Continuity
Camera Garrett Brown Steadicam Operator
Sound Lionel Strutt Foley Mixer
Art Bob Walker Decorator
Camera Ray Andrew Steadicam Operator
Lighting Lou Bogue Gaffer
Camera Kelvin Pike Camera Operator
Art Michael Boone Draughtsman
Production Emilio D'Alessandro Production Assistant
Production Marlene Butland Production Secretary
Directing Michael Stevenson Assistant Director
Sound Dino Di Campo Sound Editor
Sound Ken Weston Boom Operator
Editing Gordon Stainforth Assistant Editor
Costume & Make-Up Ron Beck Wardrobe Supervisor
Crew Jack Cooper Stunts
Lighting Jimmy Worley Electrician
Art Barry Arnold Props
Production Jo Gregory Production Accountant
Camera Paul Kenward Assistant Camera
Crew Les Hillman Special Effects
Production Mary Lea Johnson Associate Producer
Art Len Furey Construction Manager
Art Fred Gunning Head Carpenter
Art Laurie Kerr Standby Carpenter
Art Edward Rodrigo Property Buyer
Art Del Smith Painter
Art Peter Spencer Props
Sound Michael Charman Boom Operator
Sound Richard Daniel Sound Recordist
Crew Malcolm Mott Special Effects Assistant
Camera Maurice Arnold Focus Puller
Lighting Jim Kelly Key Rigging Grip
Camera Dennis Lewis Grip
Camera Danny Shelmerdine Assistant Camera
Lighting Bob Tanswell Electrician
Costume & Make-Up Ken Lawton Wardrobe Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Veronica McAuliffe Wardrobe Assistant
Editing Eddie Gordon Color Grading
Editing Steve Pickard Assistant Editor
Editing Gill Smith Assistant Editor
Editing Adam Unger Assistant Editor
Sound Jorge Calandrelli Orchestrator
Production Pat Pennelegion Production Secretary
Sound Luke Hanson Boom Operator