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The Shining (Stephen King\'s The Shining)

The Shining
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Rebecca De Mornay Rebecca De Mornay
 Winifred Torrance 3 episodes, 1997
Steven Weber Steven Weber
 John Torrance 3 episodes, 1997
Wil Horneff Wil Horneff
 Tony 3 episodes, 1997
Courtland Mead Courtland Mead
 Daniel Anthony Torrance 3 episodes, 1997
Cynthia Garris Cynthia Garris
 217 Woman 3 episodes, 1997
Mickey Giacomazzi Mickey Giacomazzi
 2nd Waiter 3 episodes, 1997
Melvin Van Peebles Melvin Van Peebles
 Richard Hallorann 2 episodes, 1997
John Durbin John Durbin
 Horace Derwent / ... 2 episodes, 1997

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Stephen King Stephen King
(3 episodes, 1997)


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Television adaptation of Stephen King novel that follows a recovering alcoholic professor. He ends up taking a job as a winter caretaker for a remote Colorado hotel which he seeks as an opportunity to finish a piece of work. With his wife and son with him, the caretaker settles in, only to see visions of the hotel's long deceased employees and guests. With evil intentions, they manipulate him into his dark side which takes a toll on he and his family.
Release date: 27 April 1997
UPC: 085392252626
Tags: Thriller (5), Based On A Novel (5), Horror (5), Hotel (5), Remake (5), Stephen King (5), Tv Movie (4), Based On A Book (3), 1997 (3), 1990s (3), Supernatural (2), Suspense (2), Drama (2), TV Mini-series (2), Fearsome (1), Horrifying (1), Colorado (1), Television Adaptation (1), Movie (1), Child (1)
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" Stephen King hated that Stanley Kubrick minimized his novel and cast Jack Nicholson as the family father and made him be bonkers from the moment he showed his face so he decided to produce and screen-write this mini-series that were directed by long-running friend and collaborator Mick Garris. While an intriguing comparison piece it also show how sometimes an excellent novel don't translate that well to the screen if taken literally as plot points and character motivations become so obviously r"

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" TITLE OF WRITTEN WORK: The Shining PUBLISHED FORMAT: novel AUTHOR/CREATOR: Stephen King ORIGINAL PUBLICATION YEAR: 1977 HAVE I READ: Yes NOTES: I've even stayed at the Stanley Hotel where this novel was based on and this miniseries was filmed. It was so strange to walk the grounds and the hotel and recognize certain locations from the miniseries. "

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