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The shining / Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Stanley Kubrick film ; produced in association with the Producer Circle Company ; produced by Stanley Kubrick ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick & Diane Johnson ; directed by Stanley Kubrick.

Kubrick, Stanley, (screenwriter,, film producer,, film director.). Johnson, Diane, 1934- (screenwriter.). Nicholson, Jack, (actor.). Duvall, Shelley, 1949- (actor.). Lloyd, Danny, 1973- (actor.). Crothers, Scat Man, (actor.). King, Stephen, 1947- Motion picture adaptation of (work): Shining. (Added Author). Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd, Scatman Crothers, Barry Nelson, Philip Stone, Joe Turkel, Anne Jackson, Tony Burton. (Cast).


When a couple takes a job as hotel caretakers for the winter, their young son's psychic powers bring out the evil in the old hotel.

Record details

  • ISBN: 1419887505
  • ISBN: 9781419887505
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (142 min.) : sound color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Stephen King.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1980.
"This feature is presented in the full aspect ratio of the original camera negative as Stanley Kubrick intended."--Container.
Special features: behind-the-scenes documentary; the making of 'The shining' with commentary by director Vivian Kubrick; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photographer, John Alcott; film editor, Ray Lovejoy; music, Bela Bartok ... [et al.].
Participant or Performer Note:
Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd, Scatman Crothers, Barry Nelson, Philip Stone, Joe Turkel, Anne Jackson, Tony Burton.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R. Bonus material/trailer not rated and may not be closed-captioned.
System Details Note:
DVD ; NTSC , region 1 ; aspect ratio 4:3 ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer format.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
English or French dialogue, with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English (special features may not be subtitled or closed-captioned).
Subject: Extrasensory perception > Drama.
Haunted hotels > Drama.
Hotelkeepers > Drama.
Colorado > Drama.
King, Stephen, 1947- > Film adaptations.
Genre: Horror films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Lehigh Valley Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Allentown Public Library System.


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Allentown Public Library DVD SHIN (Text) 34455006725325 Adult DVD Fiction Available -

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