The Shining (1980) 40th Anniversary presented by TCM

Release Date: May 31st, 2020

R |2 hr 35 min

Plot Summary

Academy Award winner Jack Nicholson and Shelley Duvall star in director Stanley Kubrick's disturbing adaptation of Stephen King's blockbuster horror novel. When writer Jack Torrance (Nicholson)--who has a history of alcoholism and child abuse--takes a job as winter caretaker for a hotel high in the Rocky Mountains, he, his wife (Duvall) and their psychic young son will be isolated until spring. But once the first blizzard closes the road out, the accumulated power of evil deeds committed at the hotel begins to drive Jack mad. Now there may be no escape for his wife and son in this haunting madness, memory and family violence. This anniversary event that includes exclusive insights from Turner Classic Movies.

Cast: Jack Nicholson , Shelley Duvall , Danny Lloyd , Scatman Crothers

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Genres: Drama , Horror

Production Co: Warner Bros. Pictures

Distributors: Fathom Events