The Shining 1980

Awards: 3 wins & 5 nominations

Signing a contract, Jack Torrance, a normal writer and former teacher agrees to take care of a hotel which has a long, violent past that puts everyone in the hotel in a nervous situation. While Jack slowly gets more violent and angry of his life, his son, Danny, tries to use a special talent, the "Shining", to inform the people outside about whatever that is going on in the hotel.


  • Barry Nelson

    Barry Nelson as Stuart Ullman

    The Shining (1980) | Airport (1970)

  • Danny Lloyd

    Danny Lloyd as Danny Torrance

    The Shining (1980)

  • Jack Nicholson

    Jack Nicholson as Jack Torrance

    The Shining (1980) | As Good as It Gets (1997)

  • Joe Turkel

    Joe Turkel as Lloyd the Bartender

    The Shining (1980) | Blade Runner (1982)

  • Scatman Crothers

    Scatman Crothers as Dick Hallorann

    The Shining (1980) | One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

  • Shelley Duvall

    Shelley Duvall as Wendy Torrance

    The Shining (1980) | Annie Hall (1977)


  • Stanley Kubrick

    Stanley Kubrick

    Director, Producer, Writer

  • Stephen King

    Stephen King



  • Warner Bros. Inc

    Warner Bros. Inc