Tag Archives: The Shining

10 Best Horror Films, Chosen By Tim Robey


An interesting and thoughtful list with a couple of surprises. I might do my own…

10 best horror films, chosen by Tim Robey – Telegraph.

Shining a light inside Room 237

A documentary on how audiences look for meaning in films, and in particular how they can latch on to one movie, obsessively, and explore every nuance in an attempt to unlock the crypto-messages that may or may not be buried in them. Enter The Shining, and the fans it has trapped within its very own Overlook Hotel of semiotics. Sounds fascinating!

 Shining a light inside Room 237 | Film | The Guardian.

And Another King Thing…

The sequel to Stephen King’s 1977 masterpiece The Shining has been announced. Due in 2013, Doctor Sleep will revisit Danny Torrance as a tortured adult. I haven’t followed King’s recent work much, but this one… yep, excited I am.

Jack Nicholson in Kubrick's film, The Shining

Jack Nicholson in Kubrick’s film, The Shining

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